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Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) congregational records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1068
Abstract The collection consists of the surviving records of Brith Sholom, an orthodox congregation founded in Charleston, South Carolina in 1852, Beth Israel, another orthodox Charleston congregation founded in 1911, and the records of Brith Sholom Beth Israel founded in 1954 when the two congregations merged. Also included are the records of Charleston Hebrew Institute, founded in 1956, and later known as the Addlestone Hebrew Academy. With records of the Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society, the...
Dates: 1888-2012

Fellowship Society records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0151
Abstract

Minutes (1769-1963), membership records (1762-1993) and financial records (1774-2004) document all activities of the Fellowship Society, a Charleston, South Carolina benevolent organization dedicated to charity, education, and upkeep of widows and orphans of its members.

Dates: 1762-2005

German Friendly Society records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0019
Abstract

The German Friendly Society was a social and benevolent organization founded in Charleston, South Carolina in 1766. This collection contains typewritten transcriptions of their meeting minutes (1766-1858) compiled during a Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) project from 1935-1940.

Dates: 1766-1940

Alwyn Goldstein papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1096
Abstract

Biographical materials, correspondence, research files, printed materials, photographs, family scrapbooks, and family photograph albums of Alwyn Goldstein of Georgetown, South Carolina. Also included are materials relating to Alwyn’s Department Store and various administrative records of Temple Beth Elohim.

Dates: 1886-2014

Hebrew Benevolent Society papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1059
Collection Overview Two volumes of minutes (1867-1962) detail all aspects of the organization, its meetings, members, contributions, finances, etc., with some reports of officers, such as President and Treasurer. The minutes (1869-1915) of the Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society of Charleston, S.C., often referred to as "Israel's Hope," are included as well. The series of financial records include accounts (1896-1947) of the Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society, before it merged with the Hebrew Benevolent Society and...
Dates: 1867-1984

Hebrew Orphan Society papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1057
Collection Overview Although founded in 1801, the earliest records extant date from 1850. Minutes run from 1850-1862; and then from 1866-1997, with some lacking in the latest years; they detail attendance, finances, charities, and administration of the organization, with 1949 and 1997 constitution and bylaws and some historical clippings, photos, etc. Correspondence (1902-1909, 1930, 1978, 1982-2000) is mostly from grant seekers such as Hospice of Charleston, Charleston Jewish Social Services, Charleston Area...
Dates: 1850-2000

Irish Volunteers Company records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0026
Abstract

Organized in Charleston, South Carolina about 1798, the Irish Volunteers Company was first on active service in the War of 1812 where they served on patrol and constructed defenses. This collection contains typescript copies of "The History of the Irish Volunteers Company" (1798-1836) and minutes from organizational meetings from 1884-1901 and 1915-1929. They were transcribed during a Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) project from 1935 to 1937.

Dates: 1798-1929

Jewish Community Center papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1063
Collection Overview The administrative files mostly document planning for, financing, and building the new Jewish Community Center in suburban Charleston; with blueprints, architects Simons, Lapham, Mitchell and Small correspondence and a small amount of history. The largest series contains photographs documenting Jewish life and Jewish Community Center activities, ca. 1945 to 1998. Original order, when possible, was kept, there being topical and biographical files (including images, 1980s-1990s, of Russian...
Dates: 1920-1998

Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1047
Collection Overview The records are arranged into 13 series: Board of Trustee Minutes (1838-1995) document all aspects of congregational life: hiring and firing staff, fundraising, building, etc. with some data re members, their infractions, marriages, deaths, etc. Financial records (1800-1999) document members, fines, income, salaries, pew assignments, various projects, estates, religious school finances, etc. Trustee and Rabbi Records and Correspondence (1855- 1991, bulk 1930s-1970s) including a few...
Dates: 1798-2002; Majority of material found within 20th century

Kalushiner Society minute book

 Item — Box: 1
Identifier: Mss 1149
Abstract

A handwritten minute book of the Kalushiner Society of Charleston, South Carolina, from October 1927 through December 1936, mostly in Yiddish with some English. The Independent Kalushiner Society was a mutual aid society founded by Charleston residents who had immigrated from the shtetl of Kaluszyn in Poland. The society was founded in 1921 and provided members with benefits like no-interest loans, assistance when ill, and group insurance rates.

Dates: 1927-1936

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United States. Works Progress Administration 3
Addlestone Hebrew Academy (Charleston, S.C.) 2
B'nai B'rith. Dan Lodge, No. 593 2
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Charleston Jewish Social Services (S.C.) 2
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College of Charleston 2
Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Shulman, Nat, 1914-2000 2
Alwyn's Department Store (Georgetown, S.C.) 1
Archambault, Sandra, 1944-2022 1
Ashley Theater (West Ashley, S.C.) 1
B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League 1
Berlinsky, Jaclyn 1
Beth Elohim (Georgetown, S.C.) 1
Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Blank, Rosa Simmons, -1915 1
Brith Sholom (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.). Sisterhood 1
Camp Baker (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Camp Juniper (Cheraw, S.C.) 1
Camp K'Tanim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Camp Wesash (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Charleston Hebrew Institute (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Coming Street Cemetery (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 1
Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fort Sumter Memorial Commission (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Garden Theater (Charleston, S.C.) 1
German Friendly Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Goldman, Joseph 1
Goldstein family 1
Goldstein, Alwyn, 1915-2010 1
Greenspon, Roz G. 1
Grice, George Daniel, 1900-1977 1
Halio, Frances, 1932-2017 1
Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Hebrew Orphan Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Hirschmann, Henry, 1873-1925 1
Hox, Sharon 1
Hughes, Horatio 1
Irish Volunteers Company (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.). Booster Club 1
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.). Friendship Club 1
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.). Junior Booster Club 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) Brotherhood 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) Sisterhood 1
Kalushiner Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Kligman, Melton, 1929-2013 1
Levine, Anita Rosen, 1921-2011 1
Long, Alberta Sottile 1
Long, J. C., 1903-1984 1
Lowcountry AIDS Services 1
Medical University of South Carolina 1
Metropolitan Community Church of Charleston (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Miles, Nathan Edgar, 1910-1995 1
Moses family 1
Moïse, Penina 1
National Council of Jewish Women. Charleston Section 1
National Jewish Welfare Board 1
Palmer College (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Pastime Amusement Company (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Persky, Robert A. 1
Princess Theater (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Randolph, Harrison, 1871-1954 1
Randolph, Louise Wagener 1
Reformed Society of Israelites (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Rivers, M. Rutledge (Moultrie Rutledge), 1868-1940 1
Salley, F. M. 1
Samet, Samuel, 1880-1961 1
Shearith Israel Congregation (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Silcox, Willard 1
Sokol, Joseph 1
Sottile Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Sottile family 1
Sottile, Albert, 1878-1960 1
South Carolina Association of B'nai B'rith Lodges 1
South Carolina. Militia. Regiment, 28th 1
South Carolina. Militia. Washington Light Infantry Company 1
South Carolina. State College Board of Trustees 1
Southern Jewish Historical Society (U.S.) 1
St. Andrew's Society of Charleston, South Carolina 1
St. John's Lutheran Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Stern, Theodore Sanders 1
Stine, Lenora 1
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.). Sisterhood 1
Turteltaub, Max, 1898-1949 1
Turtletaub, Samuel D., 1896-1918 1
United States. Department of State 1
Universal Fellowship of Metropolitan Community Churches 1
Victory Hostess Organization 1
Washington Light Infantry (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Way, Charles S., Jr. 1
Williams, Arthur V., 1878-1951 1
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