Sam Shenkman collection of L. P. Maggioni and Company order postcards
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Sam Shenkman collection of L. P. Maggioni and Company order postcards

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Shenkman, Sam, active 1979.
Title: Sam Shenkman collection of L. P. Maggioni and Company order postcards
Dates: 1946-1950
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 2243

Biographical/Historical Note

Sam Shenkman was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1910. He worked for thirty six years as a car inspector for the New York subway system and later worked as a supervisor of the Savannah Water Department in Savannah, Georgia. Shenkman was a devoted Mason and belonged to various lodges in the Savannah area. He also was a member of the Carnival Unit of Alee Temple and a member of the Congregation Agudath Achim Synagogue. He died on 15 February 2010 in Savannah.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains ten order postcards for seafood from the L. P. Maggioni and Company in Savannah, Georgia from 1956 to 1950.


Index Terms

L. P. Maggioni and Company (Savannah, Ga.)
Postcards.
Shenkman, Sam, active 1979.

Administrative Information

Processing Information

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2008 Archives-Basic Projects grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.