Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Marian Birlant Slotin

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Title:
Jewish Heritage Collection: Oral history interview with Marian Birlant Slotin
Interviewer:
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948-, Rosenblum, Sandra Lee Kahn
Interviewee:
Slotin, Marian Birlant,1932-2005
Date:
1998-10-05
Description:
Marian Birlant Slotin discusses the history of her fathers antique business, George C. Birlant & Company, which he established in 1929 in Charleston, South Carolina. George married Lillian Marcus of Kingstree, South Carolina, and despite their Orthodox backgrounds, they raised Marian, their only child, in the Reform tradition. Marian reminisces about her childhood and many of her close and distant relatives. She married Phil Slotin of Georgia, and they raised two boys. As of 2011, the antique shop remains in the family, run by their son, Andrew.
Collection:
Jewish Heritage Collection Oral Histories
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Oral Histories
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Slotin, Marian Birlant, 1932-2005—Interviews
Topical Subject:
Jews -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- Interviews, Jewish merchants -- South Carolina -- Charleston -- History, Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim (Charleston, S.C.), Brith Sholom Beth Israel (Charleston, S.C.), Emanu-El Synagogue (Charleston, S.C.), Jewish sects -- South Carolina -- Charleston –- History
Geographic Subject:
Lowcountry
Shelving Locator:
MSS 1035-203
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.