The archives of the Southern Jewish Historical Society are housed in the :
College of Charleston, Special Collections

The inventory to the SJHS papers can be found in the Library's online catalog at by typing "Southern Jewish Historical Society" into the search field to access the collection description.

For Archives information contact:

Dr. Dale Rosengarten, Special Collections

The SJHS archives location is:

Special Collections, Addlestone Library
College of Charleston
Charleston, South Carolina 29424

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., or by special appointment.

Telephone: (843) 953-8016
Fax: (843) 953-8019

The College of Charleston maintains the archive of the SJHS. The materials in Special Collections are non-circulating. They currently have the Records of the SJHS, including minutes of the meetings, agenda, presidents', secretaries, treasurers' and committee reports; financial records; papers of former presidents and committee chairmen related to the Society, correspondence, membership lists, constitution and bylaws; legal documents, essays submitted for the Student Essay Prize; grant proposals; programs from annual meetings; copies of the SJHS newsletters, and the Journal of the Southern Jewish Historical Society; photographs and clippings relating to the Society.

Related items are also housed here-including family and community histories related to the Jewish experience in the South, and collections and items of exceptional intrinsic or research value relating to Southern Jewry.