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Robert E. McNair Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-REM
Abstract Robert Evander McNair represented Allendale County in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1951 until his election as Lieutenant Governor in 1962. He served under Governor Donald Russell until 1965, when the death of U.S. Senator Olin Johnston left a vacancy in South Carolina's congressional delegation. McNair succeeded Russell as governor and appointed Russell to serve in the senate until such time as a special election could be held. McNair was elected to a full term as governor...
Dates: 1953 - 2010

Robert T. Ashmore Papers

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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 public...
Dates: 1914-2002

Robert Witherspoon Hemphill Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RWH
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1926 - 1984

Ruth Locke Roettinger Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RLR
Abstract Ruth Locke Roettinger was a professor of government at Winthrop College in 1949, when a Committee to Study [the] Existing State Constitution was established to study South Carolina's 1895 Constitution and recommend necessary changes. Roettinger was appointed to the committee by Governor Strom Thurmond, and she served as its secretary.
Dates: 1948-1951 & 2001

Samuel P. Manning Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SPM
Abstract Representing Spartanburg County in the South Carolina House from 1967 to 1982, Manning was a major advocate of promoting and commemorating the state's history. He was particularly successful in gaining recognition for the Battle of Cowpens as a pivotal event in the American Revolution and helping to establish Cowpens National Battlefield as a national park.
Dates: 1937 - 1996

Sarah Leverette Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SL
Scope and Contents The Leverette collection consists of 19 linear feet of material. Series include General, Topical, Audiovisual, Speeches, Clippings, Vertical File Materials, and Scrapbooks. Within the Topical series, the most extensive subseries pertains to the League of Women Voters, documenting Leverette’s and her colleagues’ work in that organization, including research, discussion, and advocacy efforts on political and governmental issues; outreach and education; and voter service and protection. The...
Dates: c. 1943-2017; Majority of material found within 2002 - 2013

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 other...
Dates: 1916-1921, 1933-2016

South Carolina Coalition for the Equal Rights Amendment Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-ERA
Abstract Formed in January 1973, the Coalition was reorganized in 1975 as a public interest lobby to secure ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the federal constitution by South Carolina. The Coalition was co-funded by the League of Women Voters and the National Organization for Women and headed by Keller H. Barron as legislative coordinator to handle political strategy and Janet Wedlock as field coordinator to organize constituent lobbying. South Carolina is one of fifteen states that did not...
Dates: 1963 - 1978

South Carolinians for Eisenhower Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-IKE
Collection Description The collection consists of the contents of a single unbound binder arranged in two folders. General papers include financial summaries of receipts and disbursements, August to November 1952, a list of Minutemen for Eisenhower, and a few clippings. Lists, compiled by county, document state and county committeemen, and volunteers.
Dates: 1952 - 1952

T. Eston Marchant Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-TEM
Abstract T. Eston Marchant served as the Adjutant General of South Carolina from 1979 to 1995. His career in the military spanned almost fifty years. He also was an attorney and active in his community. Marchant served on the Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina from 1965 to 1978. In 1990, he was named South Carolinian of the Year.
Dates: 1947 - 2005

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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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