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Box 6


Contains 11 Results:

From Beth Keyserling Rosenfarb (Oldest daughter)                               , 1928-1943

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Written from New York while Beth was taking college courses at NYU; updates on New York relatives and her social activities; discusses her job search and informs WK she has a job teaching Civics and Economics at a Long Island High School; details her adjustment to teaching and life in general (in NY); mentions she will take summer classes at Columbia and ponders whether or not to pursue a Masters in Economics; she also considers taking a secretarial course; updates on Leon and Rosalyn;...
Dates: 1928-1943

From Beth Keyserling Rosenfarb (Oldest daughter)                               , 1944-1951

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Continued correspondence about Rosalyn's health; discussion of her husband and his book; thoughts and descriptions about her daughter; correspondence as to Rosalyn's belongings (after her death); mentions seeing Harriet and Herbert in New York and visits with the Hirschfeld's; writes about Rachel's school and Joe's job search; expresses discontent with her clerical job (at Columbia University); inquires about Beaufort; commentary on "witch hunting" going on in Washington (McCarthy trials);...
Dates: 1944-1951

From Rosalyn Keyserling Schreiber (Youngest daughter)                        , 1928-1935

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Letters written from University of South Carolina, inform her father about classes, social life; mentions spending religious holidays with friends and attending temple; writes of her engagement to Milton Schreiber (while she is living in NY, 1933); inquiries about Beaufort; mentions her mother's ill health; re. odd jobs she takes in NY while she is looking for a medical technician position.

Dates: 1928-1935

From Rosalyn Keyserling Schreiber (Youngest daughter)                        , 1936-1944

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Details her early years of marriage (in NY); discussion re. Herbert and his schooling; news of Milton's progress in the medical field; mentions visits with Leon and Beth and their activities; discussion of social activities; re. visits with her in-laws; asks her father to relax more; some comments on Leon's work with the US Housing Authority; mentions her work at the Civilian Defense Volunteer Office in NY (1941); asks her father about family history; mid 1943 she is writing from a...
Dates: 1936-1944

From Herbert Keyserling (Youngest son)                                                    , 1930-1937

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents Details of summer vacations in New York; letters written while at College of Charleston discuss his classes, grades and social activities; inquiries about his father's business; comments on a vacation with his mother near Lake Placid and her general state of health; discusses preparing for admission to South Carolina Medical College; letter to William (shortly after Jennie died) expressing his dis-interest in medical school and desire to leave; [he leaves and returns the following year] and...
Dates: 1930-1937

From Herbert Keyserling (Youngest son)                                                    , 1941-1943

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 8
Scope and Contents

From New York; description of his work at Lutheran Hospital in Manhattan; letters written while in the military, (during training, from New River, NC, Company C, First Medical Battalion); comments about his father's decision to sell the Bay St. house in Beaufort; discusses financial matters (estate inheritance, taxes, etc); letters from San Francisco (where he is stationed after returning from the Pacific); several v-mail letters.

Dates: 1941-1943