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Lawrence Layden scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-042
Abstract

The collection consists of a scrapbook compiled by Lawrence "Ed" Layden, an officer with the 67th Tactical Reconnaissance Group of the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. The scrapbook contains photographs of Layden at various bases during the war, reconnaissance photographs, and photographs of Buchenwald concentration camp, which Layden visited on April 17, 1945, six days after it was liberated.

Dates: 1941-1945

Ben McCutchen Moïse papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0183
Abstract

Manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, work files, publications, and related papers of Ben McCutchen Moïse, conservation officer with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources from 1978 to 2002, author of Ramblings of a Lowcountry Game Warden: A Memoir, and editor of A Southern Sportsman: The Hunting Memoirs of Henry Edwards Davis.

Dates: 1908-2011

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

Edwina Harleston Whitlock papers

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Identifier: AMN 1120
Abstract Edwina Augusta Harleston Whitlock was born Gussie Louise Harleston on September 28, 1916 in Charleston, South Carolina to Robert Othello Harleston and his wife, Marie Isabelle Forrest. She was raised by her uncle, Edwin Augustus Teddy Harleston and his wife Elise Forrest after it was discovered that Whitlock's parents had tuberculosis. Whitlock attended the Avery Normal Institute in Charleston, South Carolina and Talladega College in Talladega, Alabama, where she...
Dates: 1918-2006

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black-and-white photographs 2
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correspondence 2
passports 2
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Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
Bussum (Netherlands) 1
Charleston (S.C.) 1
Funeral homes -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Funeral rites and ceremonies 1
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Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 1
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Racially mixed people -- United States 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
Tuberculosis -- Diagnosis 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Reconnaissance operations, American 1
Youth -- Counseling of 1
appointment books 1
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black-and-white negatives 1
black-and-white slides 1
certificates 1
color photographs 1
color slides 1
compact discs 1
diaries 1
diplomas 1
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letters (correspondence) 1
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magazines (periodicals) 1
manuscripts (documents) 1
marriage certificates 1
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Ball, Edward, 1958- 1
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
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