Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Philip Schneider and Alwyn Goldstein

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Philip Schneider and Alwyn Goldstein
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-
Interviewee:
Schneider, Philip, 1912-2008, Goldstein, Alwyn, 1915-2010
Date:
1995-01-30
Description:
Philip Schneider, born and raised in Georgetown, South Carolina, and Charlestonian Alwyn Goldstein, who moved to Georgetown in 1938 to open a store, discuss the town’s Jewish religious and business life. Among the merchants were Philip’s grandmother, Sally Lewenthal, and his father, Albert Schneider, who went into business with Philip’s uncle, Harry Rosen. Both interviewees recall the effects of the Great Depression in their native cities.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Schneider, Philip, 1912-2008 -- Interviews, Goldstein, Alwyn, 1915-2010 – Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Interviews, Jews -- South Carolina -- Georgetown--History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Georgetown -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History, Jewish sects -- South Carolina -- Georgetown –- History, Beth Elohim (Georgetown, S.C.)
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-004
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.