Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Sarah Burgen Ackerman

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Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Sarah Burgen Ackerman
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-
Ackerman, Sarah Burgen, 1921-
Sarah Burgen Ackerman, the daughter of Polish immigrants, grew up in Montgomery, Alabama. She moved to Walhalla and, later, Fort Mill, South Carolina, after she married George Ackerman, a cantor and Hebrew teacher. The couple operated stores in both locations and raised four children.
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Ackerman, Sarah Burgen, 1921- -- Interviews, Ackerman, George, 1914-1999
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Interviews, Ackerman, George, 1914-1999, Jews -- South Carolina -- Fort Mill -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Walhalla -- History, Jewish merchants -- Alabama -- History, Jews -- Alabama -- Montgomery -- History, Jews -- Alabama -- Birmingham -- History, Immigrants -- United States -- History, Jews -- Cultural assimilation -- Southern States, African Americans -- Relations with Jews
Geographic Subject:
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-219
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.