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George Smith Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0174
Abstract

Mainly George Smith Adams' genealogical research documenting his father George Alexander Adams (1887-1984), mother Theodora Elizabeth Smith Adams (1888-1983), grandfather Daniel Townsend Smith (1842-1929) with data on the Washington Artillery, and great grandfather Thomas Peter Smith (1814-1899). Also included are materials relating to his extended family and their surrounding areas, especially the Townsend family, Medway Plantation, Edisto Island, Charleston, South Carolina.

Dates: 1826-2010; Majority of material found within 1925-1999

Nathan S. Addlestone papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1127
Abstract

Scrapbooks, yearbooks, clippings, programs, newsletters, and reports pertaining to Nathan Addlestone, a Charleston businessman who founded several scrap metal businesses, including Steelmet, Incorporated and Addlestone International Corporation. He was also very active in philanthropy, particularly pertaining to education.

Dates: circa 1910-2009

Willy Adler papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-028
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence, certificates, and other papers of Willy Adler (1920-), a native of Hamburg, Germany, who immigrated to the United States in 1939. Materials document Nazi persecution of the Adler family.

Dates: 1913-1938, 1982-2010

Aiken Jewish community collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1042
Collection Overview Mostly photocopied material chronicling the history of the Jewish community in Aiken, South Carolina, including the Adath (Adas) Yeshurun Synagogue. The scrapbooks are divided into six sections, which are arranged in original order. The Adath Yeshurun Synagogue section contains newspaper articles (1980s-1990s) re. history of synagogue, 70th anniversary program (1991), color photograph (1995) of board members, copies of real estate documents (1923-1925) for original acquisition of property,...
Dates: 1923-1995; Majority of material found within 1980s-1990s

William Martin Aiken papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0002
Abstract

Sketchbooks, photographs, clippings and other professional papers of Charleston born architect William Martin Aiken. Materials relate to Aiken's student and professional work as an architect in Boston, Massachusetts, and Cincinnati, Ohio, and as the Supervising Architect of the Treasury Department. Materials also relate to homes designed by Aiken as well as buildings designed by the New York City architectural firm McKim, Mead, and White.

Dates: 1878-1956

William G. Albergotti research papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0223
Collection Overview

The collection contains Albergotti’s research materials relating to the Fripp family, the Brick House ruins on Edisto Island, S.C., and the Sheldon Church vestry and pew holders. Research materials include correspondence, research notes, manuscript drafts, maps, photographs, negatives, a compact disc, a USB drive, and photocopies of research materials.

Dates: 1986-2016

Alch family photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1034-022
Collection Overview Folder of biographical information on the Solomon Brown Alch family including birth, death and marriage dates; color photocopies of Alch family photographs (1910s-1990s); includes original wedding photograph (1928) of Joe Brown Alch and Rose Berloe; photocopies of Alch family news clippings (1930s-1950s) include mentions (1932) of Ted Brown Alch's involvement as Master of Ceremonies at a New Jersey Marathon Dance Contest; Private Jerry Alch's participation as an emcee for military functions,...
Dates: 1920-1940s

Robert C. Aldredge Christmas cards

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0034-002
Collection Overview

The collection consists of cards which Aldredge printed by hand and had professionally printed. Some of the cards have handwritten notes. A couple of the cards mention World War II, but most are simple holiday greetings. The cards cover the period from 1933 to 1945.

Dates: 1933-1945

Saul Alexander papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1030
Collection Overview Collection includes bound account and inventory ledgers, cancelled checks, check registers, correspondence, photograph, ephemera, and electrocardiograph chart. Collection contains business records (1914-1925) from The Saul Alexander Dry Goods Store in Summerville, South Carolina. Eleven bound volumes include an account ledger (1914-1919) organized by name of vendor; six inventory ledgers (1915-1925), each lists type of merchandise, quantity in stock, and price; expense ledger (1922-1924)...
Dates: 1914-1937

Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA) records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0205
Abstract Administrative records, subject files, correspondence, audiovisual materials, and born-digital files documenting the activities of the Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA), a Charleston, South Carolina-based organization that advocates for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people. Materials relate to AFFA’s partnerships with the grant organization the Freeman Foundation, and with LGBTQ organizations including South Carolina Equality Coalition (SCEC), We Are...
Dates: 1998-2019

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black-and-white photographs 88
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Charleston (S.C.) 49
color photographs 46
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 42
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 37
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Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 26
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videocassettes 23
pamphlets 22
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 21
black-and-white slides 20
diaries 19
memoirs 19
programs (documents) 19
publications (documents) 19
typescripts 18
compact discs 17
articles 16
manuscripts for publication 16
newsletters 16
Photographs 15
Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 14
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Correspondence 14
audiocassettes 14
genealogical tables 14
manuscripts (documents) 14
South Carolina -- History 13
postcards 13
Charleston (S.C.) -- History 12
notes (documents) 12
artifacts (object genre) 11
ledgers (account books) 11
sketches 11
Jewish families -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 10
cabinet photographs 10
color slides 10
drawings (visual works) 10
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research notes 10
Holocaust survivors 9
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 9
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obituaries 9
photo CDs 9
poems 9
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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 8
cashbooks 8
daguerreotypes (photographs) 8
diplomas 8
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posters 8
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Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
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awards 7
booklets 7
books 7
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floppy disks 7
negatives (photographs) 7
poetry 7
sheet music 7
sketchbooks 7
speeches (documents) 7
Jews -- Social life and customs 6
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Social life and customs 6
South Carolina -- History -- 1865- 6
Speeches 6
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish 6
identity cards 6
marriage certificates 6
military records 6
newspapers 6
organization files 6
periodicals 6
plats (maps) 6
school yearbooks 6
tintypes (photographs) 6
Ephemera 5
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 5
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College of Charleston 21
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 11
United States. Army 10
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Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 6
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.) 6
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Alliance for Full Acceptance 5
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
Raisin, Rachel M. 5
United States. Congress. House 5
Weinberg family 5
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Charleston Naval Shipyard 4
Dock Street Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Footlight Players (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Harby family 4
Karesh, Rosalyn Furchgott 4
Moïse, Penina 4
Shulman, Nat, 1914-2000 4
Simons, Albert, 1890-1980 4
Stern, Theodore Sanders 4
Tobias, Thomas J. 4
United States. Works Progress Administration 4
Addlestone Hebrew Academy (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Aleph Zadik Aleph 3
Aleph Zadik Aleph. Charleston Chapter 3
Alterman, Jennet Robinson 3
B'nai B'rith 3
Breibart, Solomon 3
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 3
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 3
College of Charleston. Alumni Association 3
College of Charleston. Library 3
Confederate States of America. Army 3
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 3
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 3
Emanuel family 3
Grice, George Daniel, 1900-1977 3
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 3
Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828 3
Harris, Lancelot Minor, 1868-1941 3
Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940 3
I.M. Pearlstine & Sons (S.C.) 3
Keyserling, Harriet, 1922-2010 3
Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 3
Lazar family 3
Moses, Octavia Harby, 1823-1904 3
Moïse family 3
Pearlstine family 3
Rivers, L. Mendel (Lucius Mendel), 1905-1970 3
Rosenberg family 3
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 3
Rosenberg, Anita M. 3
Southern Jewish Historical Society (U.S.) 3
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 3
United States. Navy 3
We Are Family (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Winstock family 3
Abrams, Marjorie K., 1925-2018 2
Aiken, William Martin, 1855-1908 2
Altman family 2
Anderson, Dorothy Middleton 2
B'nai B'rith Youth Organization 2
B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League 2
B'nai B'rith. Dan Lodge, No. 593 2
Bachman, John, 1790-1874 2
Banov family 2
Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Beth Israel Congregation (Florence, S.C.) 2
Blank, Rosa Simmons, -1915 2
Bradbury, Rachael Bowman 2
Bragg, Laura M. (Laura Mary), 1881-1978 2
Breibart family 2
Breibart, George, 1917-2014 2
Breibart, Samuel, 1893-1981 2
Byrd, George A. 2
Byrd, Pierrine Smith, 1899-1994 2
Charleston Jewish Social Services (S.C.) 2
Charleston Jewish Welfare Fund 2
Charleston Trident Chamber of Commerce 2
Clemson University 2
Coming Street Cemetery (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Coppedge, Walter, 1930- 2
De Lyon family 2
Dick, Alexander Colclough, 1893-1991 2
Drayton family 2
Eastman, Margaret Middleton Rivers 2
Fraser, Charles, 1782-1860 2
Freemasons 2
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 2
Garfinkel family 2
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 2
Goldberg family 2
Greenhill, Marsha Silver 2
Halsey McCallum Resources 2
Halsey, William, 1915-1999 2
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