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Robert Witherspoon Hemphill Papers
Robert W. Hemphill served South Carolina's 5th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1957-1964. President Lyndon B. Johnson appointed him to a federal district court judgeship in April 1964, and he served in that capacity until his death in 1983. Previous public service included a stint in the South Carolina House of Representatives (Chester County), 1947-1948, and as Solicitor for the 6th Judicial Circuit, 1951-1956.
C. Bruce Littlejohn Papers
Cameron Bruce Littlejohn represented Spartanburg County in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1937 to 1943 and 1947 to 1949, the latter three years as Speaker. He resigned in 1949 when he won a judicial appointment. For the next thirty-five years, Littlejohn served on South Carolina's Seventh Circuit Court and the South Carolina Supreme Court, attaining the post of Chief Justice in his last two years on the Court.
James R. Mann Papers
P. Bradley Morrah, Jr. Papers
P. Bradley Morrah, Jr., represented Greenville County in the South Carolina House of Representatives in 1940 and 1947 to 1948, and served in the state Senate from 1953 to 1966. During these years, Morrah and several senators, including John West, Earle Morris, and Marshall Parker, banded together to pursue their legislative goals in an informal group they called "the left field boys." The group challenged the old line establishment represented by Edgar Brown and Marion Gressette.
- Judges -- United States -- Biography. 2
- Convict labor -- United States. 1
- Courthouses -- South Carolina. 1
- Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States. 1
- Criminal procedure -- United States. 1
- Greenville County (S.C.) 1
- Legislators -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Presbyterians -- United States. 1
- Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc -- United States. 1
- War crime trials. 1
- Watergate Affair, 1972-1974. 1 + ∧ less
- Cook, Weston Carrier 1
- Earle, Willie, 1922-1947 1
- Hemphill, Robert W. (Robert Witherspoon), 1915-1983 1
- Littlejohn family 1
- Littlejohn, Bruce, 1913-2007 1