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Hare, Butler B. (Butler Black), 1875-1967



  • Existence: 1875-1967

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Butler Black Hare Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-BBH
Abstract Butler Hare served South Carolina's 2nd District, 1925-1933, and 3rd District, 1939-1947, in the U.S. House of Representatives. As chairman of the House Insular Affairs Committee, 1931-1933, he authored the Philippine Independence Act, which began the process of granting independence to the Philippines, a United States possession since 1898.
Dates: c. 1900 - 2015; Majority of material found in c. 1928 - 1932 and 1942 - 1947

Hare, Butler (U.S. Congressman, Hare died in 1968)

 File — Box: 88
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Topical Files, 1947-1974, comprise the largest and most important set of records in the collection. The files are arranged by topic alphabetically in two-year periods mirroring each Congressional session. Files contain legislative matter, reference material, and correspondence with colleagues, constituents and other interested members of the public, and persons in state and local government. Topics reflect Dorn’s committee assignments: Agriculture, Public Works and Veterans Affairs; subjects of...
Dates: 1967-1968