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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

Kornfeld family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-026
Abstract

The collection consists of photographs, passports, immigration records, and other papers of the Kornfeld family of Vienna, Austria. The Kornfelds, fleeing Nazism, immigrated to the United States in 1939.

Dates: 1905-1961

Phillips family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1125
Abstract

Memoirs and journals written by lawyer and politician Philip Phillips, his wife, Eugenia Phillips, and their two youngest sons, lawyer William Hallett Phillips and Library of Congress Superintendent of Maps Philip Lee Phillips. Also includes a poem describing a Washington, D.C., ball in which Eugenia is referenced, and an address based on the writings and works of Philip Lee Phillips.

Dates: 1848-1889, 1998

Frederick A. Porcher papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0038
Abstract Papers consist of memoirs, lectures, essays, correspondence, and other assorted writings of Frederick A. Porcher, Professor of Belles Lettres and History at the College of Charleston from 1848 to 1886. Memoirs concern Porcher's life and career, including his childhood on Cedar Springs Plantation, his education at Yale, his life in politics, his travels abroad, and teaching at the College of Charleston. There are also personal reminiscences on South Carolina history and politics and the...
Dates: 1761-1878

Katherine Goldstein Prevost papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-001
Abstract

The collection consists of copy negatives and slides, memoirs, clippings, and other papers of Katherine Goldstein Prevost, a native of Budapest, Hungary, who was imprisoned in Kaufering, a subcamp of Dachau, during World War II. Included is a memoir written by Prevost's friend Ferike Csato and a videocassette interview of Samuel Klasner, another friend, all Holocaust survivors.

Dates: 1925-2000

Albert Rosenthal papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-037
Abstract

The collection consists of a memoir and other papers of Albert Rosenthal, a Jewish native of Transylvania, a region of Romania, who survived imprisonment in Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps during World War II.

Dates: 1990-1995

Hugo Schiller papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-006
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoirs, and other papers of Hugo Schiller. Materials relate to Schiller's rescue from the Gurs concentration camp in France by Alice Resch Synnestvedt, a Quaker volunteer from Norway; his time at Aspet, the Quaker children's home; and his eventual escape from France to the United States. Correspondence includes letters from his parents and aunt while he was at Aspet, discussing their life in Gurs and advice for Schiller after his rescue.

Dates: 1942-2001

Vernon Tott papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-039
Abstract

The collection consists of photocopies of correspondence, clippings, and a memoir about Ahlem concentration camp written by Vernon Tott, an American soldier with the 84th Infantry Division who participated in the liberation of the camp. The memoir contains photographs, correspondence, maps, recollections of both Tott and Benjamin Sieradzki, a survivor of Ahlem, and other materials relating to the camp and its survivors.

Dates: 1997-1998

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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 15
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 13
photocopies 12
correspondence 9
black-and-white negatives 8
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Holocaust survivors 7
digital images 7
black-and-white slides 6
clippings (information artifacts) 6
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 5
DVDs 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 4
black-and-white photographs 4
color slides 3
facsimiles (reproductions) 3
photo CDs 3
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Poland 2
color photographs 2
diaries 2
excerpts 2
letters (correspondence) 2
photograph albums 2
poems 2
videocassettes 2
Ahlem (Germany) 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American literature -- Study and teaching -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Aspet (France) 1
Austria 1
Budapest (Hungary) 1
Cedar Springs Plantation (S.C.) -- Social life and customs 1
Charleston (S.C.) -- History 1
College teachers -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- History 1
Doetinchem (Netherlands) 1
England 1
English language -- Study and teaching -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
English literature -- Study and teaching -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Europe -- History 1
Grevesmühlen (Germany) 1
Gunskirchen (Austria) 1
Gurs (France) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- France 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 1
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 1
Holocaust survivors -- Romania 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Personal narratives 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Personal narratives 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 1
Jewish families -- South Carolina -- Genealogy 1
Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- History 1
Jewish refugees -- Dominican Republic -- Sosúa 1
Jewish refugees -- England 1
Jews -- Genealogy 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Biography 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Columbia 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Sumter 1
Kaufering (Germany) 1
Lawyers -- United States 1
Netherlands 1
Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
New Orleans (La.) -- History 1
Photographs 1
Plantation life -- South Carolina -- Berkeley County 1
Poland 1
Practice of law -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
Practice of law -- Washington (D.C.) 1
Sherman's March through the Carolinas -- Personal narratives 1
Ship Island (Miss.) -- History 1
Sosúa (Dominican Republic) 1
South Carolina 1
South Carolina -- History 1
South Carolina -- Politics and government 1
St. John's Parish (Berkeley County, S.C.) -- History 1
St. John's Parish (Berkeley County, S.C.) -- Social life and customs 1
Sumter (S.C.) -- History 1
Svinare (Czech Republic) 1
Sławatycze (Poland) 1
Transylvania (Romania) 1
United States -- Emigration and immigration 1
United States -- History 1
Vienna (Austria) 1
Washington (D.C.) -- History 1
Women prisoners of war -- Mississippi -- Ship Island -- Biography 1
Women prisoners of war -- United States -- Biography 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Dachau 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Latvia 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Liberation 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Netherlands 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Norwegian 1
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Language
English 17
German 7
Czech 3
French 3
Dutch; Flemish 2
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Names
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 2
Abell family 1
Ahlem (Concentration camp) 1
Angress, Werner T. 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
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Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 1
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) 1
Berlijn family 1
Berlijn, Abraham 1
Berlijn, Johanna Spielmann, 1913-1993 1
Berlijn, Nico, 1948- 1
Berlijn, Susan Addlestone 1
Blas, Erika 1
Blas, Harry, 1924-2003 1
Boroughs, Zig 1
Cohen family 1
Cohen, Eleanor H., 1839-1874 1
College of Charleston 1
Csato, Ferike 1
Dachau (Concentration camp) 1
Daurer, Joe, 1909-1998 1
Dorsey, Mickey, 1925- 1
Emanuel family 1
Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Grabin, David, 1919-2004 1
Greene, Regina Kawer, 1920-1990 1
Greene, Samuel, 1914-2013 1
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Jakobs, Edith 1
Jameson, John 1
Kaufering (Concentration camp) 1
Klasner, Samuel, 1917-2001 1
Kornfeld family 1
Kornfeld, Thomas 1
Mahon, Octavia 1
Moses family 1
Phillips family 1
Phillips, Eugenia Levy 1
Phillips, P. (Philip), 1807-1884 1
Phillips, Philip Lee, 1857-1924 1
Phillips, W. Hallett (William Hallett), 1853-1897 1
Porcher, Frederick A. (Frederick Adolphus), 1809-1888 1
Prevost, Katherine Goldstein, 1924- 1
Rosenthal, Albert 1
Schiller, Hugo, 1931- 1
Seixas family 1
Sieradzki, Benjamin, 1927-2011 1
Stern, Abraham, 1929- 1
Synnestvedt, Alice Resch, 1908- 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Tott, Vernon W. 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 71st 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 84th 1
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 508th 1
Yale University 1
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