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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 Also included are the working files of an unpublished book entitled, “Her Past...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

 Collection
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

Washington Light Infantry records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0052
Abstract

The Washington Light Infantry was formed as a body of "citizen soldiers" in Charleston, South Carolina, in 1807 and incorporated in 1824. This collection contains typewritten transcriptions of their records (1820-1936) compiled during a Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) project in 1935 and 1936, and one printed letter.

Dates: 1820-1936

Benjamin James Whipper, Sr., papers

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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

 Collection
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

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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

John A. Zeigler, Jr. papers

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Identifier: Mss 0125
Abstract The papers contain writings, biographical materials, correspondence, and photographs documenting the life of John Asbury Zeigler, Jr., poet, music philanthropist, and co-owner of the Book Basement bookstore in Charleston, S.C. Materials relate to Zeigler’s education at the Citadel, and his service in the U.S. Navy during World War II in Yakutat, Alaska. The papers also cover Zeigler’s relationship with Edwin Peacock, their friendship with lithographer Prentiss Taylor and his partner Roderick...
Dates: 1755-2015

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Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827 1
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Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875 1
Book Basement (Charleston, S.C.) 1
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Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 1
Charity Baptist Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
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Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
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Deluca, Emily Peterson 1
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Fund, Claire 1
Gendelman, Betty Williams, 1921-2007 1
German Friendly Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Gingrich, Arnold 1
Ginsberg, Allen, 1926-1997 1
Goldsmith, Florence 1
Goldsmith, Hilda 1
Greenberg, Polly 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 1
Hoben family 1
Hoben, Lindsay, 1902-1967 1
Hoben, Margaret Pollitzer, 1894-1983 1
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 1
Irish Volunteers Company (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Jameson, John 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
Kerner family 1
Levin, Nathaniel 1
Lindsay family 1
Lombardi-Nash, Michael A. 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 Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Charleston Branch (Charleston, S.C.) 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
Oakes, Ziba B., 1806-1871 1
Orphan Aid Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Peacock, Edwin, 1910-1989 1
Phillips family 1
Phillips, Eugenia Levy 1
Phillips, P. (Philip), 1807-1884 1
Phillips, Philip Lee, 1857-1924 1
Phillips, W. Hallett (William Hallett), 1853-1897 1
Pintus family 1
Pintus, Lise 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
Richmond, Zerline Levy Williams, 1898-1999 1
Rosenthal, Jakob 1
Rossini, Gioacchino, 1792-1868 1
Russell, Ina 1
Salinger, Pierre 1
Salley, F. M. 1
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