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Willy Adler papers

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Identifier: Mss 1065-028
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence, certificates, and other papers of Willy Adler (1920-), a native of Hamburg, Germany, who immigrated to the United States in 1939. Materials document Nazi persecution of the Adler family.

Dates: 1913-1938, 1982-2010

Barnwell family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0110
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence of Reverend William H. W. Barnwell, his wife Catherine Osborn Barnwell, their children and other Barnwell family relations. Topics include social life in Beaufort and Charleston, South Carolina, varying religions and their differences, historiography of South Carolina, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Charleston, religious instruction of slaves, missionary work in China, South Carolina College (1840- 1860), Rev. James Henley Thornwell, the capture of...
Dates: 1823-1960s; Majority of material found within 1823-1882

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

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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

Jacques Benbassat papers

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Identifier: Mss 1065-002
Abstract

The collection consists of a photograph album, memoir, passports, and other papers of Jacques Benbassat, a native of Austria who immigrated to the United States in 1949. Materials mostly relate to the Feuerstein family, including identification cards used by Adela Feuerstein, his maternal grandmother, and photographs of Feuerstein family members traveling in Austria and Poland before 1938, when they fled Austria in fear of Nazi persecution.

Dates: 1906-1942, 1998

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

Anita Abeles Freilich papers

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Identifier: Mss 1065-005
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and other papers of Anita Abeles Freilich and the Abeles family, a Jewish family that fled Czechoslovakia shortly before the Nazi invasion in 1939. Included is a memoir from Sara Novak, a friend of the Abeleses and a Lithuanian Holocaust survivor, and a DVD recording of the Abeles family's 60th anniversary picnic in 1998. Materials document the Abeles family prior to their escape from Czechoslovakia and their attempts to seek restitution.

Dates: 1929-2008

Max Freilich papers

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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

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

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Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Baum, Minnie Tewel, 1898-1985 1
Belloc, Hilaire, 1870-1953 1
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 1
Berrigan, Daniel 1
Block, Leopold 1
Chaminade, Cécile, 1857-1944 1
Charpentier, Gustave, 1860-1956 1
Chase, Leah 1
Commonweal (New York, N.Y.) 1
Conan, (Fictitious character) 1
Csato, Ferike 1
Dachau (Concentration camp) 1
Daudet, Alphonse, 1840-1897 1
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 1
DeMasi, Reka Rich 1
Debussy, Claude, 1862-1918 1
Drayton family 1
Elgar, Edward, 1857-1934 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 1
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 1
Grimké family 1
Grimké, Angelina Emily, 1805-1879 1
Grimké, Frederick, 1791-1863 1
Grimké, John Fauchereaud, 1752-1819 1
Grimké, John Paul, 1713-1791 1
Grimké, Sarah Moore, 1792-1873 1
Grimké, Thomas Smith, 1786-1834 1
Gruber, Mayer I. (Mayer Irwin) 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Hebrew Union College 1
Hellman, Ann Meddin 1
Hellman, Irene 1
Hersey, John, 1914-1993 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Hunter College 1
Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007 1
Jordan, Robert, 1948-2007. (Title of work: Wheel of time.) 1
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Kaufering (Concentration camp) 1
Keokuk (Ironclad steamer) 1
Kerner family 1
Klasner, Samuel, 1917-2001 1
Kornfeld family 1
Kornfeld, Thomas 1
Kronprinzessin Cecilie (Ship) 1
Landsmann, Malie 1
Lannie, Vincent P. 1
Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 1
Massenet, Jules, 1842-1912 1
McDougal, Harriet 1
Meltzer, Charles Henry, 1853-1936 1
Meltzer, Harold 1
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847 1
Michalowski, Jakub 1
Monitor (Ironclad) 1
O'Neal, Reagan, 1948-2007 1
O'Reilly, Jackson, 1948-2007 1
Popowski, Paula Kornblum, 1923- 1
Prevost, Katherine Goldstein, 1924- 1
Pringle, Elizabeth W. Allston (Elizabeth Waties Allston), 1845-1921 1
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924 1
Resnik, Regina, 1922-2013 1
Rich, Isadore, 1856-1910 1
Robertson, Vida 1
Rosenthal, Jakob 1
Rutledge, John, 1739-1800 1
Schiller, Hugo, 1931- 1
Shuster, George N. (George Nauman), 1894-1977 1
Somers, Renata 1
South Carolina College 1
St. Peter's Episcopal Church (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Stafford, Ethel Jorgensen, 1923- 1
Synnestvedt, Alice Resch, 1908- 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 1
Thornwell, James Henley, 1812-1862 1
United States. Army 1
Vanderhorst family 1
Wilder, Thornton, 1897-1975 1
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno, 1876-1948 1
Wolfsohn, Siegmund, 1919-2000 1
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