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Rudolf Herz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-050
Abstract

The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, interviews on videocassette and DVD, photographs, and other papers of Rudolf "Rudy" Herz, a native of Stommeln, Germany, who survived incarceration in Theresienstadt, Auschwitz, and other concentration camps during World War II. After immigrating to the United States in 1946, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Dates: 1944-2011

Robert Walter Marks papers

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Identifier: Mss 0029
Abstract Correspondence, typescripts, drafts, notes, clippings, photographs, and other miscellaneous items of writer and mathematician Robert Walter Marks. Collection consists of typescripts and drafts of hundreds of published articles, short stories, advertisements, and books written by Marks under multiple pen names, including the pen name John Colleton. Also included is professional and personal correspondence and letters from Arnold Gingrich (editor of Esquire...
Dates: 1890-1980

Pollitzer and Hoben families papers

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Identifier: Mss 1140
Abstract Biographical materials, writings, correspondence, photographs and negatives, newspaper clippings, working files, born digital records, research materials, and publications/printed materials of the Pollitzer and Hoben families. In particular, the collection covers the life and activities of Margaret Pollitzer Hoben, progressive educator, writer, speaker, and former Director of The Walden School in New York City. Also included are the working files of an unpublished book entitled, “Her Past...
Dates: 1894-2013

Rabbi Jacob S. Raisin papers

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Identifier: Mss 1075
Abstract Clippings, correspondence, sermons, programs, certificates, diplomas, diaries, photographs, objects, and other papers of Jacob S. Raisin, Reform rabbi, author, and scholar. Raisin's writings focused on ethical behavior, intellectual history, religious observance and tradition. Materials also relate to Raisin's wife, Jane Lazarus Raisin, their children, Mordenai Lazarus Raisin Hirsch, Rachel Marla Raisin, and Aaron S. Raisin, and other family members, Raisin's record of professional...
Dates: circa 1700, 1889-2009

James Oliver Rigney, Jr., papers

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Identifier: Mss 0197
Abstract Papers of James Oliver Rigney, Jr., author of the epic fantasy Wheel of Time series of novels written under the pseudonym of Robert Jordan. Materials document Rigney's career as an author beginning with his early novels The Fallon Blood, The Fallon Pride, The Fallon Legacy, and Cheyenne Raiders, written under the pseudonyms of Reagan O'Neal and Jackson...
Dates: 1905-2012; Majority of material found within circa 1968-2012

Jakob Rosenthal papers

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Identifier: Mss 1109
Abstract

Biographical material, writings, typescripts, photographs, and other assorted papers of Jakob Rosenthal, historian, educator, and writer. As a journalist Rosenthal wrote extensively on contemporary Jewish history, literature, and life, as well as Zionism, its history, and the State of Israel, for various European, Middle Eastern, and American daily newspapers.

Dates: 1928-1995

James T. Sears collection

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Identifier: Mss 0207
Abstract This collection contains assorted ephemera, photographs, and audiovisual materials documenting the research interests of James T. Sears, author of several books on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) history in the South. The collection includes materials relating to female and male impersonators and LGBTQ music. Notable items include the typescript of a poem by Allen Ginsberg, a American flag belonging to openly gay airman Leonard Matlovich, and the signature of Sir...
Dates: circa 1908-2001

Benjamin James Whipper, Sr., papers

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1147
Abstract Benjamin James Whipper, Sr., (1912-1998), a minister, religious leader, educator, and civic activist. A native of Charleston, South Carolina, Reverend Whipper pastored two churches, Charity Baptist (1949), and Saint Matthew Baptist (1940). Whipper was the Moderator of the Charleston County Baptist Association; the treasurer with the Baptist Educational and Missionary Convention of South Carolina; and the Assistant Secretary on the Executive Board of the National Baptist Convention, USA,...
Dates: approximately 1865-2008, undated

G. Theodore Wichmann papers

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Identifier: Mss 0075
Abstract

Theodore Wichmann (1886-1966) founded the Charleston Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra and taught music lessons in Charleston, South Carolina. This collection includes Wichmann's writings on Mozart, Bizet, Rossini, Beethoven, and Ambroise Thomas, printed programs, and business and personal correspondence for the Orchestra and Wichmann's school music lessons.

Dates: 1904-1966

Williams family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1017
Abstract The majority of the collection consists of materials related to two memoirs written by Arthur V. Williams, Tales of Charleston 1930s, describing his childhood growing up in Charleston in the 1930s, and Tales of Clemson 1936-1940, on his four years at Clemson University prior to World War II. The collection also contains photographs of the Williams family of Charleston, South Carolina, primarily featuring Arthur V. Williams...
Dates: 1882-2004; Majority of material found within 1936-2004

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Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948 1
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Bragg, Laura M. (Laura Mary), 1881-1978 1
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Charity Baptist Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
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Charleston Symphony Orchestra (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Chase, Leah 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Clarke, Edward, Sir, 1841-1931 1
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Colleton, John, 1907-1993 1
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Deluca, Emily Peterson 1
Elfe family 1
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Fleet and Industrial Supply Center (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Fuller, R. Buckminster (Richard Buckminster), 1895-1983 1
Gendelman, Betty Williams, 1921-2007 1
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Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 1
Greenberg, Polly 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 1
Hoben family 1
Hoben, Lindsay, 1902-1967 1
Hoben, Margaret Pollitzer, 1894-1983 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Jenkins Orphanage Institute (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007 1
Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007. (Title of work: Wheel of time.) 1
Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Lindsay family 1
Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 1
Marks, Robert W., 1907-1993 1
Matlovich, Leonard 1
Maxwell, Elsa 1
McDougal, Harriet 1
Morris College (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 1
National Baptist Convention of the United States of America 1
New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) 1
O'Neal, Reagan, 1948-2007 1
O'Reilly, Jackson, 1948-2007 1
Orphan Aid Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Peacock, Edwin, 1910-1989 1
Pollitzer family 1
Pollitzer, Alice K. 1
Potter, Mary Jo 1
Potter, William Zeigler 1
Quiroz, Roderick S. 1
Raisin family 1
Raisin, Aaron S., 1922-1989 1
Raisin, Jacob S. (Jacob Salmon), 1878-1946 1
Raisin, Jane Lazarus, 1887-1965 1
Raisin, Rachel M. 1
Richmond, Zerline Levy Williams, 1898-1999 1
Rigney, James Oliver, Jr., 1948-2007 1
Rosenthal, Jakob 1
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868 1
Russell, Ina 1
Salinger, Pierre 1
Sears, James T. (James Thomas), 1951- 1
St. Matthew Baptist Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Stieglitz, Alfred, 1864-1946 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Taylor, Prentiss, 1907-1991 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896 1
Tobias, Thomas J. 1
United States. Navy 1
Ventola, Mary Williams 1
Walden School 1
Whipper, Benjamin James, 1912-1998 1
Whipper, Lucille, 1928-2021 1
Wichmann, G. Theodore, 1886- 1
Williams family 1
Williams, Arthur V. 1
Williams, Arthur V., 1878-1951 1
Zeigler, John 1
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