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Savitz brothers photograph

Identifier: Mss 1034-094

Collection Overview

This collection consists of one black and white photograph of the four Savitz brothers (Maurice, Isaac, Samuel, and Daniel) standing on a street in St. Matthews, South Carolina. Location believed to be at F.R. Huff Drive near Bridge Street.


  • Creation: 1920s-1930s

Language of Material

Materials in English

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

The Savitz family of St. Matthews, South Carolina, was comprised of Solomon Savitz (1876-1947), his wife Eittel "Ida" Read Savitz (1879-1948), and their four sons: Maurice (1913-2008), twins Isaac (1916-1977) and Samuel (1916-1996), and Daniel (1919-1985).


1 item (1 folder)


One black and white photograph of the Savitz brothers (Maurice, Isaac, Samuel, and Daniel) taken in St. Matthews, South Carolina, in the late 1920s or early 1930s.

Collection Arrangement

Materials are arranged and described at the item level.

Acquisitions Information

Gift of Miriam Grayson via Ruth Jacobs.

Processing Information

Processed by Anne Bennett, July 2011.

Inventory of the Savitz Brothers Photograph, 1920s-1930s
Processed by: Anne Bennett; machine-readable finding aid created by: Sarah Dorpinghaus
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Funding from the Council on Library and Information Resources supported the processing of this collection and encoding of the finding aid.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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