Skip to main content

South Carolina -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

M.S. Polack collection

 Collection — Consolidated Box P2, Folder: P-72
Identifier: P-72
Abstract Contains manuscript listings of 910 circumcisions performed in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, North and South Carolina, and the District of Columbia from 1836-1862. Among the entries, which include 47 geographic locations, are 739 for Baltimore, 51 for Washington, D.C., 19 for Alexandria, VA, 12 for Frederick, MD, 11 for Hanover, PA, and 10 for Hagerstown, MD. Also includes an article about the book from 1889, and a letter from 1831 from Michael Samuel Rosenberg to the Jewish community of Baltimore, certifying that the meat being shipped to them was kosher. The letter was found pinned in back of the record book.
Dates: 1831-1862, 1989