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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.
Scope and Contents The papers of James Mitchell Reames (1920-1987) span the years 1907 through 1990. Included in the papers are correspondence, writings, reports, newsclippings, scrapbooks, and audio tapes. Units of material in the collection reveal Reames's dedication to librarianship and Methodism in South Carolina, and the collection focuses principally upon these two lifelong commitments. The primary focus of the collection is Reames's professional career as an academic librarian working in and for South...
Dates: 1907 - 1990
Scope and Content Note The papers of John Marion Lofton, Jr. (1919-1990), span the years 1909 through 1990 although the bulk of the collection falls between 1940 and 1980. Included in the papers are correspondence, writings, press releases, bulletins, newsclippings, and newsletters. Units of material in the collection reveal Lofton's involvement in the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), Unitarian Church, political events during the tumultuous years of racial integration and Vietnam War protests, and such related...
Dates: 1909 - 1990
Collection Description The Lester Lee Bates, Sr. Collection consists of four linear feet of documents, arranged into five series: Mayoral, Personal, Clippings, Audiovisual, and Vertical File Materials. The collection as a whole chronicles the almost legendary life and the eventful mayorship of Lester Lee Bates, Sr.The Mayoral series includes portions of Bates’ correspondence and schedules, in addition to topical files about other cities and mayoral issues like law enforcement, city/county government...
Abstract Dolly Hamby was a partner in the all-female, Columbia-based Bradley, Graham, & Hamby Advertising and Public Relations Agency. The firm worked for high-profile political candidates and businesses, and on issues of public interest.
Dates: 1946 - 2001
Identifier: COD0000077-ACC undated-0010
Scope and Contents This home movie collection contains approximately 4,800 feet of color and black and white 16mm film shot between 1927 and 1957. The 12 films are believed to be the home movies of the Post family of Aiken, South Carolina, who founded the Aiken Training Track. Much of the footage features equestrian activities such as horse racing and polo, and also includes footage of a vacation with Will Rogers.
Found in: Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC)
Collection Description The Ashmore collection consists of 3.75 ft. of material, chiefly correspondence, speeches, and clippings of United States Congressman Robert T. Ashmore (1904-1989). Ashmore represented South Carolina’s 4th District in the United States House of Representatives between 1953 and 1969. Also included are records of his campaigns for office, 1935-1970, and work with the South Carolina Appalachian Council of Governments, 1970-1985.General correspondence includes both personal and public...
Abstract Samuel Lowry Latimer, Jr. (1891-1975) was an editor, publisher, and editor emeritus of the Statenewspaper, in Columbia, SC. He was also the author of the paper's offical history, The Story of the State.
Dates: 1840-1975; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1975
Identifier: COD0000006-ACC 1995-0001
Scope and Contents This collection includes 16mm outtake footage shot by the news crews of Columbia, South Carolina's CBS affiliate from 1966 to mid-1976. The collection consists of black and white and color films, both sound and silent, comprising approximately thirty hours of footage. Materials document people, events, and the political and cultural history of South Carolina.
Found in: Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC)
- Names: Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 X
- South Carolina Political Collections 4
- South Caroliniana Library 3
- Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) 2
- South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 3
- Elections -- Southern states. 2
- Elections -- United States -- History. 2
- Political campaigns -- United States. 2
- Politicians -- United States. 2
- Academic Libraries -- United States. 1
- Advertising -- Social aspects. 1
- Advertising agencies -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- History. 1
- Advertising agencies -- United States -- Columbia -- Management. 1
- Advertising, Political -- United States. 1
- African American universities and colleges. 1
- Alabama -- Description and travel. 1
- All-America City Award. 1
- Baptists -- South Carolina -- Greenville. 1
- Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Law and legislation. 1
- Businesswomen -- United States. 1
- Civil rights -- United States. 1
- Civil rights. 1
- Columbia (S.C.) 1
- Columbia (S.C.) -- Commerce. 1
- Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 1
- Columbia (S.C.) -- Race relations. 1
- Editors -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Freedom of the press. 1
- Horse racing. 1
- Journalism -- United States. 1
- Journalists -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Judge advocates. 1
- Legislators -- United States. 1
- Librarians -- United States. 1
- Liquor laws -- United States. 1
- Methodist Church -- United States -- History. 1
- Methodists -- United States. 1
- Motion picture journalism. 1
- Outer space -- Exploration. 1
- Polo. 1
- Presbyterians -- United States. 1
- Self-employed women. 1
- South Carolina -- History. 1
- Television news. 1
- Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 1
- Unitarians. 1
- Veterans -- United States. 1
- Vietnam Moratorium, 1969. 1
- Women -- Political activity -- United States. 1
- Women-owned business enterprises -- United States. 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans. 1 ∧ less