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Martha Mondschein Bauer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-007
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs, and memoirs of Martha Mondschein Bauer, a Jewish nurse who escaped Germany by becoming a volunteer nurse in England and the Dominican Republic. Included is correspondence regarding her brother and her husband's parents, photographs of Mondschein's and Bauer's family members, and her husband Felix Bauer's memoir.

Dates: 1940-2001

Minnie Tewel Baum papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-045
Abstract

The collection consists of letters, telegrams, and other papers relating to Minnie Tewel Baum's unsuccessful efforts to aid her cousin, Malie Landsmann, and her family, in escaping Nazi Germany. Included is a photograph of Malie Landsmann, her husband, Chaim, and their daughters, Ida and Peppi.

Dates: 1938-1941

Bloom family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1118
Abstract

Photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, clippings, school records, and other materials relating to the Bloom family of Greenville, South Carolina. The majority of records document the education, military service, and community involvement of Jack Bloom, with a smaller quantity of materials pertaining to his parents, Julius and Jennie Shatenstein Bloom, and his wife, Lillian Chernoff Bloom, as well as items relating to the Chernoff, Cohen, and Shatenstein families.

Dates: 1905-2010; Majority of material found within 1943-1980

Zig Boroughs papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-040
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, memoirs, and other papers of Zig Boroughs, an American soldier who served with the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment during World War II. Two memoirs are included: one written by Edith Jakobs, a Jewish native of Germany who was liberated by members of Boroughs's unit while in hiding in the Netherlands; the other by Werner "Tom" Angress, also a Jewish native of Germany, who enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as an interrogator with Boroughs's...
Dates: 1984-2008

George Detwiler Burges collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0095
Abstract

George Detwiler Burges graduated from the College of Charleston in 1938. He served as a B-17 pilot during World War II and was killed in action in 1944. This collection consists of Burges' personal papers, letters, military records, photographs, newspaper and magazine articles, and military decorations including the Purple Heart and Distinguished Flying Cross.

Dates: 1929-1944

Mickey Dorsey papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-046
Abstract

The collection consists of letters, photographs, negatives, and other papers of Mickey Dorsey, an American soldier with the 71st Infantry Division, who participated in the liberation of Gunskirchen Lager, a German concentration camp in Austria. Photographs and negatives taken by Joe Daurer, the photographer for Dorsey's unit, show victims and survivors in the camp.

Dates: 1944-1946, 1999

Joe Engel papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-011
Abstract

Photographs, correspondence, and other papers of Joe Engel, a Polish Jew imprisoned at Auschwitz from 1942 until 1945. Photographs depict Engel and other family members in pre-war Poland, as well as in Zeilsheim, a post-war German displaced persons camp. Other photographs show Engel and family members in Charleston, South Carolina, and Natanya, Israel.

Dates: 1938-2006

Anita Abeles Freilich papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-005
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and other papers of Anita Abeles Freilich and the Abeles family, a Jewish family that fled Czechoslovakia shortly before the Nazi invasion in 1939. Included is a memoir from Sara Novak, a friend of the Abeleses and a Lithuanian Holocaust survivor, and a DVD recording of the Abeles family's 60th anniversary picnic in 1998. Materials document the Abeles family prior to their escape from Czechoslovakia and their attempts to seek restitution.

Dates: 1929-2008

Max Freilich papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-004
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and newspaper clippings of Max Freilich, a German Kindertransport refugee interned in England and Canada. Materials relate to the Freilich family's persecution in Nazi Germany, Freilich's rescue by the Kindertransport, subsequent internment in English and Canadian internment camps, and service in the Canadian army. The collection also includes images of Freilich and family members.

Dates: 1925-2005

Nathan Garfinkle papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1138
Abstract Photographs, photograph albums, military documents, certificates, correspondence, and other papers of Nathan Garfinkle. Materials primarily document Garfinkle's service in the United States Army during World War II, with the largest portion of items consisting of photographs and photograph albums from his military service with the Chemical Warfare Service at the Columbia Army Air Base and his deployment in the South Pacific. A smaller number of photographs feature his time as a student at...
Dates: 1921-circa 1980

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memoirs 9
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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 4
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World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 3
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military records 3
photograph albums 3
videocassettes 3
Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- 20th century 2
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Jewish soldiers -- South Carolina -- Charleston 2
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photo CDs 2
research notes 2
school yearbooks 2
scrapbooks 2
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Ahlem (Germany) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
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Arab-Israeli conflict 1
Aspet (France) 1
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Greenville (S.C.) 1
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Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 3
Charleston Naval Shipyard 2
Abell family 1
Ahlem (Concentration camp) 1
Angress, Werner T. 1
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Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) 1
Bloom family 1
Bloom, Jack L., 1920-2010 1
Bloom, Jennie Chernoff 1
Bloom, Julius H., 1893-1973 1
Bloom, Lillian, 1921-2010 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Boroughs, Zig 1
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 1
Buckley, Edward D. 1
Burges, George Detwiler, 1917-1944 1
Burges, Julius 1
Chernoff family 1
Chernoff, Miriam 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Clemson University 1
College of Charleston 1
Daurer, Joe, 1909-1998 1
Dorsey, Mickey, 1925- 1
Edward's, Inc. (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Elfe family 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Fallon family 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Garfinkel family 1
Garfinkle, M. Jerry 1
Garfinkle, Nathan, 1921-2015 1
Greene, Regina Kawer, 1920-1990 1
Greene, Samuel, 1914-2013 1
Gross-Brein, Evelyn Rosenberg 1
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 1
Hamer, Fritz P. 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Hox, Sharon 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Jakobs, Edith 1
Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Kronsberg family 1
Kronsberg, Edward, 1903-1985 1
Kronsberg, Macey, 1911-2001 1
Kronsberg, Milton, 1909-1997 1
Landsmann, Malie 1
Lawson General Hospital 1
Layden, Lawrence, 1916-2011 1
Levin, Rose Kronsberg 1
Lipton, Helen Stern, 1899-1987 1
Lipton, Joseph J. 1
Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954 1
McDonald, Ruth Ann, 1919-2013 1
Mehrtens, W. Rieppe 1
National Jewish Welfare Board 1
Paerl family 1
Peacock, Edwin, 1910-1989 1
Potter, Mary Jo 1
Potter, William Zeigler 1
Quiroz, Roderick S. 1
Rosenberg family 1
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 1
Rosenberg, Ernest, 1892-1978 1
Rosenblum, Mickey Kronsberg 1
Rosenthal, Albert 1
Russell, Ina 1
Santee Cooper Hydroelectric and Navigation Project 1
Schiller, Hugo, 1931- 1
Semel, Vera Nathans, 1943- 1
Shatenstein family 1
Shulman, Nat, 1914-2010 1
Sieradzki, Benjamin, 1927-2011 1
Silver, Helen, 1922-2003 1
Silver, Sidney, 1919- 1
Simpkins, Lyle, 1917-1944 1
Southern Jewish Historical Society (U.S.) 1
Stern, Abraham, 1929- 1
Stine, Lenora 1
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Synnestvedt, Alice Resch, 1908- 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Tott, Vernon W. 1
United States. Army Air Forces 1
United States. Army Nurse Corps 1
United States. Army. Air Corps. Air Force, 9th 1
United States. Army. Chemical Warfare Service 1
United States. Army. Field Hospital, 30th 1
United States. Army. General Hospital, 67th 1
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