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League of Women Voters of Spartanburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-LWVS
Abstract

Founded in 1948, the Spartanburg (S.C.) league was disbanded during the spring of 1960, and reorganized circa 1974-1975. The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

Dates: 1940-1961, 1973-1994

Erminie M. and John T. Nave Papers

 Collection
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

C. Kenneth Powell Papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

Gregory D. Shorey Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-GDS
Abstract Businessman Greg Shorey became a leading force in developing the Republican Party in South Carolina during the 1950s and 1960s. In 1952, Shorey became an active leader of South Carolinians for Eisenhower in Greenville County. He worked again in support of Eisenhower in 1956, and was a leading figure in Barry Goldwater's 1960 and 1964 presidential campaigns. He served as Chair of the Party from 1958 to 1961, has been active at the local, state, and national levels, and continues to be an...
Dates: 1948-2019

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Names
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 3
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 2
Culbertson, John Bolt, 1908-1983 2
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 2
Hollings, Ernest F. (Ernest Frederick), 1922-2019 2
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McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 2
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 2
Ravenel, Charles Dufort, 1938- 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives 2
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Appleby, Charles L., 1923-2021 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik 1
Bates, Lester L., Jr. (Lester Lee), 1931-2009 1
Bates, Lester L., Sr. (Lester Lee), 1904-1988 1
Bessinger, Maurice, 1930- 1
Boineau, Charles Evans, Jr., 1923-2005 1
Bradley, Jane H. 1
Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 1
Bryson family 1
Bryson, Joseph Raleigh, 1893-1953 1
Campbell, Carroll A., 1940-2005 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County 1
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Concerned South Carolinians for a Better Environment 1
Democratic Party (S.C.) 1
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 1
Edwards, James B. (James Burrows), 1927-2014 1
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel), 1935-2020 1
Frederick, Keith 1
Graham, Cora Doten 1
Hamby, Lottie D. (Dolly) 1
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 1
Holland, Donald H. 1
Holleman, Frank 1
Jennings, Peggy 1
Kline Iron and Steel Co. (Columbia, S.C.) 1
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.) 1
League of Women Voters of Spartanburg (S.C.) 1
Nave, Erminie M. (Erminie McKnight) 1
Nave, John T. (John Thomas) 1
Powell, C. Kenneth 1
Republican National Committee (U.S.) 1
Republican Party (S.C.) 1
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 1
Rosengarten, Dale, 1948- 1
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 1
Sanders, Alex 1
Shorey, Gregory D. 1
South Carolina Environmental Action, Inc. 1
South Carolina Tricentennial Commission 1
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 1
Spence, Floyd D., 1928-2001 1
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 1
Timmerman, George Bell, 1912-1994 1
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 1
Workman, William D. (William Douglas), 1914-1990 1
Zeigler, Eugene N. 1
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