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Democratic Party of South Carolina Records

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-DPSC
Abstract

The Democratic Party of South Carolina Records document the party's efforts at the local, state, and national levels. Headquartered in Columbia, the party's primary purposes are to promote the its interests throughout the state, provide campaign assistance to Democratic candidates for state and national office, and serve as a liaison with the national and local Democratic parties.

Dates: 1924 - 2016; Majority of material found within , 1966- 2008

Henry Eichel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-HE
Description of Materials The Henry Eichel Papers consist of four linear feet split into three series: Persons, Topics, and Photographs.The Persons and Topics series consist of newspaper clippings and notes from stories Eichel planned on writing. The Photographs series consists of mainly headshots of many South Carolinians in the news in the 1970s. Many of the photos have percentages written on the back as...
Dates: 1958 - 2003

Charles D. Ravenel Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-CDR
Abstract

In 1974, Charles D. Ravenel, a political newcomer, became the Democratic Party's nominee for governor, but a dispute over residency qualifications kept him off the general election ballot. Campaigns for the U.S. Senate in 1978 and for Congress in 1980 were also unsuccessful. However, Ravenel's innovative style and charismatic manner reinvigorated the political system, and his method of using the media as a campaign tool was a first for South Carolina and changed politics within the state.

Dates: 1973 - 1996

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  • Names: Ravenel, Charles DuFort, 1938- X
  • Names: Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 X

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Elections -- Southern states. 2
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 2
Abscam Bribery Scandal, 1980 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 1
Charlotte Observer 1
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Campbell, Carroll A., 1940-2005 2
Culbertson, John Bolt, 1908-1983 2
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel), 1935-2020 2
Hollings, Ernest F. (Ernest Frederick), 1922-2019 2
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 2