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Derrick, Butler Carson, Jr., 1936-2014



  • Existence: 1936-09-30 - 2014-05-05


  • Males



Languages Used

  • Language: English. Script: Latin

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Cassettes, 1975, June 24, "Salute to the States—Salute to South Carolina," General Motors Company/WGMS, with Spence and Cong. Butler Derrick

 Item — Box 64
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The Audiovisual materials include a large number of audio recordings from the mid-1970s, as well as extensive photographs. The photographs include many of his travels and of events he attended, as well as portraits and photos of him with various dignitaries.

Dates: 1975, June 24, "Salute to the States—Salute to South Carolina," General Motors Company/WGMS, with Spence and Cong. Butler Derrick

Derrick, Butler

 File — Box 623
Collection Description From the Sub-Series:


Between campaigns, Hollings continued to serve with the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. He also began exploring the idea of running for president himself. After exploring the possibility in 1975, Hollings decided not to run in 1976. In 1976, however, he did keep files on all of the Democratic candidates for president. He also maintained a file on Gerald Ford.

Dates: 1976

Derrick, Butler

 File — Box 700
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Collection Description Images consist of nine linear feet of photographs, contact sheets, slides, negatives, scrapbooks, and oversized, grouped first by format and then by topic. Photographs reflect Hollings' interest in a wide-range of issues (industry and trade, the budget, conservation, hunger) during his Senate career and his duties as Senator. A small amount of photographs reflect his time as Governor. Representing his longstanding commitment to a balanced budget, Hollings posed with...
Dates: 1943-2008

Derrick, Butler, 1974-1994

 File — Box 775
Collection Description From the Series: Clippings are newspaper, magazine, and other press articles from South Carolina, national, and international sources in which Senator Hollings' name appears in a significant manner. There are 19 linear feet of clippings (19 cartons) and 19 scrapbooks. A few clippings, 1952 to 54, shine a little light on his service as a state representative. Clippings from his eight years as lieutenant governor and governor, 1955 to 1963, are found throughout the general folders in the first 1 ½ cartons and...
Dates: 1974-1994

Derrick, Butler

 File — Box 19
Scope and Contents From the Series: Topical, c. 1960-2005, documents Bass’s interest in such subjects as the Confederate flag and the 1970 murder of Wallace Youmans. The file on the 1986 Tax Reform Act consists of correspondence with several congressmen, such as Ernest F. Hollings and Strom Thurmond. The Persons files contain either correspondence with or information about such people as Bill Clinton, Ernest F. Hollings, and Richard Riley. The Practice of Oral History file contains a list of questions for interviewing federal...
Dates: Other: c. 1960-2005

Derrick, Butler

 File — Box 29
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Personal Topical Files cover issues and projects in which West was interested or involved as a private citizen. Middle East files, circa 1974 to 2003, consist chiefly of correspondence with businessmen, diplomats, and personal friends, as well as with American and Saudi Arabian government officials. Following his years as ambassador, West‘s continuing interest in the Middle East, its business opportunities, culture, and conflicts, is reflected in his ongoing correspondence with various Saudi...
Dates: c. 1840s, c. 1857, 1905, 1924, 1938-2004

Derrick, Butler

Scope and Contents From the Series: The Administration series, 1924 to 2007, is comprised of records that document the organizational and administrative activities of the DPSC and its personnel, as well as some of the activities of county parties and elected officials at the state and national levels. The most notable subseries within this series are Financial, Office, and Party Leadership.The Financial subseries, 1924 to 2007, consists of two smaller subseries, Party Finances and Fundraising. Party Finances...
Dates: 1924-2007

Derrick, Butler

 File — Box 81
Scope and Contents From the Series:

The Clippings series, 1962 to 2006, is primarily concerned with elections, legislation, contemporary issues affecting the state and the nation, and people of interest to the DPSC.

Dates: 1962-2006

Butler Derrick Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-BCD
Abstract Elected to Congress in 1974, Butler Carson Derrick represented South Carolina's Third District from 1975 to 1995 and rose to serve as Chief Deputy Majority Whip before retiring from office. At the time of his retirement, Derrick was considered one of the ten most influential members of Congress. Seen by his party and others in Congress as a bridge between liberals and conservatives, Derrick was elected in 1986 to serve as a regional representative to the Democratic Steering and Policy...
Dates: 1968 - 2014

Henry Eichel Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-HE
Description of Materials The Henry Eichel Papers consist of four linear feet split into three series: Persons, Topics, and Photographs.The Persons and Topics series consist of newspaper clippings and notes from stories Eichel planned on writing. The Photographs series consists of mainly headshots of many South Carolinians in the news in the 1970s. Many of the photos have percentages written on the back as...
Dates: 1958 - 2003