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

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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

Charleston Branch of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH) collection

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Identifier: AMN 1048
Abstract The Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), was founded by Dr. Carter G. Woodson in 1915 in Chicago, Illinois. The purpose of ASALH is to encourage the study, research, and promotion of African Americans history. The Charleston Area Branch was founded in April 1995, under the leadership of Dr. Marvin Dulaney and Dr. Bernard Powers. The Charleston Area Branch of the Association for the Study of African-American Life and History (ASALH) contains incoming and...
Dates: 1896-2018, undated; Majority of material found in 1996-2005

Emanuel A.M.E. Church records

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Identifier: AMN 1035
Abstract Emanuel A.M.E. Church is located in the area of St. Andrew's Parish, Charleston County, South Carolina that once was part of the incorporated African American town of Maryville. The town lost its charter in 1936 and the area is now part of the City of Charleston. The church continues on its original site, at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Highway 61.The records consist of three volumes containing minutes of the leadership of the church, detailing all elements of business...
Dates: approximately 1950-1982

Fellowship Society records

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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

Friendly Moralist Society records

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Identifier: AMN 1009
Abstract The Friendly Moralist Society was a benevolent society, established in Charleston South Carolina, 1838 for free men of color (mulatto or mixed race). The group served the community by providing burial aid, purchasing plots and assisting during funerals, for those in need. The organization also worked to provide charitable assistance to needy widows and orphans of deceased members. Each member was entitled to certain rights of membership, namely financial assistance in times of illness or...
Dates: 1841-1856, and undated

Friendly Union Society records

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Identifier: AMN 1122
Abstract The Friendly Union Society was formed in Charleston in 1813. It consisted of a membership of no more than fifty men and no less than five. It was formed for the relief of orphans and widows in the community; and to provide for the general welfare of the community as a whole. It also served as a burial society; providing a place for interment, as well as tending and upkeep of the cemetery. This society remained in Charleston in varying degrees of activity through 1981. The collection consists...
Dates: 1889-1981, undated

German Friendly Society records

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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
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College of Charleston 2
Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Shulman, Nat, 1914-2000 2
African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Alwyn's Department Store (Georgetown, S.C.) 1
Archambault, Sandra, 1944-2022 1
Ashley Theater (West Ashley, S.C.) 1
Association for the Study of African-American Life and History 1
Association for the Study of African-American Life and History. Charleston Area Branch 1
Association for the Study of African-American Life and History. Conference 1
Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History 1
Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History. Charleston Area Branch 1
Association for the Study of Afro-American Life and History. Conference 1
Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc 1
B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League 1
Bah, M. Alpha, 1947- 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
Chamberlain, Olin Burnham 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
Davis, Dena 1
Davis, Julia-Ellen 1
Della Torre, Thomas 1
Dulaney, W. Marvin, 1950- 1
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 1
Emanuel AME Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fort Sumter Memorial Commission (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Friendly Moralist Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Friendly Union Cemetery (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Friendly Union Society (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
Greenhill, Marsha Silver 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
Holloway family 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
Powers, Bernard E., Jr. 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
Sasportas family 1
Shearith Israel Congregation (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Silcox, Willard 1
Silverman, Gail 1
Sokol, Joseph 1
Sottile Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 1
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