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George Smith Adams papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0174
Abstract

Mainly George Smith Adams' genealogical research documenting his father George Alexander Adams (1887-1984), mother Theodora Elizabeth Smith Adams (1888-1983), grandfather Daniel Townsend Smith (1842-1929) with data on the Washington Artillery, and great grandfather Thomas Peter Smith (1814-1899). Also included are materials relating to his extended family and their surrounding areas, especially the Townsend family, Medway Plantation, Edisto Island, Charleston, South Carolina.

Dates: 1826-2010; Majority of material found within 1925-1999

Nathan S. Addlestone papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1127
Abstract

Scrapbooks, yearbooks, clippings, programs, newsletters, and reports pertaining to Nathan Addlestone, a Charleston businessman who founded several scrap metal businesses, including Steelmet, Incorporated and Addlestone International Corporation. He was also very active in philanthropy, particularly pertaining to education.

Dates: circa 1910-2009

Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-017
Abstract

Pre- and post-World War II photographs of Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins, a Dutch Jew born in 1938 in Bussum, Netherlands, who, as a child, was hidden during World War II. Photographs show Krant and her family and friends in the Netherlands, including her grandparents, parents, and other family members.

Dates: 1938-2000

Willy Adler papers

 Collection
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

William Martin Aiken papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0002
Abstract

Sketchbooks, photographs, clippings and other professional papers of Charleston born architect William Martin Aiken. Materials relate to Aiken's student and professional work as an architect in Boston, Massachusetts, and Cincinnati, Ohio, and as the Supervising Architect of the Treasury Department. Materials also relate to homes designed by Aiken as well as buildings designed by the New York City architectural firm McKim, Mead, and White.

Dates: 1878-1956

Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA) records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0205
Abstract Administrative records, subject files, correspondence, audiovisual materials, and born-digital files documenting the activities of the Alliance for Full Acceptance (AFFA), a Charleston, South Carolina-based organization that advocates for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people. Materials relate to AFFA’s partnerships with the grant organization the Freeman Foundation, and with LGBTQ organizations including South Carolina Equality Coalition (SCEC), We Are...
Dates: 1998-2019

Anderson Sisterhood minutes book

 Item
Identifier: Mss 1034-101
Abstract

Original and photocopied monthly meeting minutes book of the Anderson Sisterhood of Temple B'nai Israel located in Anderson, South Carolina. The Anderson Sisterhood was affiliated with the National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods, now known as Women of Reform Judaism, and helped to raise funds for rabbinic scholarships and charities including the American Red Cross and the Hebrew Orphan's Home in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dates: 1931-1939

Sam Appel athletic patches and ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1034-096
Abstract

This collection includes athletic patches and other ephemera of Samuel Appel (1929-), a Charleston, South Carolina, native. Materials relate to Appel's participation in the Charleston Jewish Community Center, the Boy Scouts of America, and Aleph Zadik Aleph (AZA).

Dates: circa 1944-1951

Louis Baker papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1136
Abstract Photographs, correspondence, and other papers of Louis Baker, president of M. Baker and Sons meat packing plant and founding member of the Charleston County Livestock Growers Association. Materials include photographs of Louis Baker and the M. Baker and Sons plant; certificates from Louis's involvement in the National Independent Meat Packers Association, the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (renamed Shriners International), and the Scottish Rite of the Freemasons;...
Dates: circa 1917-1968, 2007

Bank of Charleston records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0004
Abstract

Records of the Bank of Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina. Materials relate to the daily operations and financial transactions of the Bank of Charleston. Collection includes ledgers, journals, and receipt books containing records of general accounts, deposits, loans, and exchange rates. Also included are ledgers containing the business accounts of Merchants National Bank, Savannah, Georgia, and the Bank of Liverpool.

Dates: 1837-1874

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Cohen family 4
Raisin, Rachel M. 4
United States. Works Progress Administration 4
Addlestone Hebrew Academy (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Aleph Zadik Aleph 3
Charleston Naval Shipyard 3
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 3
Dock Street Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Footlight Players (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Harby family 3
Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828 3
Karesh, Rosalyn Furchgott 3
Levy family 3
Moses, Octavia Harby, 1823-1904 3
Moïse, Penina 3
Rivers, L. Mendel (Lucius Mendel), 1905-1970 3
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 3
United States. Congress. House 3
We Are Family (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Alterman, Jennet Robinson 2
Anderson, Dorothy Middleton 2
Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Beth Israel Congregation (Florence, S.C.) 2
Bradbury, Rachael Bowman 2
Breibart, Solomon 2
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 2
Clemson University 2
Drayton family 2
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 2
Eastman, Margaret Middleton Rivers 2
Emanuel family 2
Garfinkel family 2
Goldberg family 2
Hirsch family 2
I.M. Pearlstine & Sons (S.C.) 2
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina 2
Ketner, Linda 2
Keyserling, Harriet, 1922-2010 2
Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 2
Keyserling, William 2
Keystone View Company 2
Lowcountry AIDS Services 2
Luce, Clare Boothe, 1903-1987 2
Mauthausen (Concentration camp) 2
McDougal, Harriet 2
Moïse family 2
National Council of Jewish Women. Charleston Section 2
Price, Harry 2
Raisin family 2
Raisin, Jacob S. (Jacob Salmon), 1878-1946 2
Raisin, Jane Lazarus, 1887-1965 2
Rivers, Lucius Mendel, Jr. 2
Rivers, Margaret Middleton 2
Rosenberg family 2
Rosenberg, Abraham, 1859-1920 2
Rosenberg, Anita M. 2
Rosenthall, Irene O. 2
Rosenthall, William A. 2
Silver, Helen, 1922-2003 2
Silver, Sidney, 1919- 2
Simons, Albert, 1890-1980 2
Smith family 2
Smith, Charlie 2
Solomons family 2
Southern Jewish Historical Society (U.S.) 2
Stuckey, David Ashby, 1849-1932 2
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.). Sisterhood 2
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 2
Tobias, Thomas J. 2
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services 2
United States. Navy 2
Weinberg family 2
Winstock family 2
Abell family 1
Aberman, Mary Ann, 1935- 1
Abrams, Marjorie K. 1
Addlestone International Corporation 1
Addlestone, Marlene Alfred 1
Addlestone, Nathan S., 1913-2001 1
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 1
Adler, Willy Moritz, 1920- 1
Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 1
Ahlem (Concentration camp) 1
Aiken, William Martin, 1855-1908 1
Aleph Zadik Aleph. Charleston Chapter 1
Aleph Zadik Aleph. Charleston Chapter #143 (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Alston family 1
Alwyn's Department Store (Georgetown, S.C.) 1
Anderson, Eliza Levy, 1794-1839 1
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