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Solomons family papers

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Identifier: Mss 1103
Abstract

Photographs, genealogical materials, financial and legal papers, ketubah, and correspondence of the Solomons family of Sumter, South Carolina. Materials primarily relate to the family of Augustus Aurelius Solomons, Sumter merchant, and youngest son of Mark Solomons and Rachel Rodrigues Solomons. Solomons' parents are reputed to be Sumter's first permanent Jewish settlers, moving to the area circa 1820.

Dates: 1800s-1941

Renata Somers collection of Holocaust photographs

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Identifier: Mss 1065-044
Abstract

The collection consists of copy negatives, contact sheets, and digital images of the destruction of the synagogue in Holešov, Czechoslovakia, in 1941, by the Nazis. Also included are images of photographs, postcards, and letters relating to Renata Somers's grandfather, Jakub Michalowski, cantor of the Holešov Jewish community, who was killed at Auschwitz in 1944.

Dates: 1941

South Carolina Association of B'nai B'rith Lodges records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1037
Collection Overview Collection includes correspondence, organization files, photographs, financial records, minutes, publications, programs. Collection consists of organizational records of the South Carolina Association of B'nai B'rith Lodges (SCABBL); bulk is minutes (1948-1997) from annual conventions and quarterly executive committee meetings. Also included are minutes and programs from South Carolina State Conferences (1952, 1953) of the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith; minutes from District Grand...
Dates: 1940-1997

South Carolina Rosenwald Schools collection

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1152
Abstract The Rosenwald Schools Initiative was founded by Tuskegee Institute founder, Booker T. Washington and Sears and Roebuck Co. president, Julius Rosenwald in 1912. Washington saw the need to build schools for African Americans, particularly in rural areas across the South and Rosenwald was looking for a charitable opportunity to support and expressed interest in the plight of the Black community. Although Washington passed away in late 1915, the Rosenwald Fund went on to support the creation of...
Dates: 1912-2005, undated

Southern Jewish Historical Society records-Part I

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1056a
Collection Overview Part I is the first accession of the Southern Jewish Historical Society records. Records are divided into eleven series. Series #1, Administrative Records, 1978-2000; includes organizational histories; constitution and by-laws, tax-exempt paperwork; presidents' reports; executive board member lists and committee appointments (by year); executive board meeting minutes (1982-2000); general business meeting minutes (1984-1998); committee correspondence and reports; lists of Jewish publications...
Dates: 1978-2002; Majority of material found within 1985-1994

St. Philip Street "Rewisited" Reunion

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1001
Collection Overview Material related to reunion of St. Philip Street Jewish community, March 2-4, 1990, Charleston, South Carolina. Includes planning notes, reminiscences and correspondence, publicity materials, a video, photographs, prints of photographs, and photocopies of photographs. The collection consists of reminiscences by St. Philip Street residents regarding life in the area during the 1930s-40s. Questionnaires containing biographical information about former residents are also available. Also notable...
Dates: 1920-1990

Ethel Jorgensen Stafford papers

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Identifier: Mss 1065-021
Abstract

The collection consists of images, postcards, clippings, and photocopies of Ethel Jorgensen Stafford, a U.S. Army nurse who was stationed in Germany in 1945. Included are atrocity photographs of concentration camp victims and photographs of war damage to German cities where Jorgensen was based, including Aachen, Viersen, Gardelegen, and Berlin.

Dates: 1943-1951, 2008

Nathaniel W. Stephenson family papers

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Identifier: Mss 0050
Collection Overview Papers consist of Nathaniel Wright Stephenson's writings, correspondence (with Lancelot Minor Harris, among others), lecture notes, diaries, artwork, and miscellaneous items; correspondence (1888-1920) of Martha Stephenson; business records and correspondence (1845-1895) of Reuben [Henry] Stephenson; a Wright family genealogy; correspondence of various Stephenson family members and acquaintances; diaries and journals of Wright and Stephenson family members; a book of sermons (n.d.);...
Dates: 1833-1933

Theodore Sanders Stern papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0081
Collection Overview This group of personal papers relates primarily to Stern's active participation in civic organizations. The collection is broken into two sections with Part A dealing with his civic activities while he was President of the College of Charleston (Charleston, S.C.) and Part B containing information about his continuing involvement in community organizations after his retirement from the College in 1979. Part A of this collection is largely about Stern's volunteer work with Charleston civic...
Dates: 1933-1999

Theodore Sanders Stern scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0082
Collection Overview Collection contains 8 scrapbooks from different time periods in Stern's life: (1) 1927-1934: While at Columbia Grammar School in New York City. (2) 1950-1953: Officer in Charge of the Norfolk Fuel Supply Depot (1950-1952) and while serving at Pearl Harbor (1953). (3) 1959-1962: Presentation album entitled "Captain Theodore S. Stern, ESO, 1959-1962" documenting his work as Operations Officer of the Electronics Supply Office, Great Lakes. (4) 1965-1967: Commander of the Naval Supply Center,...
Dates: 1927-1977

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Cohen family 4
Dock Street Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 4
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Raisin, Rachel M. 4
Rubens family 4
Weinberg family 4
Addlestone Hebrew Academy (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Alterman, Jennet Robinson 3
Avery Institute of Afro-American History and Culture 3
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 3
College of Charleston. Alumni Association 3
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 3
Dachau (Concentration camp) 3
Deas family 3
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 3
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I.M. Pearlstine & Sons (S.C.) 3
Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America. Samuel D. Turtletaub Post 237 (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Keyserling, Harriet, 1922-2010 3
Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 3
Mazo family 3
Moïse family 3
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Rosenberg family 3
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 3
Solomon family 3
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 3
United States. Navy 3
Winstock family 3
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Anderson, Dorothy Middleton 2
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Avery Research Center 2
B'nai B'rith. Anti-defamation League 2
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Blank, Rosa Simmons, -1915 2
Bloom, Jack L., 1920-2010 2
Bloom, Julius H., 1894-1973 2
Breibart family 2
Breibart, George, 1917-2014 2
Breibart, Samuel, 1893-1981 2
Brith Sholom (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Brown Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Brown family 2
Charleston County Council 2
Charleston Jewish Social Services (S.C.) 2
Charleston Trident Chamber of Commerce 2
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 2
Clemson University 2
D'Ancona family 2
DeCosta family 2
Democratic Party (Charleston County, S.C.) 2
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 2
Eastman, Margaret Middleton Rivers 2
Edward's, Inc. (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Ehrich family 2
Ehrich, William Seigman, 1881-1969 2
Emanuel family 2
Freemasons 2
Furchgott, Max, 1917-1998 2
Garfinkel family 2
Goldberg family 2
Greenhill, Marsha Silver 2
Halsey McCallum Resources 2
Halsey, William, 1915-1999 2
Harold's Cabin (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Harris, Lancelot Minor, 1868-1941 2
Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 2
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Jacobs, Harold, 1913-2009 2
Jenkins' Orphanage Band 2
Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina 2
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) Brotherhood 2
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.). Sisterhood 2
Katzen, Ethel Oberman, 1920-2002 2
Keyserling family 2
Keyserling, Herbert, 1915-2000 2
Keyserling, Jennie Hyman, 1881-1935 2
Keyserling, Paul 2
Keyserling, William 2
Keyserling, William, 1869-1951 2
Kligman, Melton, 1929-2013 2
Kronsberg family 2
Kronsberg, Macey, 1911-2001 2
Ladies Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 2
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