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Waddell, James M.



  • Existence: 1922-2003

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James M. Waddell, Jr. Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-JAMW
Abstract James Madison Waddell, Jr., represented Beaufort and Jasper Counties as a Democrat in the South Carolina General Assembly for over thirty-five years. He was particularly interested in coastal conservation issues, and was founder and chairman of the South Carolina Coastal Council (now the Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management). In 1992 he resigned from the Senate to serve as an appointee of Governor Carroll Campbell on the state Tax Commission
Dates: 1887-1918, 1935-2004

Waddell, James (3 drawings)

 Sub-Series — Box: 12
Collection Description From the Collection: The Walt Lardner Collection consists of cartoons representing the years Lardner spent in association with The State newspaper as a political cartoonist. The illustrations, often drawn to accompany a specific editorial, deal with subjects as diverse as the textile industry, Richland County Zoo, foreign investment, civil rights, and individuals ranging from Strom Thurmond to Jesse Jackson. Insightful, witty, and sometimes biting, Lardner's cartoons illustrate an eventful period in South Carolina...
Dates: 1967 - 2009