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Jane Lazarus Raisin materials, 1894-1994


Scope and Contents

This series consists of materials related to Jacob Raisin's wife, Jane Lazarus Raisin (1887-1965). Materials include her correspondence with her father, Marks Hubert Lazarus, her aunt Rachel Levy, and Jacob Raisin; a wedding invitation copper engraving plate announcing the marriage ceremony of Jane Lazarus to Jacob Raisin; certificates of recognition from the Jewish National Fund; congratulatory letters on the birth of Jane and Jacob Raisin's son, Aaron, and condolence notes on the death of Jacob Raisin, including letters from Stephen S. Wise and Abba Hillel Silver.


  • 1894-1994


Language of Material

From the Collection:

Materials in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.


From the Collection: 5.63 linear feet (12 document boxes, 8 oversize folders)

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Special Collections
College of Charleston Libraries
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Charleston South Carolina 29424
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