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Abstract Allard H. Gasque represented the 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives, 1923-1938. This collection is comprised chiefly of constituent correspondence which reveals a great deal about life in South Carolina during the Depression, particularly in regard to the politics of the time. Gasque also served as Superintendent of Education, Florence County, 1902-1923, and on the Democratic State Executive Committee, 1912-1920.
Dates: 1920 - 1938
Abstract J. Drake Edens is recognized by many as the father of the modern Republican Party in South Carolina. He campaigned for Charles E. Boineau, Jr., William D. Workman, Jr., Barry Goldwater, Albert Watson, and Richard Nixon. He served as chair of the Republican Party of South Carolina, 1963-1965, and Republican National Committeeman for South Carolina, 1965-1972.
Dates: 1943 - 1982
Abstract Dolly Hamby was a partner in the all-female, Columbia-based Bradley, Graham, & Hamby Advertising and Public Relations Agency. The firm worked for high-profile political candidates and businesses, and on issues of public interest.
Dates: 1946 - 2001
Abstract Rembert Dennis was one of the most influential legislators of his time. His career spanned almost fifty years in the South Carolina House of Representatives (Berkeley County), 1939-1942, and the South Carolina Senate, 1943-1988.
Dates: 1938 - 1992
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...
Abstract W.J. Bryan Dorn began his career in public service by representing Greenwood County in the S.C. House of Representatives, 1939-1940, and the S.C. Senate, 1941-1942. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and served for eighteen months in the European theater. Returning to his political career in 1947, he was elected to represent the 3rd District in the U.S. Congress and served for thirteen terms through 1974. Dorn was active in the leadership of the South Carolina Democratic Party and served...
Dates: 1912 - 2006
- Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 2
- Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas) 1
- Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
- Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik. BASF 1
- Bradley, Jane H. 1
- Citizens Association of Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
- Concerned South Carolinians for a Better Environment 1
- Culbertson, John Bolt 1
- Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 1
- Dent, Harry S., 1930-2007 1
- Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 1
- Earle, Willie 1
- Edens, J. Drake, Jr. (James Drake) 1
- Edens, Jenny 1
- Gasque, Allard Henry, 1873-1938 1
- Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 1
- Graham, Cora Doten 1
- Hamby, Lottie D. (Dolly) 1
- Hollings, Ernest F. 1
- Kline Iron and Steel Co. (Columbia, S.C.) 1
- Mann, James R. (Robert), 1920-2010 1
- McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 1
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 1
- Republican Party (S.C.) 1
- Rosengarten, Dale , 1948- 1
- Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 1
- South Carolina Environmental Action, Inc. 1
- South Carolina Tricentennial Commission 1
- Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 1
- Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 1
- United States. Congress. House. 1
- Watson, Albert 1
- Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 1
- White Oak Baptist Church (Greenville, S.C.) 1
- Workman, William D., Jr. (William Douglas) 1 ∧ less