Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Moses Kornblut

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Moses Kornblut
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-, Kornblut, Harold, 1952-, Robinson, Klyde, 1922-
Interviewee:
Kornblut, Moses, 1915-2009
Date:
1995-07-10
Description:
Moses Kornblut grew up in Latta, South Carolina, the son of Leon Kornblut and Lizzie Schafer. He operated the family business, Kornblut’s Department Store, for 76 years, served on the Latta City Council for over three decades, and was a leading member of the Dillon synagogue, Ohav Shalom.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Kornblut, Moses, 1915- -- Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -– Interviews, Jews -- South Carolina -- Latta -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Latta -- Social life and customs, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Latta -- History, World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue -- United States, Jews -- South Carolina -- Identity, Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- South Carolina -- History, South Carolina -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century, Retail trade -- South Carolina -- Latta -- History, Synagogues -- South Carolina -- Dillon County -- History, Ohav Shalom (Dillon, S.C.)
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-028
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
application/pdf, audio/mpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Mp3 derivative audio created with Audacity software. Archival masters are wav files.
Copyright Status Statement:
Digital resource copyright 2011, The College of Charleston. All rights reserved. For more information contact The College of Charleston Library, Charleston, SC 29424.