Robert N. Rosen papers
This collection contains 10 boxes of research material obtained by Robert N. Rosen during the writing of the book The Jewish Confederates. Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, c2000. Two boxes contain information regarding specific research about states and cities in the Confederacy. Three boxes contain information and research on specific Jewish individuals mentioned in The Jewish Confederates. One box contains information and research specific to David Levy Yulee as well as topical information. Three boxes contain topical research and information on specific aspects of Jewish life during the Civil War. One box contains oversized materials, such as correspondence, forms, military records, and journals.
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Robert N. Rosen was born in Charleston, S.C. He was educated at the University of Virginia and Harvard University and received his law degree from the University of South Carolina. Rosen is the author of other short works on the history of Charleston, S.C. during the Civil War. He currently resides in Charleston, where he is a practicing attorney.
9.5 linear feet
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Materials donated by Robert N. Rosen.
- Confederate States of America. Army -- Officers -- Biography
- Jewish soldiers -- United States -- Biography
- Jews -- Confederate States of America -- History -- 19th century
- Jews -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Jews
- Yulee, David Levy, 1810-1886
- clippings (information artifacts)
- maps (documents)
- military records
- muster rolls
- Inventory of the Robert N. Rosen Papers, 1990s
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