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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

Bank of Charleston records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0004
Abstract

Records of the Bank of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina. Materials relate to the daily operations and financial transactions of the Bank of Charleston. Collection includes ledgers, journals, and receipt books containing records of general accounts, deposits, loans, and exchange rates. Also included are ledgers containing the business accounts of Merchants National Bank, Savannah, Georgia, and the Bank of Liverpool.

Dates: 1837-1874

Chisolm's Rice Mill records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0053
Abstract

Collection consists of the records of Chisolm's Rice Mill, Charleston, South Carolina, from 1873 to 1925. Records include letterpress copybooks containing monthly records of amounts paid and due at the mill, cash books, balance books, general ledgers, and vouchers and receipts for companies and individuals for goods and services.

Dates: 1873-1912

Drayton papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0152
Abstract

Diaries, ledgers, correspondence, inventories, plats, sketches, architectural drawings of John Drayton, Charles Drayton I-III, James Glen, Charlotta Drayton, Mary Middleton Drayton and others, relating mainly to affairs at Drayton Hall and other family plantations. Collection also includes artwork, reflections on eighteenth century literature, deeds, newspaper clippings and photographs.

Dates: 1701-2004

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

Gadsden Funeral Home records

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1137
Abstract The Gadsden Funeral Home was founded in 1902 by Eugene Gadsden (1866-1928) as the Eugene Gadsden Company. It was one of the first funeral homes for African Americans in Charleston. The Gadsden Funeral Home was operated and passed down through the family for over a century until it closed in 2005.The Gadsden Funeral Home records consist of three series documenting the history of the Gadsden/Duncan family, the Gadsden Funeral Home, and numerous affiliations. The collection consists...
Dates: 1892-2010; Majority of material found within 1921-1986

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

Keyserling family papers - Part I

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1049a
Collection Overview Part I (Mss 1049a) is the first accession of the Keyserling family papers. It includes Keyserling genealogical information, ephemera and family news clippings; material related to Leon Keyserling's political career (essays, clippings, speeches.) Correspondence includes letters between William Keyserling (WK) and Jennie H. Keyserling (JK) 1903-1935; WK and Leon Keyserling, 1908-1949; WK and Beth Keyserling Rosenfarb, 1911-1951; WK and Rosalyn Keyserling Schreiber, 1911-1944; WK and Herbert...
Dates: 1890-1980; Majority of material found within 1910-1951

Henry Laurens account book

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0027
Collection Overview Pages are missing or damaged. Business and personal accounts (1766 Sept.-1767 Dec., 1768 Feb.-1773 May, 1773 Aug.-Sept.) kept for Henry Laurens. Accounts are with individuals and companies for goods (primarily general merchandise) and services (including commissions). Several include the sale of individual slaves. A number of entries are for New Hope, Mepkin, Broton [Broughton] Island, Wambaw, and Wright's Savannah plantations. Other accounts include expenses for improvements made to brick...
Dates: 1766-1773

Lazarus and Hirsch families papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1018
Abstract This collection contains photographs, correspondence, clippings, pins, a textile, legal documents, albums, and other items relating to Jane Lazarus Raisin and the Lazarus and Hirsch families of Charleston, as well as the related Hart, Levy, Cohen, Mordecai, Harby, De Lyon, De La Motta, and Raisin families. Collection includes numerous early photographs. Materials also pertain to Charleston's Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (KKBE) synagogue and Jewish life in Charleston and South Carolina in the...
Dates: 1776, 1818-2005

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ledgers (account books) 13
account books 6
correspondence 6
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minutes (administrative records) 5
clippings (information artifacts) 4
journals (accounts) 4
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Charleston (S.C.) 3
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books 3
certificates 3
letterpress copybooks 3
pamphlets 3
receipts (financial records) 3
scrapbooks 3
Charities -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
Church records and registers -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
Rice -- Milling -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
black-and-white photographs 2
business records 2
charters 2
deeds 2
genealogical tables 2
legal documents 2
letters (correspondence) 2
periodicals 2
posters 2
Account books -- South Carolina 1
Account books -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American banks -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American business enterprises -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American businesspeople -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American churches -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American farmers -- South Carolina -- Saint Helena Island -- History 1
African American women in church work 1
African American women--Religious life 1
African Americans -- Education 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Drayton Hall -- History 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Relations with Jews 1
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Banks and banking -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Beaufort (S.C.) -- History 1
Bibles 1
Bookstores -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Broughton Island Plantation (Ga.) 1
Burial records -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- History 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- Societies 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- Societies and clubs 1
Charleston County (S.C.) -- History 1
Charleston District (S.C.) -- History 1
Child care 1
Commission merchants -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
DVDs 1
Drayton Hall (S.C.) -- History 1
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Farm management -- South Carolina -- Beaufort -- History 1
Fraternal organizations -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Funeral homes -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Gay artists -- United States 1
Gay couples -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Gay men's writings, American 1
Gay men, White -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Gays -- Social life and customs 1
Gays in the civil service -- United States 1
Genealogy 1
Grain trade -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Grocery trade -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Handbooks and manuals 1
Hay trade -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Summerville -- History 1
Jewish physicians -- South Carolina -- Beaufort 1
Jewish politicians -- South Carolina -- Beaufort 1
Jews -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
Jews -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Beaufort -- History 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Beaufort -- Social life and customs 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
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Jews -- South Carolina -- Summerville -- History 1
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Kindergarten 1
Lutherans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Mepkin Plantation (Berkeley County, S.C.) 1
Merchants 1
New Hope Plantation (Ga.) 1
North American paper money 1
Older gay men -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Orphans -- Services for -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- Charleston County -- History -- 18th Century 1
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- Charleston County -- History -- 19th Century 1
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- Drayton Hall -- History 1
Plantation owners 1
Plantations -- South Carolina 1
Plantations -- South Carolina -- Charleston County -- History 1
Reform Judaism -- South Carolina -- Sumter 1
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Portuguese 1
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Names
Alexander, Saul, 1884-1952 1
Bank of Charleston 1
Bank of Liverpool 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Charleston Jewish Social Services (S.C.) 1
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Chisolm's Rice Mill (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Cohen family 1
Columbia University 1
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Dale Farms Corporation (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
De La Motta family 1
De Lyon family 1
Drayton family 1
Drayton, Carolus 1
Drayton, Charles Henry, 1847-1915 1
Drayton, Charles, 1785-1844 1
Drayton, Charles, 1814-1852 1
Drayton, Charlotta D., 1884-1969 1
Drayton, James Shoolbred, 1820-1867 1
Drayton, John, 1831-1912 1
Drayton, John, active 1777 1
Drayton, Mary Middleton Shoolbred, 1794-1855 1
Drayton, Thomas Henry Middleton, 1828-1867 1
Drayton, William Henry, 1742-1779 1
Duncan, Eugene, 1905-1964 1
Elfe family 1
Eugene Gadsden Company (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fallon family 1
Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Freemasons 1
Gadsden Funeral Home (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Gadsden, Eugene, 1866-1928 1
Gadson family 1
Glen, James, 1701-1777 1
Harby family 1
Hart family 1
Hebrew Orphan Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Hirsch (Family : Charleston, S.C.) 1
Hirsch family 1
Hirsch, Isaac Willard, 1844-1925 1
Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 1
Hirschfeld family 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
J.N. Robson and Son (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Johnson, Eugenia Duncan, 1931- 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Karesh, Rosalyn Furchgott 1
Keyserling family 1
Keyserling, Harriet, 1922-2010 1
Keyserling, Herbert, 1915-2000 1
Keyserling, Jennie Hyman, 1881-1935 1
Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 1
Keyserling, William, 1869-1951 1
Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792 1
Lazar family 1
Lazarus (Family : Charleston, S.C.) 1
Levy family 1
Macdonald, Wilkins & Co. (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
Manigault, Charlotte Drayton, 1781-1855 1
Merchants' National Bank of Savannah, Ga 1
Miles, Nathan Edgar, 1910-1995 1
Mordecai family 1
Moses family 1
Moïse, Penina 1
Peacock, Edwin, 1910-1989 1
Potter, Mary Jo 1
Potter, William Zeigler 1
Quiroz, Roderick S. 1
Raisin family 1
Raisin, Jane Lazarus, 1887-1965 1
Raisin, Rachel M. 1
Russell, Ina 1
Saul Alexander Dry Goods Store (Summerville, S.C.) 1
St. Andrew's Society of Charleston, South Carolina 1
St. John's Lutheran Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991 1
United States. Navy 1
Voorhees College 1
West Point Rice Mill Company (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Zeigler, John 1
Ziegler family 1
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