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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

Baruch and Lennox families photographs and papers

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Identifier: Mss 1110
Abstract

The collection consists of family photographs and photograph albums, scrapbooks, and assorted papers of the Baruch family of Camden, South Carolina, and New York City, and the Lennox family of Rocky Hill, Connecticut. Materials primarily relate to Hartwig Nathaniel Baruch Sr., stage actor and member of the New York stock exchange, his wife, Arline Lennox Baruch, and their son, Hartwig Nathaniel Baruch Jr.

Dates: 1889-1976

Drayton papers

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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

Grimke family papers

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Identifier: Mss 0176
Abstract Materials include Revolutionary War papers of John Paul Grimke and his son John Faucheraud Grimke, with materials re the latter as intendant (mayor) of Charleston. Papers of his son Thomas Smith Grimke document temperance, politics and education and contain an autograph collection. With papers of Thomas's siblings Frederick Grimke, abolitionists Sarah Moore Grimke and Angelina Grimke Weld and others. With materials of two more following generations, and genealogical materials on Grimke,...
Dates: 1678-1977, circa 1990s

Aubrey Hancock and William A. Fontaine Jr. papers

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Identifier: Mss 0227
Abstract

Papers document the professional and personal lives of Aubrey Hancock and William A. Fontaine, Jr. The collection includes business records, personal and miscellaneous correspondence, documentation of their properties, guest books, and assorted ephemera on Charleston, social, and local LGBTQ life.

Dates: 1850-2020; Majority of material found within 1935-2002

Harby family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1116
Abstract

Collection consists of materials relating to Isaac Harby, newspaper editor and publisher, teacher, playwright, drama critic, essayist, political and social commentator, and religious reformer, and Aline Harby, Isaac's great granddaughter. Materials include a copybook containing transcriptions of Isaac Harby's early essays, written between 1802 and 1812, a poetry clipping album from the late 19th century, and a bride's book.

Dates: 1810-1917

Willard N. Hirsch papers

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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

Holocaust archives field researchers collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-049
Abstract

The collection consists mostly of copied materials, including photographs, memoirs, clippings, books, objects, and other papers. These materials were collected for the Holocaust Archives from Holocaust survivors, World War II veterans, and others, including liberators of German concentration camps, who settled in South Carolina.

Dates: 1894-2010

Keyserling family papers - Part I

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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

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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Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture 1
 
Subject
black-and-white photographs 7
correspondence 7
scrapbooks 5
certificates 4
Charleston (S.C.) 3
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DVDs 3
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 3
account books 3
books 3
color photographs 3
deeds 3
diaries 3
genealogical tables 3
letters (correspondence) 3
photocopies 3
photographs 3
programs (documents) 3
school yearbooks 3
Gay couples -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
Gay men, White -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
Gays -- Social life and customs 2
Genealogy 2
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 2
black-and-white negatives 2
black-and-white slides 2
card photographs (photographs) 2
commonplace books 2
copybooks (instructional materials) 2
daguerreotypes (photographs) 2
digital images 2
identity cards 2
inventories 2
land grants 2
legal documents 2
notes (documents) 2
personal correspondence 2
postcards 2
prayer books 2
sketches 2
slides (photographs) 2
wills 2
African American art -- South Carolina -- 20th century 1
African American artists -- South Carolina 1
African American families -- South Carolina 1
African American farmers -- South Carolina -- Saint Helena Island -- History 1
African American newspapers 1
African American photographers 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Drayton Hall -- History 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Relations with Jews 1
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Appointment books 1
Art -- Study and teaching 1
Beaufort (S.C.) -- History 1
Bed and breakfast accommodations -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Berlin (Germany) 1
Bibles 1
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Camden (S.C.) 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- Politics and government 1
Charleston County (S.C.) 1
Charleston County (S.C.) -- History 1
Charleston District (S.C.) -- History 1
Custody of children -- United States 1
Divorce -- United States 1
Drayton Hall (S.C.) -- History 1
Economists -- United States 1
Edisto Island (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Education -- 19th century 1
Farm management -- South Carolina -- Beaufort -- History 1
Funeral homes -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Funeral rites and ceremonies 1
Gardelegen (Germany) 1
Gardelegen Massacre, Gardelegen, Germany, 1945 1
Gay artists -- United States 1
Gay men's writings, American 1
Gays in the civil service -- United States 1
Holocaust survivors 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 1
Hospitality industry -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Interior decorators -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Interior decorators -- South Carolina -- Walterboro 1
Jewish artists -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Jewish authors -- United States 1
Jewish capitalists and financiers -- United States 1
Jewish families -- United States 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
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Jews -- South Carolina -- Social life and customs 1
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Drayton family 2
Harby family 2
Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 2
Adams, George Alexander, 1887-1984 1
Adams, George Smith, 1923-2018 1
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Adams, Theodora Elizabeth Smith, 1888-1983 1
Avery Normal Institute 1
Ball, Edward, 1958- 1
Baruch family 1
Baruch, Arline Lennox, 1893-1995 1
Baruch, Hartwig Nathaniel, Jr., 1918-1997 1
Baruch, Hartwig Nathaniel, Sr., 1868-1953 1
Bayless, Joy 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Cohen family 1
Columbia University 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Washington Artillery Battalion (New Orleans, La.) 1
Dale Farms Corporation (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
De La Motta family 1
De Lyon 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
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Elfe family 1
Fallon family 1
Fontaine, William A. (William Alvin), 1920-2005 1
Fontaine-Hancock Interiors 1
Freemasons 1
Glen, James, 1701-1777 1
Grimké family 1
Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879 1
Grimké, Frederick, 1791-1863 1
Grimké, John Fauchereaud, 1752-1819 1
Grimké, John Paul, 1713-1791 1
Grimké, Sarah Moore, 1792-1873 1
Grimké, Thomas Smith, 1786-1834 1
Griswold, M. Caroline 1
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857 1
Hancock (Family : Hancock, Aubrey, 1929-2019) 1
Hancock, Aubrey, 1929-2019 1
Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828 1
Harleston family 1
Harleston, Edwin Augustus, 1882-1931 1
Harleston, Elise F. (Elise Forrest) 1
Harrelson, Alice Moore 1
Hart family 1
Hirsch (Family : Charleston, S.C.) 1
Hirsch family 1
Hirsch, Isaac Willard, 1844-1925 1
Hirsch, Willard Newman, 1905-1982 1
Hirschfeld family 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Jenkins' Orphanage Band 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 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
Lazar family 1
Lazarus (Family : Charleston, S.C.) 1
Lennox family 1
Levy family 1
Macdonald, Wilkins & Co. (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
Manigault, Charlotte Drayton, 1781-1855 1
Mercer, Albert Baruch 1
Moore, Aline Harby, 1897-1982 1
Mordecai family 1
Myers, Charlotte 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
Rosenbluth, Herman 1
Russell, Ina 1
Simmons, Dawn Langley 1
Smith family 1
Smith, Daniel Townsend, 1842-1929 1
Smith, Thomas Peter, 1814-1903 1
Stafford, Ethel Jorgensen, 1923- 1
Talladega College 1
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991 1
Townsend family 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Navy 1
Villa de la Fontaine (Charleston, S.C.) 1
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