Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Sandra Garfinkel Shapiro

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Sandra Garfinkel Shapiro
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-, Rosenblum, Sandra Lee Kahn, Brilliant, Jonathan
Interviewee:
Shapiro, Sandra Garfinkel, 1935-
Date:
1997-08-25
Description:
Sandra Garfinkel Shapiro grew up in Charleston, South Carolina, in the 1930s and 40s, the youngest of six children of Jewish immigrants from Divin, Russia. She recalls her childhood years, including her involvement with Young Judea, the African-American woman who worked for the Garfinkel family, and her fathers mattress business. She has donated her personal collection of genealogy books, photos, and ephemera to the Jewish Heritage Collection at the College of Charleston.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Shapiro, Sandra Garfinkel, 1935- -- Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Interviews, Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History, Brith Sholom (Charleston, S.C.), Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.), Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Religious life, Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Social life and customs, Jewish youth
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-164
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.