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Friendly Moralist Society records

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1009
Abstract The Friendly Moralist Society was a benevolent society, established in Charleston South Carolina, 1838 for free men of color (mulatto or mixed race). The group served the community by providing burial aid, purchasing plots and assisting during funerals, for those in need. The organization also worked to provide charitable assistance to needy widows and orphans of deceased members. Each member was entitled to certain rights of membership, namely financial assistance in times of illness or...
Dates: 1841-1856, and undated

Pastime Amusement Company records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0201
Abstract The collection consists of the records of the Pastime Amusement Company of Charleston, South Carolina. Records contain materials relating to Albert Sottile, his daughter, Alberta Sottile Long, J. C. Long, and H. George Meyer including correspondence, writings, photographs, clippings, and printed materials. Also included are assorted exterior and interior photographs of buildings and theaters, including the Sottile, Princess, and Garden theaters, owned by the company on Broad, King, Liberty,...
Dates: 1890s, 1918-2011

Synagogue Emanu-El records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1141
Abstract

Records of Synagogue Emanu-El, the first conservative synagogue in Charleston, South Carolina. Materials document the administrative, social, educational, and spiritual activities of the congregation and its members. Also included are the records of Emanu-El’s Sisterhood, which provides major financial support for the synagogue.

Dates: 1943-2014

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black-and-white photographs 2
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African American businesspeople -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
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African American fraternal organizations -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African Americans -- Race relations 1
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Charleston (S.C.) 1
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Conservative Judaism -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Fraternal organizations -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Free African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
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Fund raising 1
Jewish women -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Motion picture theaters -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Motion pictures -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Music-halls (Variety-theaters, cabarets, etc.) -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Racially mixed people -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Synagogues -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Theaters -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
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black-and-white negatives 1
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bylaws (administrative records) 1
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color photographs 1
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contact sheets 1
directories 1
files (document groupings) 1
financial statements 1
fliers (printed matter) 1
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letters (correspondence) 1
membership lists 1
newsletters 1
pamphlets 1
photocopies 1
printed materials (object genre) 1
programs (documents) 1
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scripts (documents) 1
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Ashley Theater (West Ashley, S.C.) 1
Friendly Moralist Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Garden Theater (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Holloway family 1
Long, Alberta Sottile 1