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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

Grimke family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0176
Abstract Materials include Revolutionary War papers of John Paul Grimke and his son John Faucheraud Grimke, with materials re the latter as intendant (mayor) of Charleston. Papers of his son Thomas Smith Grimke document temperance, politics and education and contain an autograph collection. With papers of Thomas's siblings Frederick Grimke, abolitionists Sarah Moore Grimke and Angelina Grimke Weld and others. With materials of two more following generations, and genealogical materials on Grimke,...
Dates: 1678-1977, circa 1990s

Jenkins Orphanage records and exhibit

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1063
Abstract Charleston (S.C.) orphanage for African American children, founded in 1891 by Rev. Daniel Joseph Jenkins. The Orphan Aid Society (chartered 1892) was the governing board of the orphanage. Organized by members of the church where Rev. Jenkins was pastor, the Society furnished much of the financial support for the orphanage's efforts to provide education, training, skills, and care to orphans, half orphans, and wayward and destitute children. After Jenkins' death his widow, Mrs. Eloise C....
Dates: 1891-1991

National Council of Jewish Women Charleston Section records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1038
Abstract

The collection consists of the records of the Charleston Section of the National Council of Jewish Women. A substantial portion of the collection documents the Charleston Section's fundraising activities, charitable and educational programs, membership events, and 100th anniversary celebration through photographs, printed matter, newspaper clippings, and other materials. Also included are materials documenting its administrative and financial activities and early history.

Dates: 1906-2012

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Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture 1
 
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clippings (information artifacts) 3
correspondence 3
photographs 2
scrapbooks 2
African American children -- Institutional care -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
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African American children -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Charities 1
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Charleston (S.C.) 1
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DVDs 1
Education -- 19th century 1
Fund raising -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
Jewish women -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Charities 1
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Societies, etc. 1
Mayors -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- 19th century 1
Orphanages -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
Orphans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 1
South Carolina -- History 1
South Carolina -- History -- 1865- 1
Temperance -- 19th century 1
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Correspondence 1
Women abolitionists -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 1
Zakroczym (Poland) 1
Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) 1
albums (books) 1
bills of sale 1
black-and-white negatives 1
black-and-white photographs 1
bookplates 1
broadsides (notices) 1
cashbooks 1
color photographs 1
deeds 1
digital images 1
financial records 1
financial statements 1
fliers (printed matter) 1
genealogical tables 1
heraldry 1
indentures 1
inventories 1
land grants 1
legal documents 1
letters (correspondence) 1
military records 1
minutes (administrative records) 1
newsletters 1
notes (documents) 1
pamphlets 1
photo CDs 1
probate records 1
promotional materials 1
signatures (names) 1
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wills 1
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Language
German 2
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Names
Archambault, Sandra 1
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 1
Berlinsky, Jaclyn 1
Drayton family 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1