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Waring, J. Waties (Julius Waties)

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Waring, J. Waties [Judge] and Mrs. Waring

 Sub-Series
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...
Dates: circa 1886 - 2012

John Bolt Culbertson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-JBC
Abstract John Bolt Culbertson, lawyer and activist, was a "liberal lion" of South Carolina's Upstate for most of the twentieth century, establishing a law practice in which he represented unions, the working class, disabled veterans, African-Americans, and others in need of a voice—many of whom could not afford to pay him. His outspokenness and his political leanings, atypical for South Carolina at that time, resulted in financial setbacks, insults, and even crosses burned on his lawn, but Culbertson...
Dates: circa 1886 - 2012

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African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 1
African Americans -- South Carolina. 1
Civil rights -- United States. 1
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 1
Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 1