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A Different Dixie

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Identifier: COD0000091
Scope and Contents The only known full-length copy of A Different Dixie, housed at the Moving Image Research Collections at the University of South Carolina, is not a final copy as it lacks titles and credits and was probably a working copy. The rest of the films housed at MIRC, which came from SC-ETV, are the original camera footage from the project and consist of both film and magnetic media from the filming that occurred for this production, including outtakes (footage that was never used in the final...
Dates: 1983-1984

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...
Dates: 1914-2002

Jack Bass Papers

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Identifier: SCU -SCPC-JSB
Scope and Contents The Jack Bass Papers, c. 1936 to 2017, consist of 25 linear feet of material chiefly documenting Bass’s work in researching and writing his books. The collection is divided into nine series: Academic, Campaign, Journalism, Personal, Publications, Topical, Audiovisual, Clippings, and Vertical File Materials. Academic, 1967-2011, documents Bass’s positions as a professor or instructor at various institutions. Material relates to job searches, classes taught, student work, and...
Dates: c. 1936-2017

Christian Action Council records

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Identifier: SCL-MS-CAC
Scope and Contents The collection consists of approximately 18.75 linear feet that document the activities and concerns of the Christian Action Council (CAC) of South Carolina. The dates of the collection range from 1923 to 1996, with the bulk of materials dating from 1942 to 1985. The collection comprises correspondence, memos, meeting minutes, program itineraries, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, and photographs relating to the ecumenical organization. The collection is divided into seven series:...
Dates: 1933-1996

John Bolt Culbertson Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-JBC
Abstract John Bolt Culbertson, lawyer and activist, was a "liberal lion" of South Carolina's Upstate for most of the twentieth century, establishing a law practice in which he represented unions, the working class, disabled veterans, African-Americans, and others in need of a voice—many of whom could not afford to pay him. His outspokenness and his political leanings, atypical for South Carolina at that time, resulted in financial setbacks, insults, and even crosses burned on his lawn, but Culbertson...
Dates: circa 1886 - 2012

Democratic Party of South Carolina Records

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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

Ethel Evangeline Martin Bolden papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-14957
Scope and Contents This collection consists of approximately fifteen linear feet of manuscripts and related materials providing important insights into the life and work of educator, librarian, and community leader Ethel Martin Bolden (1918-2002) in Columbia and throughout the greater South Carolina area. Augmenting the collection is a unit of material associated with Ethel Bolden’s elder son, astronaut Charles Bolden, Jr. (b.1946). Bolden received a B.S. degree from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1968,...
Dates: 1900-2002

L. Marion Gressette Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-LMG
Abstract

Marion Gressette served Orangeburg County for half a century in the South Carolina General Assembly. He began his public service in the House, 1925-1928, 1931-1932, and spent the majority of his career in the Senate, 1937-1984; President Pro Tempore, 1972-1984. Nicknamed the "Gray Fox" because of his legislative cunning and slicked-back gray hair, Gressette commanded the respect of political allies and adversaries alike.

Dates: c. 1920-1924, 1950-1984

Philip G. Grose Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-PGG
Abstract Philip Gibbs Grose, Jr., was a journalist, government administrator, speechwriter, public affairs aficionado, and author. Grose devoted his life to writing about and serving the government of South Carolina. Throughout his life, Grose’s words and actions documented South Carolina’s move to become a modern state, but his name and words were hidden behind the guise of a political journalist and government bureaucrat until late in his life when he became a published author. His papers span his...
Dates: 1966 - 2011

John Henry McCray papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-0090
Scope and Contents Approximately four linear feet of manuscripts and miscellaneous printed items document the history of the Progressive Democratic Party, or "PDP," as it came to be known, which was formally established at a state convention held in columbia on 24 May 1944 -- with "the full support and endorsement of all Negro organizations in the state, our ministers and leaders and the liberal white people" as "the ONE organization our people have waited for" (letter to "Fellow Citizens," 17 May 1944). The...
Dates: 1929 - 1989

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South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 11
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 10
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 10
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 6
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South Carolina -- Race relations. 4
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African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 3
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Legislators -- United States. 3
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968. 3
African Americans -- Suffrage. 2
Civil rights -- United States. 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 2
Elections -- United States -- History. 2
Labor unions -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 2
Liquor laws -- United States. 2
Motion picture journalism. 2
Politicians -- United States. 2
School integration -- United States. 2
Segregation in education -- United States. 2
Television news. 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 2
Voter registration -- United States. 2
Affirmative action programs. 1
African American Presbyterians -- South Carolina. 1
African American clergy. 1
African American lawyers. 1
African American librarians -- South Carolina. 1
African American neighborhoods -- South Carolina -- Columbia -- History -- 20th century. 1
African American politicians -- South Carolina -- Archives. 1
African American singers. 1
African American women -- 20th century. 1
Agriculture -- South Carolina. 1
Agriculture -- Southern States. 1
Alabama -- Description and travel. 1
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 1
Alcoholic beverage industry -- United States. 1
Atlanta (Ga). 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Aerial views. 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Economic conditions. 1
Atlanta (Ga.) -- Ethnic relations. 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives. 1
Authors, American -- Southern States. 1
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Greenville. 1
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Sermons. 1
Church and social problems. 1
Civil rights -- Mississippi -- History -- 20th century. 1
Civil rights -- Religious aspects 1
College students -- Political activity -- United States. 1
Columbia (S.C.) 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social conditions. 1
Community life -- South Carolina -- History -- Anecdotes. 1
Education -- South Carolina. 1
Elections -- Southern states. 1
Equal rights amendments -- United States. 1
Equal rights amendments. 1
Freedom of the press. 1
Governors -- South Carolina. 1
High schools -- United States. 1
Human rights advocacy. 1
Industrialization. 1
Interdenominational cooperation. 1
Jewish authors. 1
Journalism -- United States. 1
Journalism. 1
Journalists -- United States -- Biography. 1
Journalists -- United States. 1
Judge advocates. 1
Korean War, 1950-1953. 1
Labor unions. 1
Lawyers -- United States. 1
Local elections. 1
Lynching. 1
Magazine format television programs. 1
Mass media and public opinion. 1
Methodist Church -- United States -- History. 1
Methodists -- United States. 1
Oral history. 1
Photographs. 1
Political campaigns -- United States. 1
Political participation -- United States. 1
Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc -- United States. 1
Public libraries -- United States. 1
Public schools -- United States. 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- Christianity. 1
Race relations -- Religious aspects -- African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
Race relations. 1
Right to work. 1
School librarians. 1
School libraries. 1
Segregation -- Religious aspects. 1
Sermons, American. 1
South Carolina -- Biography. 1
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 1
South Carolina -- Politics and government. 1
Southern States -- Race relations. 1
Speech therapists. 1
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Names
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 5
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 5
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 4
Culbertson, John Bolt, 1908-1983 3
Allen University 2
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Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 2
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation 2
Hollings, Ernest F. (Ernest Frederick), 1922-2019 2
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 2
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 2
McCray, John Henry, 1910-1987 2
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 2
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 2
African Methodist Episcopal Church 1
American Civil Liberties Union 1
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1904-1989 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Bannerman, Charles 1
Bass, Jack (1934) 1
Benedict College 1
Betts, Alfred D. 1
Black on Nation 1
Blacks United for Action 1
Bolden family 1
Bolden, Charles, 1946- 1
Bolden, Ethel Evangeline Martin 1
Calvert, Melvin, Reverend 1
Campbell, John T. 1
Cannon, Ralph A. 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
Chandler, Cecil 1
Christian Action Council (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
College of Charleston 1
Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993 1
Democratic Party (S.C.) 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 1
Dent, Harry S. (Harry Shuler), 1930-2007 1
Dombrowski, James A. (James Anderson), 1897-1983 1
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 1
Earle, Willie, 1922-1947 1
Fisk University 1
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel), 1935-2020 1
Frazier, Joe, 1944-2011 1
Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 1
Gressette, L. Marion (Lawrence Marion) 1
Grose, Philip G., 1938-2012 1
Harper, John Roy, II, 1939-2003 1
Harper, John Roy, Sr., 1911 - 1980 1
Helms, F. Clyde 1
Jackson, Jesse, 1941- 1
Johnson C. Smith University 1
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Lighthouse and Informer 1
Lofton, John, 1919- 1
Logan, Marian 1
Maloof, Manuel Joseph 1
Mann, James R. (James Robert), 1920-2010 1
Mather Academy (Camden, S.C.) 1
McClain family 1
McClain, Howard G. 1
McGovern, George S. (George Stanley), 1922-2012 1
McNair family 1
McNair, Josephine 1
Monteith, Martha 1
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 1
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. South Carolina State Conference 1
Newman, I. DeQuincy, 1911-1985 1
Northminster Presbyterian Church (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Operation PUSH (U.S.) 1
Progressive Democratic Party 1
Ravenel, Charles Dufort, 1938- 1
Redfern II (James Redfern) 1
Richland Soil and Water Conservation District (S.C.) 1
Rivers, L. Mendel (Lucius Mendel), 1905-1970 1
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 1
Sanders, Alex 1
Scott, Hugh (Hugh Doggett), 1900-1994 1
Second Presbyterian Church (Camden, S.C.) 1
Simkins, Andrew 1
Sims, Hugo S. 1
South Carolina Federated Forces for Temperance and Law Enforcement. 1
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate. Judiciary Committee 1
Spears, R. Wright (Robert Wright), 1912-2015 1
Stuckey, J. Elspeth 1
Temperance League of South Carolina 1
Timmerman, George Bell, 1912-1994 1
Truesdell, Neil E., 1909-1993 1
United Citizens Party 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.) 1
United Methodist Church (U.S.). South Carolina Conference 1
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1
University of South Carolina 1
University of South Carolina. School of Law 1
Victory Savings Bank 1
Voter Education Project (Southern Regional Council) 1
WBTW-TV (Firm) 1
WIS-TV (Firm) 1
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