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Willard N. Hirsch papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1074
Abstract

This collection contains Willard Hirsch's papers, clippings, and publications related to his career as a sculptor, including his correspondence, photographs, sketches of his artwork, a scrapbook related to his work, and exhibition catalogs. It also includes information on his work as an art instructor, his involvement with the arts and Jewish communities in Charleston, South Carolina, and on members of his family, including his wife, Mordenai Raisin Hirsch, and uncle, Herman Rosenbluth.

Dates: 1911-2010

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

Rabbi Jacob S. Raisin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1075
Abstract Clippings, correspondence, sermons, programs, certificates, diplomas, diaries, photographs, objects, and other papers of Jacob S. Raisin, Reform rabbi, author, and scholar. Raisin's writings focused on ethical behavior, intellectual history, religious observance and tradition. Materials also relate to Raisin's wife, Jane Lazarus Raisin, their children, Mordenai Lazarus Raisin Hirsch, Rachel Marla Raisin, and Aaron S. Raisin, and other family members, Raisin's record of professional...
Dates: circa 1700, 1889-2009

Vera Nathans Semel papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-016
Abstract Photographs, birth certificates, marriage certificates, identity cards, passports, and other papers of Vera Nathans Semel, a Dutch Jew who survived World War II in hiding. Most papers, including birth and marriage certificates, relate to Nathans's maternal family, the Paerls. Pre-war photographs show Nathans's maternal grandparents and uncle in Amsterdam; post-war photographs show her, her parents, husband, and children in Beverwijk and Bussum, both in the Netherlands, and in Scarsdale, New...
Dates: 1830-1996

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Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 3
black-and-white photographs 3
certificates 3
clippings (information artifacts) 3
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scrapbooks 3
Charleston (S.C.) 2
commercial correspondence 2
diplomas 2
genealogical tables 2
passports 2
picture postcards 2
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Art -- Study and teaching 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
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Bussum (Netherlands) 1
Charleston County (S.C.) 1
Freemasons -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
Jewish artists -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Jewish authors 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 1
Jewish families 1
Jewish sermons 1
Jews -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
Jews -- Social life and customs -- 20th century 1
Jews in public life 1
North American paper money 1
Photographs 1
Rabbis 1
Reform Judaism 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Jews 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 1
account books 1
autograph albums 1
bas-reliefs (sculpture) 1
birth certificates 1
black-and-white negatives 1
black-and-white slides 1
card photographs (photographs) 1
cartes-de-visite (card photographs) 1
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casts (sculpture) 1
color photographs 1
copper engraving (printing process) 1
copybooks (instructional materials) 1
diaries 1
eulogies (documents) 1
exhibition catalogs 1
funeral books 1
galley proofs 1
identity cards 1
ketubahs 1
lapel pins 1
manuscripts for publication 1
maquettes (sculptures) 1
marriage certificates 1
pennants 1
photocopies 1
photograph albums 1
school yearbooks 1
scrolls (information artifact) 1
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Language
Hebrew 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
Yiddish 1
 
Names
Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 3
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Raisin family 2
Raisin, Jane Lazarus, 1887-1965 2
Raisin, Rachel M. 2