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Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney)



  • Existence: 1915-1992

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Charles H. Wickenberg, Jr. and Family Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-CHW
Abstract Charles H. Wickenberg, Jr. enjoyed a distinguished forty-year career as a journalist, chiefly with The State newspaper in Columbia, S.C. He served in the Marine Corps in both World War II and the Korean War, and subsequently as Gov. George Bell Timmerman's Executive Secretary from 1955 to 1958. In 1970, Wickenberg and 59 other journalists accompanied H. Ross Perot to Vietnam in his effort to negotiate for the release of American POWs. The collection also contains papers concerning the...
Dates: c. 1835-2004

Dennis, Rembert, 1980, September 19

Collection Description From the Collection: The Grose collection consists of twelve feet of material, mostly research materials for his books, South Carolina On the Brink: Robert McNair and the Politics of Civil Rights (2006) and Looking for Utopia: The Life and Times of John C. West (2011). Also included are records from Grose’s time as the head of the Executive Institute, 1989 to 2004.The Personal series consists primarily of correspondence with individuals and organizations, 1978 to the 2000s,...
Dates: 1980, September 19

Dennis, Rembert, 1915 - 1992

 File — Box: 3
Collection Description From the Collection: General papers chiefly consist of correspondence, and include letters home written during his time in the service, 1943-1945 and 1951-1952. In November 1943, while training, he spent a furlough in Hollywood and his newsy letters are filled of talk about how well men in uniform were treated and of his visits to the Hollywood Canteen, where he was served coffee by the likes of actor William Bendix. Diaries also help document his World War II service in 1943 and 1944.His career as a...
Dates: 1915 - 1992

Dennis, Rembert (5 drawings)

 Sub-Series — Box: 8
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

Dennis, Rembert C.

 File — Box: 29
Collection Description From the Collection: The John C. West Collection consists of 52.5 feet of material, bulk 1942-2004, arranged in five series: Public Papers; Personal Papers; Speeches; Audio-Visual Records; and Clippings.Public PapersPublic Papers are arranged according to the office held by West.The Highway Commissioner file contains the certification of West‘s election, signed by the Secretary of State on June 1, 1948.South Carolina Senate papers, chiefly 1962 to 1965, consist mainly of...
Dates: c. 1840s, c. 1857, 1905, 1924, 1938-2004

Dennis [Senator Rembert C.] Art Fund Committee, 1981

 File — Box: 99
Collection Description From the Collection: The Robert E. McNair Collection consists of 135 linear feet of papers, 1953-2010, arranged in eight series: General Assembly, Lieutenant Governor Papers, Gubernatorial Papers, Speeches, Personal Papers, Audiovisual Records, Clippings, and Vertical File Materials.GENERAL ASSEMBLY PAPERS, 1954-1962, relate to McNair‘s service as a state representative for Allendale County and is subdivided into General and Topical Files.LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR PAPERS, 1963-1965, consist of...
Dates: 1981

Doug Mauldin Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-DM
Abstract This small collection consists of 75 photographs of public figures, including Speaker of the House Sol Blatt, state senator Edgar Brown (both in photo at right), Governor Robert McNair, state senator James P. "Spot" Mozingo, and Governor John West. The photos were taken by Doug Mauldin, a South Carolina journalist and photographer who worked for The State, the Greenville News, and the Associated Press, frequently reporting on state government.
Dates: 1964-1974

n.d., Senator Marion Gressette (D-Calhoun) in Senate chamber; Senator Rembert Dennis (D-Berkeley) also visible (Photographs 71-73)

Collection Description From the Collection: The papers consist entirely of photographic prints of public figures taken by Mauldin during his years as a political reporter. Most of the identifying information was provided by Mr. Mauldin on the reverse of the photos.

Vertical File Materials contain information gathered by SCPC relating to Mauldin and may duplicate information already present in the collection.
Dates: 1964-1974

Rembert Coney Dennis Papers

Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RCD
Abstract Rembert Dennis was one of the most influential legislators of his time. His career spanned almost fifty years in the South Carolina House of Representatives (Berkeley County), 1939-1942, and the South Carolina Senate, 1943-1988.
Dates: 1938 - 1992