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Rovner family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1034-103

Collection Overview

Collection consists of photographs of Robert Rovner, his son Philip S. Rovner, and his business, Bob's Men's Shop, in Greenville, South Carolina. Also includes a newspaper article on the graduation of Philip S. Rovner from the Officer Candidate School at the Army Artillery and Missile Center at Fort Sill in Oklahoma.

Dates

  • 1955-1984

Creator

Language of Material

Materials in English

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

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Biographical Note

Robert Rovner (1918-2000) was born to Hilda Kunnes (1888-1957) and Israel Rovner (1888-1964). He married Anita Abrams (1919-1989) and they settled in Greenville, South Carolina, where Robert established Bob's Men's Shop. The couple had three children, including one son, Phillip S. Rovner. Robert later divorced Anita and was remarried to Patricia Allen (1926-1999).

Extent

1 folder (8 items)

Abstract

Photographs of Robert Rovner, his son Philip S. Rovner, and his business, Bob's Men's Shop, in Greenville, South Carolina. Also includes a newspaper article on the graduation of Philip S. Rovner from the Officer Candidate School at the Army Artillery and Missile Center at Fort Sill in Oklahoma.

Collection Arrangement

Materials described at the folder level.

Acquisitions Information

Materials donated in 2010 by Philip S. Rovner.

Processing Information

Processed by Amy Lazarus, November 2015.

Creator

Source

Title
Inventory of the Rovner Family Photographs, 1955-1984
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by: Amy Lazarus; machine-readable finding aid created by: Amy Lazarus
Date
2015
Description rules
Dacs
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Charleston South Carolina 29424
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