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Burnet Rhett Maybank Scrapbook

 Item — Scrapbook: 1
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-BRM
Dates: 1947 - 1950

C. Alex Harvin, III Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-CAH
Abstract

Alex Harvin served in the South Carolina House of Representatives (Clarendon and Williamsburg Counties) from 1977 to 2005. He was Majority Whip, 1979 to 1982, and Majority Leader, 1982 to 1986. Harvin was active in party politics, serving as vice chairman of the SC Democratic Party from 1976 to 1978 and chairman of the Clarendon County Democratic Party from 1979 until his death. In 1984, he was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention.

Dates: 1968 - 2010

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

Donald H. Holland Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-DHH
Abstract

Almost continuously in public office from 1950 until his death, Donald Holland served in both the South Carolina House of Representatives (Kershaw County), 1950-1954, 1956-1964, and Senate, 1969-2003. He was District Highway Commissioner from 1964-1968.

Dates: 1923, 1942 - 2004

Donald S. Russell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-DSR
Abstract Donald Russell began his career with the Spartanburg law firm of Nichols, Wyche and Byrnes, where he became a close friend and protege of James F. Byrnes. Thanks in part to this connection, Russell held several important positions with the Roosevelt and Truman administrations, including Assistant Secretary of State for Administration. In 1952, Russell was named president of the University of South Carolina. As president, Russell guided the school from regional significance towards its...
Dates: 1929 - 1998

League of Women Voters of Columbia/Richland County Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-LWVC
Abstract

The League of Women Voters of Columbia/Richland County (S.C.) was organized as a provisional league in 1947, and recognized as a local league in 1950, one year after the recognition of the Charleston and Spartanburg leagues. These three local organizations formed the nucleus of the state League. The League is a non-partisan organization that encourages citizens to learn about and become active in national, state, and local government.

Dates: 1942 - 2021

Lottie D. Hamby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-LDH
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

Rembert Coney Dennis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RCD
Abstract

Rembert Dennis was one of the most influential legislators of his time. His career spanned almost fifty years in the South Carolina House of Representatives (Berkeley County), 1939-1942, and the South Carolina Senate, 1943-1988.

Dates: 1938 - 1992

Robert T. Ashmore Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RTA
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...
Dates: 1914-2002

Solomon Blatt Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SB
Scope and Contents Public Papers chiefly relate to Blatt’s role as a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Barnwell County, 1933-1986, and as Speaker, 1935-1946 and 1951-1973. The series includes general files, a “political file”, recommendations, and topical files. The political file subseries describes a discreet set of papers from 1963-1964 that document a range of political activities, including constituent service, correspondence with other public officials around the state, and...
Dates: 1916-1921, 1933-2016

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Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 2
Culbertson, John Bolt 2
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 2
Hollings, Ernest F. 2
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 2
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Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 2
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas) 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik. BASF 1
Blatt family 1
Blatt, Ethel 1
Blatt, Solomon 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr. 1
Bradley, Jane H. 1
Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Concerned South Carolinians for a Better Environment 1
Democratic Party (S.C.) 1
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 1
Dent, Harry S., 1930-2007 1
Earle, Willie 1
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel) 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 1
Graham, Cora Doten 1
Hamby, Lottie D. (Dolly) 1
Harvin, C. Alex, III (Charles Alexander) 1
Holland, Donald H. 1
Kline Iron and Steel Co. (Columbia, S.C.) 1
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.). Directory of elected officials 1
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.). Know your county (Lexington County, S.C.) 1
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.). Know your county (Richland County, S.C.) 1
League of Women Voters of Columbia/Richland County 1
Littlejohn, C. Bruce 1
Mann, James R. (Robert), 1920-2010 1
Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett) 1
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 1
Ravenel, Charles DuFort, 1938- 1
Rosengarten, Dale , 1948- 1
Russell family 1
Sanders, Alex 1
South Carolina Environmental Action, Inc. 1
South Carolina Tricentennial Commission 1
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. 1
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 1
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 1
Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 1
United States. Congress. Senate 1
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 1
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 1
White Oak Baptist Church (Greenville, S.C.) 1
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