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Contains 18 Results:

Biographical Information/Family History

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Keyserling family tree (several versions) beginning with Benjamin and Bethsheba Keyserling (parents of William Keyserling); biographical sketch of Jennie Hyman Keyserling with specific emphasis on civic associations and accomplishments; autobiographical poem written (1978) by Leon Keyserling; six page narrative (1994), "The Jews of Beaufort: Recollections of Herbert Keyserling," which details William Keyserling's immigration to the United States, his many business ventures and the family he...
Dates: 1890-1980; Majority of material found within 1910-1951

Ephemera, 1900s-1970s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Includes misc. wedding invitations; Jennie Hyman's calling card (pre. 1907); William Keyserling family New Year card, (ca. 1910s); programs (1920s-1930s) from Keyserling children plays, confirmations and graduations; misc. pamphlets outlining practices for good health (includes, "Pointers for Patients," possibly from the sanitarium where Jennie Keyserling stayed during the 1920s; guest list created by Jennie Keyserling (possibly for a Clover Club event); Rosalyn Keyserling's meal ticket (ca....
Dates: 1900s-1970s

News Clippings [most from Beaufort Gazette], 1922-1996

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Includes article (1922) re. William Keyserling's observations on farming; several articles (1920s) re. "Mrs. William Keyserling Entertains" and other family social activities; article (1931) re. William Keyserling's election to Beaufort City Council; articles/mentions of Rosalyn Keyserling from USC Gamecock (1930s); Jennie Keyserling's obituary (1935); article about Joe Rosenfarb's career (1940s); William Keyserling obituaries and tributes (1951); article re. history of Beth Israel cemetery,...
Dates: 1922-1996

Medical Information, 1919, 1944

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

List of foods which could be digested if one had "hypohydrochloria"; prescription (1919) for Jennie Keyserling; letter (1944) re. examination of Rosalyn Keyserling's blood.

Dates: 1919; 1944

Keyserling Children's Report Cards, 1926-1933

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents

Leon Keyserling's report card (ca. 1926) from Columbia University; Rosalyn Keyserling's report cards (1928-1932) from University of South Carolina; Herbert Keyserling's report cards (1931, 1933) from College of Charleston.

Dates: 1926-1933

Leon Keyserling School Projects, 1910s-1930s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents

Original essays (typed and handwritten) include "Benevenuto and His Father"; book review of "A Tale of Two Cities"; "The History of the Class of 1928" [of Columbia University]-possibly a speech?; "If Denied a College Training How Can One Become Educated?"; "On the Mortality of the Soul"; [love?] poem by Leon Keyserling "Come Back"; "Project for Study of Social Objectives in Education."

Dates: 1910s-1930s

Columbia Law Review with Leon Keyserling Essay, 1933 March

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents

Essay titled, "Social Objectives in Legal Education"; signed, "To Mother from Leon" at top of front cover.

Dates: 1933 March

Beth Keyserling School Copy Books, 1920s, 1930s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

Two copy books, both signed, "Beth Keyserling" on cover; first contains notes on American literature and the Napoleonic Wars (possibly written or copied by Jennie Keyserling?); second contains remainder of essay on Napoleon (?) started in first notebook and signed "Jennie Keyserling, 1934" at end; [perhaps reused by Jennie after Beth was finished with it during schooling?].

Dates: 1920s; 1930s

Beth Keyserling School Copy Book, 1910s-1920s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Scope and Contents

Contains notes/essay (?) on Russia.

Dates: 1910s-1920s

Keyserling Children-Miscellaneous School Related Material, 1930s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents Handwritten note cards for speech given by Rosalyn Keyserling at a USC sorority banquet; charts drawn by Rosalyn Keyserling of the blood and circulation systems; Herbert Keyserling's final examination (1938) in Physical Diagnosis; typed essays, "The Magic Castle" and "If I Were Rich" by Keyserling cousin, Elaine Wein [when she was in 2nd grade]; typed article (newspaper style) possibly written by Beth Keyserling and edited by Leon Keyserling; miscellaneous. notes for medical classes (taken...
Dates: 1930s