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1886 Earthquake Photographs

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Identifier: SCL-VM-201710013
Scope and Contents Collection of photographs and photomechanical images documenting the destruction caused by the 1886 earthquake in Charleston, Summerville, Aiken County, Berkeley County, and Charleston County, S.C. W.J. McGee, one of the first employees of the U.S. Geological Survey, compiled the following materials on the earthquake which struck near Charleston, S.C. McGee’s observations were rewritten for the 1887-1888 USGS report by Clarence E. Dutton, later published as The Charleston Earthquake of...

A Different Dixie

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Identifier: COD0000091
Scope and Contents The only known full-length copy of A Different Dixie, housed at the Moving Image Research Collections at the University of South Carolina, is not a final copy as it lacks titles and credits and was probably a working copy. The rest of the films housed at MIRC, which came from SC-ETV, are the original camera footage from the project and consist of both film and magnetic media from the filming that occurred for this production, including outtakes (footage that was never used in the final film)....

Abrant/Drummond films

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Identifier: COD0000080-ACC undated-0012
Scope and Contents The collection consists of nine 16mm WWII pilot films showing aerial attacks. The silent, black and white films depict the activities of the 19th Tactical Air Command and show gun camera footage.

John Kenneth Adams Collection

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Identifier: SCU-MUS-0012
Found in: Music Library

AIDS and sexuality ephemera collection

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2008-6
Scope and Contents This collection is an organic compilation of ephemera originally found in multiple HIV/AIDS collections that came to the library at the same time, all primarily documenting HIV/AIDS in South Carolina. Items such as complete books (monographs) have been cataloged in Rare Books and Special Collections, but other, more ephemeral items and clippings, including a large collection of individual magazines, journals, and other periodicals with HIV/AIDS-related content were gathered here in this record...

A.J. Clement papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-12855
Scope and Contents Upon the death of Charlestonian A.J. Clement, Jr. (1908-1986), the city's mayor, Joseph P. Riley, Jr., cited him as a pioneer among black business leaders "during a time of changing attitudes of the white race toward race relations." Riley credited Clement with helping to hasten "this positive change which improved our community." Further declaring that the city had lost one of its most dedicated citizens, the mayor alluded to Clement's many and diverse commitments—"There were no community...

Alfred English Doby papers, selected items

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Identifier: SCL-MS-4546
Scope and Contents The three hundred and twenty-six manuscripts of this collection presents in miniature the social, economic, and political history of South Carolina. Maria Elizabeth Preston Means of Fairfield Dist., niece of Gov. John Hugh Means, married in 1843 John English, doctor and planter of Richland Dist. One third of the collection is the correspondence of this family connection including letters of Harriet Flud Hampton and Sally Campbell Preston. Comments on domestic and plantation activities,...

Alice Augusta Collar Tonge genealogical collection

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Identifier: SCL-MS-12048-1
Scope and Contents Collection of genealogical information on various families, arranged alphabetically. Collection also includes a number of topical folders regarding birth, death, and marriage records for various places, and cemetery records for South Carolina localities of Edisto Island and Catholic Presbyterian Church, Chester County, S.C.; and for the counties of Allendale, Greenville, Hampton, and Jasper, South Carolina.

Alice Cheatham Babcock papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-12684
Scope and Contents Teacher and avid gardener, Alice Hudson Cheatham was born in Appomattox, Virginia on April 17, 1899, a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Cheatham. She attended Appomattox High School, graduating in 1915 and went on to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in 1919 from the Randolph-Macon Woman's College in Lynchburg, Virginia. She also married Havilah Babcock in 1919. During 1925 and 1926, she attended graduate course at the College of William and Mary, and completed her Master of Education at the University...

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South Caroliniana Library 176
Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) 95
South Carolina Political Collections 95
Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections 73
Music Library 29
 
Subject
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 57
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 21
African Americans -- South Carolina. 18
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 16
Authors, American -- 20th century. 15
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Registers of births, etc. -- South Carolina. 15
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 15
Elections -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century. 14
South Carolina -- Genealogy. 12
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives. 11
South Carolina -- Social conditions. 11
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 10
Women -- Political activity -- South Carolina. 10
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 9
World War, 1939-1945. 9
African American universities and colleges. 8
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence. 8
South Carolina -- General Assembly 8
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 7
Amateur films. 7
Authors, American -- Southern States. 7
Cotton trade -- United States. 7
Politicians -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century. 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 7
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 6
Civil rights. 6
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social conditions. 6
Motion picture journalism. 6
South Carolina. 6
Soldiers -- South Carolina -- Correspondence. 5
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives, Confederate. 5
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 5
South Carolina -- Race relations. 5
South Carolina -- Social life and customs. 5
Cemeteries -- South Carolina. 4
Charleston (S.C.) -- Biography. 4
Columbia (S.C.) 4
Cotton textile industry. 4
Legislators -- South Carolina 4
Legislators -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century. 4
Legislators -- United States -- South Carolina. 4
Liquor laws -- South Carolina. 4
Political campaigns -- South Carolina. 4
South Carolina -- Commerce. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government. 4
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 4
Voter registration -- South Carolina. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area. 4
Authors, American -- South Carolina -- Correspondence. 3
Charleston (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 3
Christmas. 3
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 3
Detective and mystery stories, American. 3
Education -- South Carolina. 3
Elections -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Equal rights amendments -- South Carolina. 3
Feature films. 3
Florence County (S.C.) -- Biography. 3
Governors -- South Carolina. 3
Greenville County (S.C.) 3
High school teachers -- South Carolina -- Columbia. 3
Lawyers -- South Carolina -- Greenville. 3
Lobbying -- South Carolina. 3
Loyalty oaths -- South Carolina. 3
Methodist Church -- South Carolina. 3
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968 3
Photographs. 3
Plantations -- South Carolina -- Management. 3
Political campaigns -- South Carolina -- History -- 20th century. 3
Politicians -- South Carolina -- Biography. 3
Presbyterians -- South Carolina. 3
Savannah River Site (S.C.) 3
School integration -- South Carolina. 3
South Carolina -- History. 3
Television news 3
Women -- Societies and clubs -- South Carolina. 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American. 3
AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention. 2
AIDS (Disease) -- South Carolina -- Political aspects. 2
Academic Libraries -- United States. 2
African American Presbyterians -- South Carolina. 2
African Americans -- Suffrage. 2
Agriculture -- South Carolina. 2
Aiken (S.C.) 2
Aiken County (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 2
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 2
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976. 2
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism. 2
American literature -- 19th century. 2
Animated films. 2
Antislavery movements -- United States. 2
Armed forces. 2
Astronomy -- History. 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Family relationships. 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Fiction. 2
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Charleston County. 2
Birthdays. 2
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Names
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. 11
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 8
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis) 7
Democratic Party (U.S.) 7
Hollings, Ernest F. 7
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McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander) 7
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous) 7
West, John Carl 7
University of South Carolina 6
Culbertson, John Bolt 5
Dickey, James 5
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan 5
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 5
Russell, Donald Stuart 5
Coker family 4
Heller, Joseph 4
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 4
Moore family 4
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 4
United States. Army 4
United States. Congress. House. 4
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs) 4
Bates, Lester L., Sr. 3
Bruccoli, Matthew J., 1931-2008 3
Carter, Jimmy 3
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 3
Dabbs family 3
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 3
First Presbyterian Church (Columbia, S.C.) 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris) 3
Greiner, Donald J. 3
Hammond, James Henry 3
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 3
McCray, John Henry 3
Miller family 3
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 3
Ravenel, Charles DuFort 3
Republican Party (S.C.) 3
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith 3
Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan) 3
Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 3
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 3
University of South Carolina. School of Law. 3
Workman, William D., Jr. (William Douglas) 3
Young family 3
Allen University 2
Babcock, Alice 2
Babcock, Havilah 2
Baker, Frank W. 2
Ball family 2
Barron, Keller H. (Keller Bumgardner) 2
Bellamann, Henry 2
Bennett family 2
Billings, John S. (John Shaw) 2
Blatt, Solomon 2
Boylston family 2
Brown family 2
Campbell, Carroll A. 2
Chandler, Walker L. 2
Charles family 2
Chestnut family 2
Chicora College for Women 2
Christian Action Council (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 2
Claflin College (Orangeburg, S.C.) 2
Clinton, Bill (William Jefferson) 2
Coker College for Women 2
Coker, Elizabeth Boatwright 2
Coker, James Lide 2
College of Charleston 2
Confederate States of America. Army. 2
Conroy, Pat 2
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation 2
Couch family 2
Cox family 2
Crump family 2
Dabbs, James McBride 2
Dent, Harry S. 2
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
Earle, Willie 2
Edwards, Jim (James Burrows) 2
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 2
Elmore family 2
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 2
Furthman, Jules 2
Gibbes, Robert W. (Robert Wilson) 2
Gordon, Edwin 2
Graham, Frank Porter, 1886-1972 2
Gregorie, Anne King 2
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 2
Hampton, Wade 2
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 2
Hawkes, John, 1925-1988 2
Heider, Fritz 2
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999 2
Hughes, Edwin 2
J.L. Coker & Company (Hartsville, S.C.) 2
Jackson, Rhett 2
Johnson C. Smith University 2
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