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Carew Rice papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0188
Abstract

Correspondence, original silhouettes, pamphlets, and writings of South Carolina silhouettist, Carew Rice.

Dates: 1932-1971

Isadore Rich papers

 Collection
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

Clemon Harold Richardson, Sr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: AMN 1141
Abstract Clemon Harold Richardson, Sr., (1925-2003), was a Masonic and community leader in Charleston, South Carolina. He was the Grand High Priest of the Robert B. Elliott Chapter #1 for the Holy Royal Arch Masons of the State of South Carolina. Locally, Richardson was the president of the Maryville/Ashleyville Neighborhood Association, (formerly the West Ashley Civic Association.) from 1954-2000. Richardson also served as the Charleston County Democratic Party Executive Committee Person for the St....
Dates: 1910-2002, undated; Majority of material found within 1990-2000

Inez Richardson papers

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Identifier: AMN-1161
Abstract Inez A. Richardson, born in 1911, was the first licensed Black female barber in South Carolina. This collection concentrates primarily on Inez Richardson, however it also includes documents pertaining to the rest of the Richardson family. The collection documents Richardson’s involvement in the Rose of Sharon Tent, Southern District No. 4, from 1952 to 1984. The Rose of Sharon Tent was one of the Tents of the United Order of Tents, which is the only Christian Black women’s secret society. ...
Dates: 1951-1990

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

Rittenberg-Pearlstine family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1008
Collection Overview Includes photographs, photograph albums, ephemera, photocopies, audio tapes, typescripts, clippings. Papers contain material related to Samuel O. Rittenberg and include biographical information, and articles written about his life. Audio tapes, articles, and speeches document two memorial dedications in Charleston and include typed tributes given by Dr. Henry W. Rittenberg. Papers related to Dr. Rittenberg include biographical information and articles he published about his father. Jack...
Dates: 1890-1982

Rivers family papers

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Identifier: Mss 0199
Abstract Correspondence, programs, publications, newspaper clippings, journals, photographs, slides, scrapbooks, audiovisual material, genealogical material, and personal files belonging to and concerning the Rivers family. Materials primarily relate to L. Mendel Rivers' service in Congress from 1941 to 1970, the writings of his wife Margaret Middleton Rivers, and their three children Margaret Rivers Eastman, Marion Rivers Ravenel Cato, and L. Mendel Rivers, Jr. Topics of particular interest include...
Dates: 1800-2011; Majority of material found within 1920-2007

L. Mendel Rivers papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 0094
Abstract Correspondence, speeches, memoranda, legislative files, political files, and committee files of L. Mendel Rivers (1905-1970), Democratic United States Representative from South Carolina's 1st Congressional District from 1941 to 1970. Materials primarily relate to Rivers' service in Congress from 1955 to 1962 with topics including the Cold War, Cuban Missile Crisis, Bay of Pigs invasion, Civil Rights, public school desegregation, and the United States Armed Services and defense programs. Also...
Dates: 1940-1962; Majority of material found within 1957-1962

L. Mendel Rivers papers

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Identifier: Mss 0198
Abstract Correspondence, programs, publications, newspaper clippings, speeches, photographs, photo albums, scrapbooks, awards, certificates, financial material, and personal files of L. Mendel Rivers (1905-1970), Democratic United States Representative from South Carolina's 1st Congressional District from 1941 to 1970. Materials primarily relate to Rivers' service in Congress with topics including the Cold War, Vietnam War, the Charleston Naval Shipyard, the United States Armed Forces, military pay...
Dates: 1876-1990; Majority of material found within 1941-1970

Bernice Robinson papers

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Identifier: AMN 1018
Abstract Bernice Violanthe Robinson (1914-1994) was born in Charleston, South Carolina to James C. and Martha Elizabeth Robinson. She was a cosmetologist, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Secretary and Chairperson of Membership, Highlander's first Citizenship School teacher for adult education on John's Island, South Carolina. She held political education and voter registration workshops in Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and other southern states for the...
Dates: 1920-1989; Majority of material found within 1950-1989

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Special Collections 362
Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture 161
 
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correspondence 176
clippings (information artifacts) 138
black-and-white photographs 92
photographs 85
scrapbooks 59
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photocopies 56
Charleston (S.C.) 52
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 48
color photographs 46
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 43
financial records 38
black-and-white negatives 33
certificates 33
photograph albums 33
minutes (administrative records) 29
digital images 28
family papers 28
printed ephemera 28
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 26
programs (documents) 26
DVDs 25
letters (correspondence) 25
pamphlets 25
videocassettes 25
black-and-white slides 23
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston 21
diaries 21
memoirs 20
publications (documents) 20
typescripts 20
articles 18
compact discs 18
newsletters 18
Photographs 17
manuscripts for publication 17
Charleston (S.C.) -- History 16
manuscripts (documents) 16
African American churches -- South Carolina -- Charleston 15
South Carolina -- History 15
genealogical tables 15
Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 14
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Correspondence 14
audiocassettes 14
administrative records 13
ledgers (account books) 13
notes (documents) 13
postcards 13
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 12
sketches 12
African Americans -- South Carolina -- Charleston 11
artifacts (object genre) 11
color slides 11
obituaries 11
African American churches 10
Jewish families -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History 10
South Carolina -- History -- 1865- 10
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 10
cabinet photographs 10
drawings (visual works) 10
genealogies (histories) 10
personal correspondence 10
research notes 10
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- Charleston 9
Fraternal organizations -- South Carolina -- Charleston 9
Holocaust survivors 9
business records 9
diplomas 9
legal documents 9
magazines (periodicals) 9
photo CDs 9
poems 9
slides (photographs) 9
African American teachers -- South Carolina -- Charleston 8
African Americans -- Education -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century 8
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 8
Hospital Workers' Strike, Charleston, S.C., 1969 8
awards 8
booklets 8
cashbooks 8
daguerreotypes (photographs) 8
drafts (documents) 8
files (document groupings) 8
maps (documents) 8
negatives (photographs) 8
newspapers 8
poetry 8
posters 8
speeches (documents) 8
writings (documents) 8
African American businesspeople -- South Carolina -- Charleston 7
African American fraternal organizations 7
African American fraternal organizations -- South Carolina -- Charleston 7
African American musicians -- South Carolina -- Charleston 7
African American women -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Societies and clubs 7
Charleston County (S.C.) 7
Church records and registers -- South Carolina -- Charleston 7
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
Speeches 7
books 7
deeds 7
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Language
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German 31
Hebrew 29
Yiddish 20
French 13
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Names
Avery Normal Institute 34
College of Charleston 24
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Charleston Branch (Charleston, S.C.) 12
United States. Army 12
Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.) 11
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Avery Institute of Afro-American History and Culture 8
Avery Research Center 7
Clark, Septima Poinsette, 1898-1987 7
Moses family 7
Centenary United Methodist Church (Charleston, S.C.) 6
Charleston Naval Shipyard 6
Cohen family 6
Dachau (Concentration camp) 6
Hirsch, Mordenai Raisin 6
Jewish Community Center (Charleston, S.C.) 6
Levy family 6
Voorhees College 6
Alliance for Full Acceptance 5
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
DeCosta family 5
Harleston, Edwin Augustus, 1882-1931 5
Highlander Folk School (Monteagle, Tenn.) 5
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) 5
Raisin, Rachel M. 5
United States. Congress. House 5
Waring, Elizabeth 5
Waring, Julius Waties, 1880-1968 5
Weinberg family 5
Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Buchenwald (Concentration camp) 4
Burke High School (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Charleston County School District 4
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 4
Clyburn, James 4
Dock Street Theatre (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Emanuel AME Church (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Footlight Players (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Harby family 4
Hospital and Training School for Nurses (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Howard University 4
Jenkins, Esau, 1910-1972 4
Karesh, Rosalyn Furchgott 4
Medical University of South Carolina 4
Morris Street Baptist Church (Charleston, S.C.) 4
Moïse, Penina 4
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity 4
Shulman, Nat, 1914-2000 4
Simons, Albert, 1890-1980 4
South Carolina Federation of Colored Women's Clubs 4
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives 4
Southern Christian Leadership Conference 4
Stern, Theodore Sanders 4
Tobias, Thomas J. 4
United States. Navy 4
United States. Works Progress Administration 4
Whipper, Lucille, 1928-2021 4
Addlestone Hebrew Academy (Charleston, S.C.) 3
African Methodist Episcopal Church 3
Aleph Zadik Aleph 3
Aleph Zadik Aleph. Charleston Chapter 3
Allen University 3
Alterman, Jennet Robinson 3
American Missionary Association 3
B'nai B'rith 3
Baskervill Ministries (Pawleys Island, S.C.) 3
Benedict College 3
Bonds-Wilson High School (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Breibart, Solomon 3
Brown Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Brown family 3
Brown, Millicent E. 3
Butler, Susan Dart, 1888-1959 3
Carawan, Guy 3
College of Charleston. Alumni Association 3
College of Charleston. Library 3
Confederate States of America. Army 3
Congregation Sinai (Sumter, S.C.) 3
Cornwell, Ruby Pendergrass, 1902-2003 3
DeCosta, Emily, 1923-2011 3
Douglas, Rosslee Tenetha Green, 1928-2011 3
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 3
Easterby, J. H. (James Harold), 1898-1960 3
Emanuel family 3
Graves, J. Michael (James Michael), 1915-1996 3
Grice, George Daniel, 1900-1977 3
Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 3
Harby, Isaac, 1788-1828 3
Harleston family 3
Harleston, Edwin Gailliard, 1854-1931 3
Harris, Lancelot Minor, 1868-1941 3
Hebrew Benevolent Society (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940 3
Hunt, Eugene C. 3
I.M. Pearlstine & Sons (S.C.) 3
Immaculate Conception School (Charleston, S.C.) 3
Keyserling, Harriet, 1922-2010 3
Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 3
King, Coretta Scott, 1927-2006 3
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 3
Lazar family 3
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