Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Harold M. Aronson and Rose Louise Rich Aronson

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Harold M. Aronson and Rose Louise Rich Aronson
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-
Interviewee:
Aronson, Harold M., 1919-, Aronson, Rose Louise Rich, 1922-2004
Date:
1996-02-16
Description:
Harold Marion Aronson, born in Lane, South Carolina, in 1919, grew up in New Jersey, but returned with his family to South Carolina where they opened a dry goods store in Kingstree. Harold, who flew weather reconnaissance missions for the United States Army Air Corps during World War II, married Rose Louise Rich in 1944 and, later, settled in Rose Louise’s hometown, Orangeburg, South Carolina. The Aronsons established a successful aluminum awning business and raised two daughters.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Aronson, Harold M., 1919- -- Interviews, Aronson, Rose Louise Rich, 1922-2004 -– Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -– Interviews, Immigrants -- United States -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Lane -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Kingstree -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Orangeburg -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Lane -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Kingstree -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Orangeburg -- History, Jewish sects -- South Carolina -- History, World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-053
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.