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Jacques Benbassat papers

 Collection
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

Harris Blumenfeld papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1113
Abstract

Contains a wedding anniversary certificate, obituary, Baron Hirsch Congregation centennial booklet, and Hebrew typewriter belonging to the poet Harris Blumenfeld.

Dates: 1917-1964

Alwyn Goldstein papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1096
Abstract

Biographical materials, correspondence, research files, printed materials, photographs, family scrapbooks, and family photograph albums of Alwyn Goldstein of Georgetown, South Carolina. Also included are materials relating to Alwyn’s Department Store and various administrative records of Temple Beth Elohim.

Dates: 1886-2014

Isaac Harby family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1097
Abstract

Collection consists of the papers of journalist, playwright, educator, and religious reformer, Isaac Harby, and the Harby family. Papers include correspondence, essays, a play, and newspaper clippings relating to Isaac Harby and his descendants.

Dates: 1815-1954; Majority of material found within 1815-1869

Kronsberg family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1078
Abstract

Photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other papers of the Kronsberg family, particularly three brothers: Edward, Milton, and Macey. Materials relate to Edward's discount store chain; Milton's service during World War II at the German POW camp in Charleston, South Carolina; and the family's involvement in Charleston's first Conservative congregation, Synagogue Emanu-El.

Dates: 1910-2010

Tybee Bogeslov Levy papers

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Identifier: Mss 1034-080
Abstract

Photographs and papers of Tybee Bogeslov Levy, a Russian immigrant who settled in Walterboro, South Carolina. Photographs include black and white portraits of Levy and her family. Also included is an obituary of Bernhard Levy, Tybee's husband, who owned a store in Walterboro and was Postmaster General of Colleton County.

Dates: circa 1908-circa 1946

Rabbi David J. Radinsky papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1121
Abstract Correspondence, speeches, sermons, and eulogies of Rabbi David J. Radinsky, senior rabbi of Brith Sholom Beth Israel Congregation in Charleston, South Carolina, from 1970 to 2004. The collection consists primarily of correspondence between Rabbi Radinsky and members of the Charleston community, BSBI congregants, and Jewish organizations on such topics as the policies of Addlestone Hebrew Academy and the Jewish Community Center of Charleston, kashrut (dietary laws), kosher food suppliers,...
Dates: 1970-2004

Isadore Rich papers

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Identifier: Mss 1034-106
Abstract Collection consists of a letter from Isadore Rich to his wife and children written while he was abroad in Wiesbaden, Germany, seeking treatment for Wright's disease, a page (in German) of the log of the ship Kronprinzessin Cecilie (Crown Princess Cecilie) reporting on Rich's death during his journey back to the United States, and his obituary. Also included is a facsimile of a German Abgangszeugnis, or "leaving certificate"-a document that contains a student's final exam grades-issued to...
Dates: 1910

Solomons and Weinberg family papers

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Identifier: Mss 1134
Abstract

Correspondence, typescript, and assorted ephemera of the Solomons family of Sumter, South Carolina, and the Weinberg family of Manning, South Carolina. Materials primarily relate to the Solomons sisters Maude C. Solomons, Kate C. Solomons, and Augusta I. Solomons, but also include a small number of items pertaining to the Weinberg family, notably an 1874 marriage contract between Aaron Weinberg and Rosa Levi.

Dates: 1851-1983

Edwina Harleston Whitlock papers

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Identifier: AMN 1120
Abstract Edwina Augusta Harleston Whitlock was born Gussie Louise Harleston on September 28, 1916 in Charleston, South Carolina to Robert Othello Harleston and his wife, Marie Isabelle Forrest. She was raised by her uncle, Edwin Augustus Teddy Harleston and his wife Elise Forrest after it was discovered that Whitlock's parents had tuberculosis. Whitlock attended the Avery Normal Institute in Charleston, South Carolina and Talladega College in Talladega, Alabama, where she...
Dates: 1918-2006

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Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 1
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Block, Leopold 1
Blumenfeld, Harris, 1861-1953 1
Blumenfeld, Harry B. 1
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Burchstead, Barbara Schwartz 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Cremer, Sylvia Blumenfeld Friedman 1
DeMasi, Reka Rich 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 1
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Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 1
Goldstein family 1
Goldstein, Alwyn, 1915-2010 1
Greenspon, Roz G. 1
Harby (Family : Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828) 1
Harby, George W., 1797-1862 1
Harby, Hal W., 1886-1954 1
Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828 1
Harby, Jacob de la Motta, 1848-1916 1
Harby, Lee Cohen, 1849-1918 1
Harleston family 1
Harleston, Edwin Augustus, 1882-1931 1
Harleston, Elise F. (Elise Forrest) 1
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
Jacobson, Roslyn B. 1
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Kronprinzessin Cecilie (Ship) 1
Kronsberg family 1
Kronsberg, Edward, 1903-1985 1
Kronsberg, Macey, 1911-2001 1
Kronsberg, Milton, 1909-1997 1
Levin, Rose Kronsberg 1
Levy, Bernhard, 1851-1921 1
Levy, Tybee Bogeslov 1
Radinsky, David J. 1
Rich, Isadore, 1856-1910 1
Rosenblum, Mickey Kronsberg 1
Solomons Home for the Aged (Sumter, S.C.) 1
Solomons family 1
Solomons, Augusta Isabel, 1856-1936 1
Solomons, Kate Cecile, 1853-1930 1
Solomons, Maude C., 1863-1951 1
Synagogue Emanu-El (Charleston, S.C.) 1
Talladega College 1
Weinberg family 1
Weinberg, Aaron, 1841-1919 1
Weinberg, Rosa Levi, 1855-1923 1
Whitlock, Edwina H. (Edwina Harleston), 1916-2002 1
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