Main Street
Andrews, SC


Joe Weiner (1893-1947) immigrated to the United States from Russia in 1907. After he served in the military during World War I, Weiner opened dry goods store Weiner’s in Andrews, South Carolina.

Main Image: Weiner’s, circa 1920. Courtesy Andrews Museum Collection, Georgetown County Library, Georgetown, South Carolina.

The Jewish Merchant Project is supported by the generosity of the Norman and Gerry Sue Arnold Foundation and the Stanley B. Farbstein Endowment at the Coastal Community Foundation. Longtime members of the JHSSC, Mr. Arnold obm, a merchant himself, and Mr. Farbstein obm were both children of South Carolina Jewish merchants.

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