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George Smith Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0174
Abstract

Mainly George Smith Adams' genealogical research documenting his father George Alexander Adams (1887-1984), mother Theodora Elizabeth Smith Adams (1888-1983), grandfather Daniel Townsend Smith (1842-1929) with data on the Washington Artillery, and great grandfather Thomas Peter Smith (1814-1899). Also included are materials relating to his extended family and their surrounding areas, especially the Townsend family, Medway Plantation, Edisto Island, Charleston, South Carolina.

Dates: 1826-2010; Majority of material found within 1925-1999

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

Berlijn family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-053
Abstract

The collection consists of a photograph album, memoir, and other papers relating to the Berlijn family, including Nico Berlijn and his parents, Johanna Spielmann and Abraham "Bram" Berlijn, Dutch Jews who survived World War II in hiding in the Netherlands. Also includes a Star of David badge issued to Johanna Spielmann Berlijn.

Dates: circa 1942-2005

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

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

Fund and Kerner families papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-052
Abstract

The collection consists of photographs, postcards, clippings, memoirs, and other papers relating to the Fund and Kerner families, whose members immigrated to the United States from Poland and Czechoslovakia after World War II.

Dates: 1929-1997

Albert Gosschalk papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-009
Abstract

Photographs, silver objects, and other papers of Albert Gosschalk, a Jewish resistance fighter during World War II from the Netherlands. Materials relate to the families of Gosschalk and his wife, Theodora "Doris" van Blankenstein Gosschalk and their lives before, during, and after World War II.

Dates: 1835-2008

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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 16
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 14
black-and-white negatives 14
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clippings (information artifacts) 12
black-and-white slides 8
color photographs 8
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digital images 7
videocassettes 6
DVDs 4
Holocaust survivors 4
identity cards 4
memoirs 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American 3
diplomas 3
facsimiles (reproductions) 3
letters (correspondence) 3
newsletters 3
pamphlets 3
photo CDs 3
photograph albums 3
photographs 3
rosters 3
typescripts 3
England 2
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 2
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 2
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 2
Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Netherlands 2
audiocassettes 2
birth certificates 2
certificates 2
compact discs 2
magazines (periodicals) 2
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negatives (photographs) 2
orders (military records) 2
passports 2
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research notes 2
scrapbooks 2
slides (photographs) 2
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45 rpm records 1
Africa -- Description and travel 1
African American children -- Institutional care -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African American children -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Charities 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 1
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
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Europe -- Description and travel 1
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France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Fund raising -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Germans -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1939-1943 1
Germans -- Great Britain -- Evacuation and relocation, 1940-1945 1
Germany 1
Gunskirchen (Austria) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 1
Holocaust survivors -- France 1
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Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 1
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Jewish marriage customs and rites 1
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Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 2
College of Charleston 2
United States. Army 2
Archambault, Sandra 1
Barnard College 1
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Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Berle, Helen Laufer Dwork, 1923- 1
Berlijn family 1
Berlijn, Abraham 1
Berlijn, Johanna Spielmann, 1913-1993 1
Berlijn, Nico, 1948- 1
Berlijn, Susan Addlestone 1
Berlinsky, Jaclyn 1
Bernstein, Frieda Gosschalk 1
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 1
Buckley, Edward D. 1
Burges, George Detwiler, 1917-1944 1
Burges, Julius 1
Confederate States of America. Army. Washington Artillery Battalion (New Orleans, La.) 1
Crews, Herb 1
Dachau (Concentration camp) 1
Daurer, Joe, 1909-1998 1
Dorsey, Mickey, 1925- 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 1
Gosschalk, Albert, 1920-1991 1
Gosschalk, Theodora van Blankenstein, 1922-2001 1
Greenberg, Polly 1
Greene, Regina Kawer, 1920-1990 1
Greene, Samuel, 1914-2013 1
Gunskirchen (Concentration camp) 1
Halio, Frances 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Hoben family 1
Hoben, Lindsay, 1902-1967 1
Hoben, Margaret Pollitzer, 1894-1983 1
Jacobson, Roslyn B. 1
Jenkins Orphanage (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jenkins' Orphanage Band 1
Jenkins, Daniel Joseph, 1862-1937 1
Johnson, Elizabeth Ross 1
Johnson, Harriet McBryde 1
Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961 1
Kerner family 1
Kraus, Mel 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 1
Landsmann, Malie 1
Laufer (Family : Charleston, S.C.) 1
Laufer family 1
Laufer's Kosher Restaurant (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Laufer, Tillie Hufeizen 1
Layden, Lawrence, 1916-2011 1
Levy, Bernhard, 1851-1921 1
Levy, Tybee Bogeslov 1
Lewis, Jerry, 1926-2017 1
Lindsay family 1
Martin, Albert J., 1913-1997 1
Mehrtens, W. Rieppe 1
Moore, Mark S. 1
Moore, William V. 1
National Council of Jewish Women. Charleston Section 1
Newcombe, Liz 1
Orphan Aid Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Paerl family 1
Pollitzer family 1
Pollitzer, Alice K. 1
Reavis, Josine Gosschalk 1
Semel, Vera Nathans, 1943- 1
Singer, Peter, 1946- 1
Smith family 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Taylor, Francine Ajzensztark, 1928- 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Townsend family 1
United States. Army Air Forces 1
United States. Army. Air Corps 1
United States. Army. Air Corps. Air Force, 9th 1
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 71st 1
Walden School 1
Warshaw, Bernard, 1920-2014 1
Wolfsohn, Siegmund, 1919-2000 1
Wolfson, Janet 1
Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp) 1
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