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P. Bradley Morrah, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-PBM
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1931 - 1990

Edgar L. and Ann B. Morris Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-EAM
Abstract The collection documents the leadership of Edgar and Ann Morris, key figures in the growth of the Republican Party in South Carolina during the 1950's and 1960's. In 1950, Morris named Chairman of the state Republican Party and became involved in an effort to renew the Party as something more than a patronage organization and provide the state with a viable alternative to the Democratic Party. The Morrises worked on Dwight D. Eisenhower's 1956 presidential campaign and Richard M. Nixon's...
Dates: 1950 - 2006

Barbara W. Moxon Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-BWM
Abstract Speaker, motivator, mentor, recruiter and leader, Moxon dedicated her life to service. She knew citizen groups could accomplish their goals through cooperation, hard work, and perseverance. Moxon was involved in and held positions in organizations and campaigns such as Advocates for Comprehensive Health Education (ACHE), SC Division of the American Association of University Women (AAUW), Common Cause of SC, Constitutional Convention Repeal Campaign, Equal Rights Amendment of SC (ERA), SC...
Dates: 1964 - 2006

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

Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-IDN
Abstract DeQuincey Newman was a Methodist pastor, civil rights activist, and entrepreneur. A leading figure in the Civil Rights movement in South Carolina, he helped organize the Orangeburg branch of the NAACP in 1943, helped found the Progressive Democratic Party, and served the South Carolina NAACP as state field director from 1960 to 1969. From 1972 to 1974, he served as executive assistant to the Director of the S.C. Department of Social Services. From 1974 to 1981, he was Director of the...
Dates: 1929 - 2003

Elizabeth Patterson Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-EJP
Scope and Contents Nineteen feet of material, chiefly 1979 to 1992, provides valuable information about Patterson’s public service in South Carolina and Washington, D.C. Public papers primarily document Patterson’s service in the General Assembly and Congress. Personal papers, which make up the bulk of the collection, include material on her campaigns for office, family, civic involvement, and education.Among the Public papers, Topical files demonstrate the range of issues Patterson was involved in...
Dates: circa 1930-2016

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

C. Kenneth Powell Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-CKP
Abstract C. Kenneth Powell was active in the establishment of the modern Republican Party in South Carolina, beginning with his work on Floyd Spence's landmark 1962 campaign for Congress as a Republican. He ran several times for elective office and became chair of the Richland County Republican Party in 1970, organizing the Party's first primary in the county. Powell served the S.C. Republican Party as its chair at a critical time in its development, 1971 to 1974. The election of 1974 was a turning...
Dates: 1964 - 1982

Charles D. Ravenel Papers

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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

Republican Party of South Carolina Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RPSC
Abstract

The papers of the Republican Party of South Carolina document the Party's activities at the local, state, and national levels. Headquartered in Columbia, the Party's primary purposes are to promote the Party's interests throughout the state, provide campaign assistance to Republican candidates for state and national office, and liaison with the national and local Republican parties.

Dates: 1932-2016

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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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Lawyers -- United States. 8
Politicians -- United States. 8
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
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968. 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
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
Abscam Bribery Scandal, 1980 2
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 2
Civil rights. 2
Columbia (S.C.) 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
Journalists -- United States. 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
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 1968. 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
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 2
Voter registration -- United States. 2
Voting. 2
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government. 2
Water -- Fluoridation. 2
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
Charlotte Observer 1
China -- Foreign relations -- United States. 1
Church and social problems. 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.) -- 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
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Names
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives 10
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 7
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 7
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
Hollings, Ernest F. (Ernest Frederick), 1922-2019 6
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West, John Carl, 1922-2004 6
Culbertson, John Bolt, 1908-1983 5
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 5
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 4
Campbell, Carroll A., 1940-2005 4
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 4
Ravenel, Charles Dufort, 1938- 4
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 4
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 4
United States. Congress. Senate 4
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 4
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 3
Dent, Harry S. (Harry Shuler), 1930-2007 3
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 3
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 3
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 3
Republican Party (S.C.) 3
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 3
Timmerman, George Bell, 1912-1994 3
United States. Congress. House 3
Workman, William D. (William Douglas), 1914-1990 3
Zeigler, Eugene N. 3
Barron, Keller H., 1932- 2
Bass, Jack (1934) 2
Bates, Lester L., Sr. (Lester Lee), 1904-1988 2
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 2
Derrick, Butler Carson, Jr., 1936-2014 2
Earle, Willie, 1922-1947 2
Edens, J. Drake (James Drake), 1925-1982 2
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel), 1935-2020 2
Gressette, L. Marion (Lawrence Marion) 2
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.) 2
Littlejohn, Bruce, 1913-2007 2
Lourie, Isadore E. 2
Mann, James R. (James Robert), 1920-2010 2
Reagan, Ronald (Ronald Wilson), 1911-2004 2
Riley, Ann Yarborough 2
Riley, Edward Patterson, 1900-1994 2
Sanders, Alex 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate. Judiciary Committee 2
Spence, Floyd D., 1928-2001 2
Turnipseed, Tom (George Thomas Turnipseed), 1936-2020 2
Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 2
Watson, Albert 2
African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Alda, Alan, 1936- 1
American Association of University Women. South Carolina Division 1
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Appleby, Charles L., 1923-2021 1
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1904-1989 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik 1
Bates, Lester L., Jr. (Lester Lee), 1931-2009 1
Battiste, Luther J., III (Luther James), 1949- 1
Beasley, David M. 1
Bessinger, Maurice, 1930- 1
Bicentennial Council of the Thirteen Original States 1
Blatt family 1
Blatt, Ethel 1
Blatt, Solomon, 1896-1986 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr., 1921-2016 1
Boineau, Charles Evans, Jr., 1923-2005 1
Bradley, Jane H. 1
Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 1
Brown, Edgar A. (Edgar Allan), 1888-1975 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 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
Drummond, John W. (John Willie), 1919- 1
Duffy, John J. (1934) 1
Eastwood, Clint, 1930- 1
Edens, Jenny 1
Edwards, James B. (James Burrows), 1927-2014 1
Eichel, Henry, 1944- 1
Farrow, Mia, 1945- 1
Fendley, Furman 1
Ferillo, Bud (Charles Traynor Ferillo, Jr.) 1
Finney, Ernest A., Jr. (Ernest Adolphus), 1931-2017 1
Forbes, Wanda L., 1925-2020 1
Frederick, Keith 1
Freemasons 1
Gasque, Allard Henry, 1873-1938 1
Glad, Betty 1
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