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Bacot family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0003
Collection Overview Papers of Josephine Bacot contain correspondence with family and friends including letters (one describes the Charleston earthquake of 1886) from Daniel Huger Bacot (1847-1920), Daniel Huger Bacot (b. 1888), and Walter Rhett Bacot. Letters (1888-1904) from her father Robert Barnwell Rhett at Huntsville, Alabama, concern family matters. Papers (1891-1896) concern Munster Plantation (Ashepoo, S.C.). Genealogical information relates to the Bacot, Horton, Walton, Leftwich, Rhett, and Huger...
Dates: 1860-1938

Pierrine Smith Byrd papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0007
Collection Overview Collection contains materials related to Byrd's alumni activities including correspondence, membership lists, receipts, clippings, and programs. Other items include awards, medals, and clippings relating to her college days, alumni activities, and her contributions to rose culture. Materials relating to College of Charleston alumni activities and Byrd's membership on the Alumni Assistance Committee include letters and invitations from the Alumni Association, thank you notes for...
Dates: 1919-1991

Grimke family papers

 Collection
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

Lancelot Minor Harris papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0022
Abstract

The Lancelot Minor Harris papers contains personal papers, correspondence, and written materials. Correspondents include James Easterby, DuBose Heyward, Ludwig Lewisohn, Herbert Ravenel Sass, Albert Simons, Thomas Tobias, and others. Written materials include notes concerning Harris' classes and personal writing, prepared by Paul Weidner. Also included in the collection are the personal papers and correspondence of Carlotta Harris.

Dates: 1872-1940; Majority of material found within 1890-1930

Thomas F. Hartnett papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0093
Collection Overview

The collection consists of correspondence regarding legislation that was proposed by Hartnett as well as legislation that he voted on during his tenure in the United States House of Representatives. It also includes copies of proposed legislation that was voted on by Hartnett in Congress.

Dates: 1983-1987

Paul Hamilton Hayne papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0023
Abstract

Papers include letters, poems, and clippings from and about poet Paul Hamilton Hayne of Charleston, South Carolina. Also included is correspondence between his wife Mary Middleton Hayne and his aunt Susan B. Hayne, poems and letters from Paul Hamilton Hayne's son William H. Hayne, and typescript poems of Arthur Hugh Clough and Sidney Lanier.

Dates: 1859-1899, 1942

Jenkins Orphanage papers

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Identifier: AMN 1063
Abstract A Charleston (S.C.) orphanage for African American children, founded in 1891 by Reverend Daniel Joseph Jenkins. The Orphan Aid Society (chartered 1892) was the governing board of the orphanage. Organized by members of the church where Reverend Jenkins was pastor, the Society furnished much of the financial support for the orphanage's efforts to provide education, training, skills, and care to orphans, half orphans, and destitute children. After Jenkins' death his widow, Mrs. Eloise C....
Dates: 1891-1991; Majority of material found in 1945-1980

Jewish Community Center papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1063
Collection Overview The administrative files mostly document planning for, financing, and building the new Jewish Community Center in suburban Charleston; with blueprints, architects Simons, Lapham, Mitchell and Small correspondence and a small amount of history. The largest series contains photographs documenting Jewish life and Jewish Community Center activities, ca. 1945 to 1998. Original order, when possible, was kept, there being topical and biographical files (including images, 1980s-1990s, of Russian...
Dates: 1920-1998

David Karesh letters

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1034-014
Collection Overview Collection includes seven letters from David Karesh to Frank and Nettie Levenson of Bishopville, South Carolina. The letters were written in Yiddish, and English translations are included. Karesh often traveled from Columbia to Bishopville to provide the family (and friends and relatives) with kosher meat. Letters contain Karesh's expressions of thanks for the Levenson's hospitality, mentions of his work at the slaughterhouse, comments on assimilation of American Jews, reform among Jews, and...
Dates: 1949-1957

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

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correspondence 16
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Charleston (S.C.) -- History 3
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deeds 2
essays 2
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genealogies (histories) 2
lecture notes 2
lectures 2
letters (correspondence) 2
maps (documents) 2
poetry 2
printed ephemera 2
rosters 2
sermons 2
Academic libraries -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American children -- Institutional care -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American children -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American farmers -- South Carolina -- Saint Helena Island -- History 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Charities 1
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African Americans -- South Carolina -- History 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Relations with Jews 1
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Charleston Earthquake, S.C., 1886 1
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Jewish physicians -- South Carolina -- Beaufort 1
Jewish politicians -- South Carolina -- Beaufort 1
Jewish sects -- South Carolina -- History 1
Jewish way of life 1
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Language
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German 2
Latin 2
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Names
College of Charleston 4
Harris, Lancelot Minor, 1868-1941 2
Simons, Albert, 1890-1980 2
Aiken, William Martin, 1855-1908 1
Alston family 1
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American Rose Society 1
Bacot family 1
Bacot, Barnwell Rhett, 1891-1912 1
Bacot, D. Huger, 1888-1974 1
Bacot, Daniel Huger, 1847-1920 1
Bacot, Josephine Rhett, 1859-1932 1
Bacot, Walter Rhett, 1899-1978 1
Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Birnbaum, Jean 1
Birnbaum, Paul 1
Byrd, George A. 1
Byrd, Pierrine Smith, 1899-1994 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
Clough, Arthur Hugh, 1819-1861 1
College of Charleston. Alumni Association 1
Columbia University 1
Commonweal (New York, N.Y.) 1
Confederate Home and College (Charleston, S.C.) 1
D'Ancona family 1
Dale Farms Corporation (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
De Wolf, Charlotte Helen Middleton, 1854-1919 1
Doar, Maria Middleton, 1844-1906 1
Drayton family 1
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 1
Episcopal Church 1
Fortiere, Nancy Alston Siegling 1
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 1
Gourdin, Robert N., 1812-1894 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
Harris, Carlotta Letitia, 1865- 1
Hartnett, Thomas F. (Thomas Forbes), 1941- 1
Haskell family 1
Hayne, Mary Middleton Michel, 1831-1892 1
Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886 1
Hayne, Susan Brandford, 1829-1895 1
Hayne, William Hamilton, 1856-1929 1
Hersey, John, 1914-1993 1
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940 1
Hirschfeld family 1
Horton family 1
House of Peace Synagogue (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Huger family 1
Hunter College 1
Jenkins Orphanage (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jenkins' Orphanage Band 1
Jenkins, Daniel Joseph, 1862-1937 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
Karesh, David, 1878-1964 1
Keith family 1
Keokuk (Ironclad steamer) 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
Lanier, Sidney, 1842-1881 1
Lannie, Vincent P. 1
Leftwich family 1
Lesesne, Henry Deas, 1810-1886 1
Levi, Wendell Mitchell, 1891-1976 1
Levinson family 1
Levy family 1
Lewisohn, Ludwig, 1882-1955 1
Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 1
Macdonald, Wilkins & Co. (Beaufort, S.C.) 1
Marshall family 1
May, Philip S., Jr. 1
McDavid, Raven I., Jr. (Raven Ioor), 1911-1984 1
Middleton family 1
Middleton, Anna Elizabeth de Wolf 1
Middleton, N. Russell (Nathaniel Russell), 1810-1890 1
Miles, James Warley, 1818-1875 1
Monitor (Ironclad) 1
O'Cain, Raymond K. 1
Orphan Aid Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Porcher, Frederick A. (Frederick Adolphus), 1809-1888 1
Poyas, Catharine Gendron, 1813-1882 1
Pringle, Elizabeth W. Allston (Elizabeth Waties Allston), 1845-1921 1
Resnik, Regina, 1922-2013 1
Rhett family 1
Rhett, Josephine Horton, 1830-1860 1
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