West, John Carl, 1922-2004
- Existence: 1922-2004
Found in 34 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: 622
Collection Description From the Sub-Series: Campaign for U.S. Senate, 1974 Senator Hollings had little trouble with his opponent, Gwen Bush, in his 1974 re-election, which is reflected in the 1 ½ feet of campaign materials. This campaign saw endorsements from several elected officials, notable among them a letter from Governor Jimmy Carter who pledged his support to Hollings. Financial files include the usual contributor lists and acknowledgements and information on a series of fundraising events including the Appreciation...
Dates: 1974 (defeated Gwen Bush in the general election)
Sub-Series — Box: 12
Scope and Contents From the Series: The illustrator was a gifted observer of the tenures of governors such as Robert McNair, John West, James B. Edwards, Richard Riley, and Carroll Campbell. Events in the careers of important political figures such as Senators Strom Thurmond and Ernest Hollings, Gen. William Westmoreland, Marion Gressette, Solomon Blatt, and Rembert Dennis are highlighted.Prominent black politicians such as Jesse Jackson and I. DeQuincey Newman also appear in the collection. The cartoons representing...
Dates: 1967 - 2009
File — Box: 102
Scope and Contents From the Series: PERSONAL PAPERS, 1954-2000, are divided into six subseries: General, Appointment Books and Schedules, Campaigns, Democratic Party, Oral History Transcripts, and Topical Files. General consists of correspondence and miscellaneous materials of a general nature.Appointment Books and Schedules contain McNair‘s daily appointments and notes, 1962 to 1979. The books for 1965 to 1970 were kept by the Governor‘s administrative assistant, Katherine Wolfe. Campaigns document McNair‘s...
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Ernest F. Hollings files contain Workman’s notes from Hollings’ gubernatorial press conferences, 1959-1961, gubernatorial campaign of 1958, and primary campaign for the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate in 1962 (including transcripts of television appearances). The George Bell Timmerman and Donald Russell files also contain gubernatorial press conference notes and speeches.
Dates: 1915 - 1997
Item — Box: 21
Scope and Contents From the Series: Audiovisual, c. 1936-c. 2005, includes photographs, negatives, audiocassettes, and videocassettes. Photographs include a 1940 school portrait of “Jackie Bass,” Bass’s high school football portrait, and a picture of Bass and Nathalie Dupree greeting President Bill Clinton at the White House. Several photographs from Bass’s military service are also included. Audiocassettes document interviews mainly conducted for his books. A videocassette shows Bass’s appearance on the “Today Show” in September...
Dates: Other: 1998, Jan. 2
File — Box: 17
File — Box: 10
Scope and Contents From the Series: Public Papers consist of documents and correspondence generated as a result of Holland's public duties. Organized chronologically into series for House of Representatives, 1950 to 1964, Highway Commission, 1964 to 1968, and Senate, 1968 to 2003, the papers are arranged topically thereunder. Some topics, such as roads, education, and local government, appear in more than one series and reflect Holland's long-time interest in these issues. General files at the beginning of each subseries contain...
Dates: 1923, 1942 - 2004
File — Box: 82
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.
File — Box: 25
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: The Topical subseries, the largest in the Personal series, documents Culbertson’s many interests and activities. There are extensive Persons files, containing much of his correspondence with well-known figures such as Thurgood Marshall and Eleanor Roosevelt, and others whom he counted among his friends, including Judge J. Waties Waring, Modjeska Simkins, Olin Johnston, and Hubert Humphrey. Culbertson’s relationship with Judge and Mrs. Waring seems to have begun when, in response to the Warings’...
Dates: circa 1886 - 2012
Scope and Contents From the Series: Topical Files are present for a variety of subjects, including Fred Coe, a pioneer television producer whom Wickenberg knew while Coe served as director of Town Theatre, friends Gordon Sears and Thomas Thompson, material regarding Wickenberg's involvement with the Columbia Council for Internationals; Apollo space missions which Wickenberg covered, and his obituary files on several individuals. These were kept relatively up to date so The State would be prepared for the passing of major persons....
Dates: c. 1835-2004