Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Hyman Rubin

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Hyman Rubin
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-
Interviewee:
Rubin, Hyman, 1913-2005
Date:
1995-05-24
Description:
Hyman Rubin describes his upbringing in Norway, South Carolina, and later in Columbia, where his family owned a wholesale dry goods store. He talks about his experience at the University of South Carolina, and recounts his political career and tenure on Columbia's city council (1952-1966) and in the state senate from 1966-1984. In 1940, he married Rose Rudnick of Aiken, South Carolina.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Rubin, Hyman, 1913-2005 -- Interviews, Gressette, Lawrence Marion, 1902-1984, Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney), 1915-1992
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- History, Jews -- South Carolina -- Interviews, Jews -- South Carolina -- Norway -- History, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- History, Politicians -- South Carolina -- History, African Americans –- Relations with Jews, Segregation -- South Carolina -- Columbia –- History, Immigrants -- United States -– History
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-024
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.