Mays, Benjamin E. (Benjamin Elijah), 1894-1984
- Existence: 18940801 - 19840328
- Greenwood County (S.C.) (Place of Birth)
- Atlanta (Ga). (Place of Death)
- United States (Associated Country)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Audio Cassette Tapes, 1981, November 6, Speech by Dr. Benjamin Mays at the Mays Crossroads Dedication
Item — Box: 151
Scope and Contents From the Series: Audiovisual material includes photographs, c.1948-1983; audio-recordings, c.1956-1985; and video cassettes, 1984-1995. Included are photos of Dorn’s military service, veterans’ affairs activities, family and home, and campaigns and involvement with the Democratic Party. Audio recordings in reel and cassette form consist of interviews with Dorn during the campaign and relating to his service in Congress and speeches to diverse audiences like student groups and campaign rally attendees. Videos...
Dates: 1981, November 6, Speech by Dr. Benjamin Mays at the Mays Crossroads Dedication
File — Box: 107
Scope and Contents From the Series: Audiovisual materials date largely from Riley’s campaign for governor onward and include formats such as U-matic and VHS videocassettes. Most are labeled as to their content (see Audiovisual Appendix) and some have been migrated to digital formats. The audiovisual materials hint at the great number of speeches and public appearances Riley made as Secretary of Education. A large number of photographs date from early 20th-century family photos to significant documentation of Riley’s terms as...
Dates: c. 1898 - 2018
Mays, Benjamin [see also: AV, Photos]
File — Box: 84
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Topical subseries of Personal depicts Riley’s continuing interest and involvement in education and children’s issues between his terms as governor and Secretary and following his service as Secretary. It includes material relating to the Riley Institute at Furman University, as well as documenting Riley’s activity in the Democratic Party. A substantial Persons subseries contains files on Jimmy Carter, Pat Conroy, Bryan Dorn, John Glenn, members of the Kennedy family, and others. Among...
Dates: c. 1898 - 2018