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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

Bryan, Carson, Moses, and Werber family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1152
Abstract The Bryan, Carson, Moses, and Werber families of Sumter County, South Carolina, represent the relationships between Jewish and Christian families in 19th century South Carolina. Henry Claremont Moses, of a prominent Jewish family, married Andrena Werber, of a Christian family, in 1878; their daughter Catherine married William Alfred Bryan. This collection contains papers, correspondence, photographs/daguerreotypes, genealogical records, and artifacts from the Bryan branch of the family. A...
Dates: approximately 1840s-2011; Majority of material found within 1911-1984

Cohen, Emanuel, Moses, and Seixas family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1124
Abstract Photographs, correspondence, diaries and memoirs, genealogical materials, land records and certificates, and printed materials relating to the Cohen, Emanuel, Moses, and Seixas families. The families are related through the marriages of Eleanor H. Cohen to Benjamin Seixas in 1865, Mary Eleanor Seixas to Maurice Emanuel in 1888, and Charlotte Virginia Emanuel to Henry P. Moses in 1912. Of particular note is a diary belonging to Eleanor H. Cohen that documents the arrival of Union General...
Dates: 1806-2005; Majority of material found within 1865-1934

Farr family papers

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1066
Abstract Joseph M. Farr, his wife Mary Behn Farr and their four children were a white, slave and land owning family in Beaufort County. Two of their slaves were Elizabeth and Robert [Bob] Farr. The latter, as a freed man, served as a private in Company H of the 104th U.S. Colored Troops. William W. Farr, the oldest son of Joseph and Mary Farr, was a Civil War veteran and later a banker in Beaufort, who had a long standing relationship with Maria Green, an African American female farmer. Together,...
Dates: 1828-1990

Sandra Garfinkel and Morton Henry Shapiro papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1120
Abstract The collection consists of photographs, photograph albums, diaries, scrapbooks, High School of Charleston and university materials, correspondence, travel souvenirs, oral histories, and family interviews of Sandra Garfinkel and Morton Henry Shapiro. The majority of materials document Sandra Garfinkel Shapiro's youth, from her teenage years through her graduation from University of North Carolina in 1957, with the largest portion of the collection consisting of photographs of Sandra and her...
Dates: 1901-2014; Majority of material found within 1935-2002

Kaminski and Gomez families papers

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Identifier: Mss 1151
Abstract

The family papers of the Kaminski and Gomez family of Georgetown, South Carolina. The highlight of the collection is the Gomez family Bible printed in 1805 and owned by Isaac Gomez Jr. The collection also contains records from geneaological research, photographs from the Kaminski family, and other family items.

Dates: 1805-2016

Warren Hubert Moïse letters

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1132
Abstract Collection consists of eleven letters from Warren Hubert Moïse to his nephew Edwin Warren Moïse and four letters from Warren Hubert to Edwin's wife, Marion Cobb Gerdine Moïse. The letters discuss the careers of Warren Hubert's father, Edwin Warren Moïse, a prominent attorney, legislator, and judge in Louisiana, and his uncle, the painter Theodore Sidney Moïse. Warren Hubert details the Moïses' financial struggles after the Civil War and provides genealogical information about the extended...
Dates: 1933-1939

Isadore Rich papers

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Identifier: Mss 1034-106
Abstract Collection consists of a letter from Isadore Rich to his wife and children written while he was abroad in Wiesbaden, Germany, seeking treatment for Wright's disease, a page (in German) of the log of the ship Kronprinzessin Cecilie (Crown Princess Cecilie) reporting on Rich's death during his journey back to the United States, and his obituary. Also included is a facsimile of a German Abgangszeugnis, or "leaving certificate"-a document that contains a student's final exam grades-issued to...
Dates: 1910

Solomons and Weinberg family papers

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Identifier: Mss 1134
Abstract

Correspondence, typescript, and assorted ephemera of the Solomons family of Sumter, South Carolina, and the Weinberg family of Manning, South Carolina. Materials primarily relate to the Solomons sisters Maude C. Solomons, Kate C. Solomons, and Augusta I. Solomons, but also include a small number of items pertaining to the Weinberg family, notably an 1874 marriage contract between Aaron Weinberg and Rosa Levi.

Dates: 1851-1983

Weinberg and Moses family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1135
Abstract Photographs, letters, and clippings relating to the Weinberg and Moses families of Manning, South Carolina. The majority of the collection consists of photographs, primarily of the Weinberg family, in particular Flora Moses Weinberg and two of her children, Jacob Albert Weinberg Jr. and Rosalie Virginia Weinberg, and also includes a number of images featuring other members of the extended family. It also contains letters from Andrew Jackson Moses, Perry Moses, and Perry Moses Jr. to various...
Dates: 1838-2013

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Subject
black-and-white photographs 6
clippings (information artifacts) 6
diaries 6
Jews -- Genealogy 4
color photographs 4
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genealogical tables 4
Charleston (S.C.) -- Genealogy 3
Jewish families -- South Carolina -- Genealogy 3
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 3
certificates 3
daguerreotypes (photographs) 3
obituaries 3
photographs 3
scrapbooks 3
Ephemera 2
Genealogy 2
Jews -- South Carolina -- Manning 2
Jews -- South Carolina -- Sumter 2
Manning (S.C.) -- Genealogy 2
South Carolina -- Genealogy 2
family papers 2
genealogies (histories) 2
research notes 2
school yearbooks 2
Abbeville (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
African American art -- South Carolina -- 20th century 1
African American artists -- South Carolina 1
African American families -- South Carolina 1
African American newspapers 1
African American photographers 1
African American women -- South Carolina -- Beaufort 1
African Americans -- Relations with Jews 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) -- Biography 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) -- History 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) -- Social conditions 1
Beaufort District (S.C.) 1
Bible records 1
Black-and-white photography 1
Bookstores -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Charleston (S.C.) 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- History 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- History 1
DVDs 1
Diseases -- Patients -- Germany -- Wiesbaden 1
Edisto Island (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Funeral homes -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Funeral rites and ceremonies 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
Greenwood (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Interfaith families -- South Carolina 1
Israel -- Description and travel 1
Jewish camps 1
Jewish families -- New York (State) 1
Jewish families -- South Carolina 1
Jewish families -- South Carolina -- Sumter County 1
Jewish farmers -- South Carolina -- Abbeville 1
Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Greenwood 1
Jewish youth -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Societies and clubs 1
Jews -- Social life and customs 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Biography 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Columbia 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Orangeburg 1
Judges -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
Labor unions -- United States -- Officials and employees -- Interviews 1
Lawyers -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
Medway (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Mexico -- Description and travel 1
Natchitoches Parish (La.) -- Genealogy 1
New Orleans (La.) -- Genealogy 1
Old age homes -- South Carolina -- Sumter 1
Older gay men -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Oral histories 1
Orangeburg (S.C) -- Genealogy 1
Painters -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Portland (Or.) 1
Racially mixed people -- United States 1
Sherman's March through the Carolinas -- Personal narratives 1
Slave bills of sale -- South Carolina 1
Soldiers -- South Carolina -- Correspondence 1
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 1
Sumter (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Sumter (S.C.) -- History 1
Sumter County (S.C.) -- Genealogy 1
Tuberculosis -- Diagnosis 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Participation, Jewish 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate 1
Wiesbaden (Germany) -- Description and travel 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Jewish 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Gay 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish 1
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Language
Hebrew 2
German 1
Polish 1
Yiddish 1
 
Names
Moses family 3
Weinberg family 2
Avery Normal Institute 1
Ball, Edward, 1958- 1
Bierwirth, Marion Gerdine Moïse 1
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Block, Leopold 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Bryan (Family : Sumter County, S.C.) 1
Bryan, Susan Carson 1
Bryant family 1
Burchstead, Barbara Schwartz 1
Carson family 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Cohen family 1
Cohen, Eleanor H., 1839-1874 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Washington Artillery Battalion (New Orleans, La.) 1
DeMasi, Reka Rich, 1933-2016 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
Elfe family 1
Emanuel family 1
Fallon family 1
Farr family 1
Farr, Henrietta E. 1
Farr, Joseph M. 1
Farr, Mary B. 1
Farr, Minerva 1
Fortiere, Nancy Alston Siegling 1
Garfinkel family 1
Gomez family 1
Gross-Brein, Evelyn Rosenberg 1
Harleston family 1
Harleston, Edwin Augustus, 1882-1931 1
Harleston, Elise F. (Elise Forrest) 1
Haskell family 1
Hubert family 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union 1
Jenkins' Orphanage Band 1
Kaminski family 1
Kaminski, Marcia 1
Kaminski, Nathan, Jr. 1
Kaminsky family 1
Keith family 1
Kronprinzessin Cecilie (Ship) 1
Mahon, Octavia 1
Marshall family 1
Miguez, Andrena Bryan 1
Moses, Octavia Harby, 1823-1904 1
Moses, Perry J., 1844-1916 1
Moïse family 1
Moïse, Edwin Warren, 1810-1868 1
Moïse, Edwin Warren, 1889-1961 1
Moïse, Theodore Sidney, 1808-1885 1
Moïse, Warren Hubert, 1864-1939 1
Muncey, Susan 1
Peacock, Edwin, 1910-1989 1
Pitts, Sue A. 1
Potter, Mary Jo 1
Potter, William Zeigler 1
Quiroz, Roderick S. 1
Rich, Isadore, 1856-1910 1
Rosenberg family 1
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 1
Rosenberg, Ernest, 1892-1978 1
Russell, Ina 1
Seixas family 1
Service Employees International Union 1
Shapiro family 1
Shapiro, Morton Henry, 1928-2007 1
Shapiro, Sandra Garfinkel, 1935- 1
Siegling family 1
Smith family 1
Solomons Home for the Aged (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Solomons family 1
Solomons, Augusta Isabel, 1856-1936 1
Solomons, Kate Cecile, 1853-1930 1
Solomons, Maude C., 1863-1951 1
Talladega College 1
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991 1
Townsend family 1
United States. Navy 1
Vaughan family 1
Visanska family 1
Weinberg, Aaron, 1841-1919 1
Weinberg, Flora Moses, 1880-1948 1
Weinberg, Harold P., 1915-1977 1
Weinberg, Jacob Albert, 1879-1952 1
Weinberg, Jacob Albert, 1909-1989 1
Weinberg, Rosa Levi, 1855-1923 1
Weinberg, Rosalie Virginia, 1912-1990 1
Werber family 1
Whitlock, Edwina H. (Edwina Harleston), 1916-2002 1
Wilkinson family 1
Winstock family 1
Winstock, Moses, 1818-1905 1
Young Judaea, Inc. 1
Zeigler, John 1
Zell, Cornelia Bryan 1
Ziegler family 1
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