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Francis Lieber papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-0324
Scope and Contents Chiefly family letters, many written in German, with son, Oscar Lieber and others; correspondence and reports to presidents and the Board of Trustees of South Carolina College with suggestions and comments on conditions; together with journals, a scrapbook of newspaper clippings, and other papers. Includes correspondence re publication of the Encyclopedia Americana. Lieber's teaching positions at S.C. College and Columbia University; the publication and editing of Lieber's writings; the...
Dates: 1808 - 1969

Franklin Harper Elmore papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-0166
Scope and Contents This collection is chiefly family correspondence which gives a glimpse of antebellum life. Gov. John Taylor agrees to the marriage of Harriet and Elmore in a letter, 17 Oct. 1826, and states "what I may [be] able to give as a Dowry . . . I claim the Right of giving as I have given to my Daughter Rebecca." Although the collection provides little information on Elmore's career as a lawyer, banker and U. S. Congressman — serving in both houses — correspondence with his family reveals him as a...
Dates: 1818-1877

Fred Howard Parker papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-9375
Scope and Contents The papers of Fred Howard Parker (1899-1988) span the years 1881 through 1982. Included in the collection are correspondence; teaching materials and lecture notes from Chicora College, the University of South Carolina summer school, and Columbia College; administrative material for Columbia College Music Department; and programs from Parker's organ recital programs broadcast via WIS Radio. The collection also contains college class notes of Frederick L. Parker, Fred H. Parker, and Carolyn...
Dates: 1881 - 1982

Havilah Babcock papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCL-MS-3796
Scope and Contents Educator, author, and outdoorsman, Havilah Babcock was born on March 6, 1898 in Appomattox, Virginia, a son of H.C. and Blanche Moore Babcock. He married Alice Hudson Cheatham in 1919. They had one son, Hudson Homer Havilah. He received a Bachelor of Arts in 1918 and a Bachelor of Philosophy in 1919 from Elon College in North Carolina. His Master of Arts was from the University of Virginia. Babcock received his Ph.D. from the University of South Carolina in 1927. Prior to that he had served...
Dates: 1920 - 1964; Majority of material found within 1940-1963

Hilla Sheriff papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-11149
Scope and Content During the 1930s the field of public health became an attractive area of service for idealistic and public-spirited medical personnel in the South. Doctors entering this sector were able to exert major beneficial influence upon the health of entire communities, help eradicate previously common diseases, and cut the infant and juvenile death rates. This is illustrated in the life and work of Dr. Hilla Sheriff (1903-1988), documented in this collection of ten linear feet, consisting of...
Dates: 1908-1989

Jak Smyrl Papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-14uuuu
Scope and Contents Thirty cartons plus forty-seven oversized, 3” deep flat file boxes, 1923-2014, of correspondence, personal papers, photographs, and artwork, reveal the life and work of this South Carolina artist who spent his entire working career (1949-1987) as the illustrator for The State newspaper. The single largest unit of materials in the collection consists of Smyrl’s artwork, most of it primarily created daily for the newspaper. Covering everything from local to global news, this artwork especially...
Dates: 1923 - 2014

James Nelson Frierson papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SCL-MS-13219
Dates: 1874-1960

Jennie Clarkson Dreher papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-15025
Summary Papers, 1797, 1859-1994 and undated, consisting of manuscripts, bound volumes, pamphlets, and photographs collected by Jennie Clarkson Dreher. Speeches given in Columbia, Gainesville, FL, and Wilmington reflect her interest in the preservation of historic buildings and gardens, the Robert Mills House and the Boyleston Gardens being two examples. Pamphlets issued by the Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1898-1947, promotional material for Chicora College, 1916, and yearbooks of the...
Dates: 1797-1994; Majority of material found within 1898-1994

John Robert Doyle papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-10677
Scope and Contents Ten linear feet reflect the interests, achievements, and commitments of this Citadel English professor who for more than thirty years was at the center of Charleston's cultural and academic life. His productive literary life is documented in thirty-five volumes which contain early notes, research materials, and critical essays on the poetry of Robert Frost, and drafts of his pioneering 1962 work The Poetry of Robert Frost; as well as various drafts of his tetralogy concerned with South...
Dates: 1933 - 1986

John Roy Harper II papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-14uuu
Scope and Contents Series:I. Personal papersII. Family papersIII. Topical filesIV. Audio-Visual materialsV. Ephemera and RealiaVII. OversizeVIII. LibraryPersonal papers include Harper’s political campaigns, correspondence with his family, friends, and acquaintances, greeting cards, invitations and programs for funerals, commencement ceremonies, and weddings, his education at Mather Academy, Fisk University, Harvard...
Dates: 1870-2003; Majority of material found within 1930 - 2003

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University of South Carolina 3
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Babcock, Alice 2
Babcock, Havilah, 1898-1964 2
Bellamann, Henry, 1882-1945 2
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Chicora College for Women 2
Elmore family 2
First Presbyterian Church (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Gibbes, Robert W. (Robert Wilson), 1809-1866 2
Ladies Hospital Association (Columbia, S.C.) 2
McCord, Louisa Susanna Cheves, 1810-1879 2
Milling, Chapman J. (Chapman James), 1901-1981 2
Roper Hospital (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Smythe, Louisa McCord, 1845-1928 2
Soldiers Relief Association (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 2
Wayside Hospital (Charleston, S.C.) 2
Wayside Hospital (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Adams, Alma B. 1
Allen University 1
Alston Wilkes Society 1
American Booksellers Association 1
American Legion. Auxiliary. Department of South Carolina 1
American Legion. Richland Post No. 6 (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Atwater, Lee 1
Bailey, Frank H. 1
Banks family 1
Banks, Alexander R., 1847- 1
Banks, William, 1814-1875 1
Banks, William, 1877-1924 1
Banks, William, 1907-1922 1
Bates, Lester L., Sr. (Lester Lee), 1904-1988 1
Belk Stores Services 1
Benedict College 1
Bennett, A. B. 1
Bennett, John, 1865-1956 1
Bennett, W. D. 1
Berg family 1
Berg, Gustavus Theodore 1
Black on Nation 1
Blacks United for Action 1
Blatt, Solomon, 1896-1986 1
Boineau, Dotsy Diane Lloyd 1
Bolden family 1
Bolden, Charles, 1946- 1
Bolden, Ethel Evangeline Martin 1
Bolles family 1
Botkin, Benjamin Albert, 1901-1975 1
Bowles family 1
Bull family 1
Bull, Hessie Travis 1
Bull, William Clare 1
Callcott family 1
Callcott, Rebecca Anderson, 1908 1
Callcott, Wilfrid Hardy, 1895-1969 1
Carroll, Ellen M. 1
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 1
City Motor Company (Orangeburg, S.C.) 1
Civitan Club (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Claflin College (Orangeburg, S.C.) 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coker, Elizabeth Boatwright (1909-04-21-1993-09-01) 1
College of Charleston 1
Columbia College (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Columbia Junior Chamber of Commerce 1
Columbia Stage Company 1
Columbia University 1
Cripps, Arthur Shearly, 1869-1952 1
Cunningham, Alice, 1933-1970 1
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887 1
Dole, Robert J. (Robert Joseph), 1923-2021 1
Downey, Tom, 1965- 1
Doyle, John Robert 1
Draper, William F., 1912-2003 1
Dreher, James F., 1910-1972 1
Dreher, Jennie Clarkson 1
Eau Claire Music Club (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Ebenezer Lutheran Church (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Elmore, F. H. (Franklin Harper), 1799-1850 1
Elmore, Harriet Chesnut Taylor 1
England, John, 1786-1842 1
Everett, Alexander Hill, 1790-1847 1
Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 1
Fellowship Society (Charleston, S.C.) 1
First Baptist Church (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Fisk University 1
Five Points Businessmen's Association (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Flora Macdonald College (Red Springs, N.C.) 1
Fountainebleau School of Music (Conservatoire americain) 1
Frierson, J. Nelson (James Nelson), 1874-1960 1
Frost, Robert (Robert Lee), 1874-1963 1
Glick, Carl, 1890- 1
Goolsby, C. Tolbert 1
Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce (S.C.) 1
Gregorie, Anne King 1
Hallam, Henry, 1777-1859 1
Hamilton, James, Jr., 1786-1857 1
Hammond Academy (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Hammond, James Henry, 1807-1864 1
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