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Environmentalists, Inc. Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-EI
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of 118 linear feet of material, 1946 to 2015, and chiefly dates from 1971 to 1989. It documents the work undertaken by Environmentalists, Inc., including its association with many other organizations in its quest to protect the environment and public health. It is arranged into seven series: General, Administrative, Legal, Topical, Publications, Audiovisual, and Clippings. The Legal and Topical series comprise the largest portions of the collection. Most of the...
Dates: 1946-2015; Majority of material found within 1971-1989

Erminie M. and John T. Nave Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-EJN
Abstract Erminie McKnight Nave and her husband John Thomas Nave were active leaders in Republican politics from the 1960s to the early 1990s, chiefly in Greenwood County but also at the district and state levels. Mrs. Nave served as chair of the Greenwood County Republican Party and of the Third District Republican Party. Mr. Nave served as Mayor of Greenwood, Greenwood County Republican Party chair and as state executive committeeman.
Dates: 1916 - 1998

Ernest F. Hollings Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-EFH
Overview Hollings served in WWII, represented Charleston in the S.C. House, 1949-1954, and served as Lt. Governor and Governor, 1955-1963, and U.S. Senator, 1966-2005. In the House, he supported anti-lynching legislation, a sales tax for education, an increase in teacher salaries, and unemployment compensation reform. He went after industrial interests as Lt. Governor and built on this success as Governor. He worked to improve the state's educational system at all levels, develop industry, and balance...
Dates: 1943-2009

Eugene Noel "Nick" Zeigler, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-ENZ
Abstract Eugene Noel "Nick" Zeigler, Jr., personified the concept of the Renaissance man. He melded careers and interests as an attorney, public servant, naval officer, educator, playwright, gardener, scholar, spouse, and parent. More importantly, he achieved recognition and success in each of these areas. Zeigler had a distinguished legal career; during the sixties and seventies, his name was frequently mentioned whenever a vacancy occurred in South Carolina's Federal judiciary. His public service...
Dates: 1921 - 2012

Floyd Davidson Spence Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-FDS
Abstract This large collection primarily documents Floyd Davidson Spence's tenure serving South Carolina's 2nd District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1971-2001, where he chaired the Committee on National Security, later renamed the Committee on Armed Services (1995-2000). Spence served in the S.C. House of Representatives (Lexington County) from 1957-1962, when he announced he was leaving the Democratic Party and would run for Congress as a Republican, making him the first notable office...
Dates: 1928 - 2001

Flynn T. Harrell Collection on the Separation of Church and State

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-FTH
Abstract A native of Columbia, South Carolina and a lifetime advocate for religious liberty, Flynn Thomas Harrell (1934-2021) was raised as a Baptist, and he learned early on of the Baptist belief in the separation of church and state. Harrell became enamored with the idea and dedicated his life to the study and promotion of religious liberty. While his formal education was in accounting and his official work in finance and government, Harrell maintained a robust and fulfilling connection to the cause...
Dates: 1948-Present

George Bell Timmerman, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-GBT
Abstract George Bell Timmerman, Jr. served as governor of South Carolina from 1955 to 1959, leading the state during a period of growing racial strife. He served as lieutenant governor under both Strom Thurmond and Jimmy Byrnes, 1947-1955. In 1948, Timmerman was president of the state Democratic Convention and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention. On leaving office in 1959, he returned to his Lexington law practice and, in 1967, Timmerman was elected Judge for the 11th Circuit, holding that...
Dates: c.1904-1997

Grady L. Patterson, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-GLP
Abstract Patterson served as South Carolina State Treasurer for thirty-six years, November 1966 to 1994 and 1998 to 2007 when he retired. The Patterson Papers, less than one linear foot of material, 1990 to 2009, consist chiefly of speeches but also include general papers, clippings, and photographs.
Dates: 1990 - 2009

Gregory D. Shorey Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-GDS
Abstract Businessman Greg Shorey became a leading force in developing the Republican Party in South Carolina during the 1950s and 1960s. In 1952, Shorey became an active leader of South Carolinians for Eisenhower in Greenville County. He worked again in support of Eisenhower in 1956, and was a leading figure in Barry Goldwater's 1960 and 1964 presidential campaigns. He served as Chair of the Party from 1958 to 1961, has been active at the local, state, and national levels, and continues to be an active...
Dates: 1948-2019

Harriet Keyserling Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-HHK
Abstract Harriet Keyserling, a Democrat and self-proclaimed "New York Jewish liberal," represented Beaufort County in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1977 until her retirement in 1993. During her legislative career and her service in numerous cultural organizations, Keyserling was a tireless advocate of the arts, of education, and of the protection of the environment from nuclear waste and other energy hazards.
Dates: 1965 - 2011

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South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 64
Elections -- Southern states. 15
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 13
Women -- Political activity -- United States. 12
Legislators -- United States. 9
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Politicians -- United States. 8
Lawyers -- United States. 7
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 6
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 5
African Americans -- South Carolina. 4
Elections -- United States -- History. 4
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States. 4
Women -- Societies and clubs. 4
Education -- South Carolina. 3
Equal rights amendments -- United States. 3
Governors -- South Carolina. 3
Legislators -- United States -- Biography. 3
Legislators -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
Liquor laws -- United States. 3
Loyalty oaths -- United States. 3
Nuclear facilities. 3
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968. 3
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Political campaigns -- United States. 3
Politicians -- United States -- Biography. 3
Savannah River Site (S.C.) 3
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 3
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 2
Civil rights. 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- Politics and government. 2
Convict labor -- United States. 2
Cotton textile industry. 2
Diplomatic and consular service, American. 2
Educational law and legislation -- South Carolina. 2
Greenville County (S.C.) 2
Greenwood (S.C.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 2
Hurricane Hugo, 1989. 2
Judges -- United States -- Biography. 2
Judges -- United States. 2
Legislative bodies -- United States. 2
Lobbying -- United States. 2
Local elections. 2
Methodist Church -- United States -- History. 2
Methodists -- United States. 2
Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States. 2
Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc -- United States. 2
Richard B. Russell Dam (Ga. and S.C.) 2
School integration -- United States. 2
Schools -- Standards -- South Carolina. 2
South Carolina -- Politics and government. 2
Textile factories. 2
United States -- Race relations. 2
Voter registration -- United States. 2
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government. 2
Water -- Fluoridation. 2
Abscam Bribery Scandal, 1980 1
Actions and defenses. 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 clergy. 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 1
All-America City Award. 1
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976. 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States. 1
Armed forces. 1
Asbestos -- Law and legislation -- United States. 1
Attorneys General -- United States -- States. 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives. 1
Authors, American -- Southern States. 1
Automobile insurance -- Law and legislation -- United States. 1
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Greenville. 1
Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Law and legislation. 1
Basic needs -- South Carolina. 1
Battlefields -- South Carolina. 1
Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Businesswomen -- United States. 1
Cartoonists -- United States. 1
China -- Foreign relations -- United States. 1
Church and social problems. 1
Church and state -- United States. 1
Civil rights -- United States. 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 1
Civil service -- United States. 1
Cold War -- Political aspects -- United States. 1
College presidents -- United States -- Biography. 1
Columbia (S.C.) 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Commerce. 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Race relations. 1
Columbia Metropolitan Area (S.C) -- City planning. 1
Community development -- United States. 1
Community development, urban -- United States. 1
Confederate Memorial Day. 1
Congaree Swamp -- (S.C.) 1
Constitutional amendments -- Ratification. 1
Courthouses -- South Carolina. 1
Cowpens National Battlefield (S.C.). 1
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Names
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. 10
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 6
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 6
Culbertson, John Bolt 5
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Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 5
Hollings, Ernest F. 5
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 5
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 4
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 4
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 4
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 4
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 3
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 3
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 3
Ravenel, Charles DuFort, 1938- 3
Republican Party (S.C.) 3
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 3
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 3
Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 3
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 3
Workman, William D., Jr. (William Douglas) 3
Barron, Keller H. (Keller Bumgardner) 2
Bates, Lester L., Sr. 2
Campbell, Carroll A. 2
Carter, Jimmy 2
Clinton, Bill (William Jefferson) 2
Dent, Harry S., 1930-2007 2
Earle, Willie 2
League of Women Voters of Columbia/Richland County 2
Littlejohn, C. Bruce 2
Mann, James R. (Robert), 1920-2010 2
Riley, Ann Yarborough 2
Riley, Ted (Edward Patterson), 1900-1994 2
Sanders, Alex 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate. Judiciary Committee 2
Spence, Floyd Davidson 2
United States. Congress. House. 2
Zeigler, Eugene N. 2
African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Alda, Alan 1
American Association of University Women. South Carolina Division 1
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Appleby, Charles L. 1
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas) 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik. BASF 1
Bass, Jack 1
Bates, Lester L., Jr. 1
Battiste, Luther J., III (Luther James) 1
Bessinger, Maurice 1
Bicentennial Council of the Thirteen Original States 1
Blatt family 1
Blatt, Ethel 1
Blatt, Solomon 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr. 1
Boineau, Charles Evans, Jr. 1
Bradley, Jane H. 1
Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 1
Brown, Edgar A. (Edgar Allan) 1
Bryson family 1
Bryson, Joseph Raleigh, 1893-1953 1
Byrnes, Maude 1
Campbell, John T. 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Collier, Pat 1
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Concerned South Carolinians for a Better Environment 1
Cook, Weston Carrier 1
Democratic Party (S.C.) 1
Democratic Women’s Council of South Carolina 1
Derrick, Butler Carson 1
Drummond, John 1
Duffy, John J. 1
Edens, J. Drake, Jr. (James Drake) 1
Edens, Jenny 1
Edwards, Jim (James Burrows), 1927-2014 1
Fendley, Furman 1
Ferillo, Bud (Charles Traynor Ferillo, Jr.) 1
Forbes, Wanda L., 1925-2020 1
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel) 1
Frederick, Keith 1
Freemasons 1
Gasque, Allard Henry, 1873-1938 1
Glad, Betty 1
Graham, Cora Doten 1
Greenville County Bar Association 1
Gressette, L. Marion (Lawrence Marion) 1
Grisso, Bud 1
Grose, Philip G., 1938- 1
Hall, Wilton E. (Wilton Earle), 1901-1980 1
Hamby, Lottie D. (Dolly) 1
Hare, Butler B. (Butler Black), 1875-1967 1
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934-2021 1
Harvin, C. Alex, III (Charles Alexander) 1
Hemphill, Robert W. (Robert Witherspoon) 1
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