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League of Women Voters of South Carolina Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-LWVSC
Abstract

The League of Women Voters of South Carolina was formed in 1951 from the three local leagues then existing in Charleston, Columbia and Spartanburg. The League is a non-partisan organization that encourages citizens to learn about and become active in national, state, and local government.

Dates: 1919 - 2021

League of Women Voters of Spartanburg Papers

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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

C. Bruce Littlejohn Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-CBL
Abstract

Cameron Bruce Littlejohn represented Spartanburg County in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1937 to 1943 and 1947 to 1949, the latter three years as Speaker. He resigned in 1949 when he won a judicial appointment. For the next thirty-five years, Littlejohn served on South Carolina's Seventh Circuit Court and the South Carolina Supreme Court, attaining the post of Chief Justice in his last two years on the Court.

Dates: 1861 and 1906-2007

Isadore E. Lourie Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-IEL
Abstract

Isadore Edward Lourie served in the South Carolina General Assembly from 1965 until his retirement in 1993 and gained a reputation as the champion of the common man and woman. Lourie was first elected to the South Carolina House with the slogan, "The Man Who Will Stand Up For You." In 1972, he won election to the state Senate. In 1995, Governor David Beasley appointed Lourie to the twenty-two-member South Carolina Commission on Racial Relations.

Dates: 1961-2013; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1994

James R. Mann Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-JRM
Abstract James Robert Mann represented Greenville in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1949 to 1953. That year, Gov. James Byrnes appointed Mann solicitor of the 13th Judicial Circuit to succeed Robert Ashmore, a position he held until 1963 when he returned to the full-time practice of law. Mann returned to public service in 1969 with his election to the U.S. House of Representatives, once again succeeding Ashmore. Mann represented the 4th District until 1979 when he returned home to...
Dates: 1948 - 2010

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: 1895, 1937-1996

Burnet Rhett Maybank Scrapbook

 Item — Scrapbook: 1
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-BRM
Dates: 1947 - 1950

Heyward Elliott McDonald Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-HEM
Abstract Heyward Elliott McDonald served in the South Carolina General Assembly from 1963 until 1984. His supporters regarded him as an honest politician with a heart for his community, unafraid to take a stand even when it wasn't popular. His service in the House representing Richland County spanned from 1963 to 1966. This term was followed by election to the Richland County school board, where he served from 1968 to 1970. He then served in the S.C. Senate representing Richland, Fairfield and...
Dates: 1962-2000, 2005

John Lanneau McMillan Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-JLM
Abstract

John Lanneau McMillan represented South Carolina's 6th District in the U.S. House of Representatives for seventeen consecutive terms between 1939 and 1973. McMillan was called the "Mayor of DC" in recognition of his key role in the management of Washington, D.C., as chairman of the House Committee on the District of Columbia. He served as chair for over twenty years.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1938 - 1972; 1938 - 2006

Thomas S. and Clara G. McMillan Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-TCM
Abstract Thomas Sanders McMillan represented Charleston in the South Carolina House of Representatives from 1917 to 1925, serving his last two terms as Speaker Pro Tem and Speaker. He was then elected to represent the 1st District in the U.S. House of Representatives. He died in office in 1939, whereon constituents elected his wife, Clara Gooding, to complete his unexpired term. Clara did not run for re-election in 1940, but stayed in Washington and served in the National Youth Administration and,...
Dates: c. 1870 - 1980

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South Carolina Political Collections 64
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Subject
Elections -- Southern states. 14
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 11
Women -- Political activity -- United States. 11
Politicians -- United States. 8
Legislators -- United States. 7
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Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 6
Lawyers -- United States. 6
Women -- Societies and clubs. 5
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 4
African Americans -- South Carolina. 4
Elections -- United States -- History. 4
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 3
Civil rights. 3
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 3
Lobbying -- United States. 3
Loyalty oaths -- United States. 3
Politicians -- United States -- Biography. 3
Voter registration -- United States. 3
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974. 3
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 3
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 2
Columbia (S.C.) 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 2
Convict labor -- United States. 2
Education -- South Carolina. 2
Educational law and legislation -- South Carolina. 2
Equal rights amendments -- United States. 2
Governors -- South Carolina. 2
Greenville County (S.C.) 2
Greenwood (S.C.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century. 2
Judges -- United States -- Biography. 2
Judges -- United States. 2
Legislative bodies -- United States. 2
Legislators -- United States -- Correspondence. 2
Liquor laws -- United States. 2
Local elections. 2
Motion picture journalism. 2
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 2
Political campaigns -- United States. 2
Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States. 2
Prisoners -- Legal status, laws, etc -- United States. 2
Savannah River Site (S.C.) 2
School integration -- United States. 2
Schools -- Standards -- South Carolina. 2
Television news. 2
Textile factories. 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 2
Washington (D.C.) -- Politics and government. 2
Water -- Fluoridation. 2
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 Presbyterians -- South Carolina. 1
African American clergy. 1
African American lawyers. 1
African American universities and colleges. 1
African Americans -- Suffrage. 1
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 1
All-America City Award. 1
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976. 1
American wit and humor, Pictorial. 1
Anti-communist movements -- United States. 1
Antinuclear movement -- United States. 1
Asbestos -- Law and legislation -- United States. 1
Attorneys General -- United States -- 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
Church and social problems. 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
College students -- Political activity -- United States. 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Commerce. 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Politics and government. 1
Columbia (S.C.) -- Race relations. 1
Columbia Metropolitan Area (S.C) -- City planning. 1
Commercial art -- United States. 1
Community development -- United States. 1
Confederate Memorial Day. 1
Constitutional amendments -- Ratification. 1
Consumer protection -- United States. 1
Cotton textile industry. 1
Courthouses -- South Carolina. 1
Cowpens National Battlefield (S.C.). 1
Cowpens, Battle of, Cowpens, S.C., 1781. 1
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States. 1
Criminal procedure -- United States. 1
Decision making. 1
District courts -- United States. 1
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Names
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives 10
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
Hollings, Ernest F. (Ernest Frederick), 1922-2019 6
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 6
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 6
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Culbertson, John Bolt, 1908-1983 5
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 5
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 5
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 4
United States. Congress. Senate 4
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 3
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 3
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 3
Ravenel, Charles Dufort, 1938- 3
Republican Party (S.C.) 3
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 3
Timmerman, George Bell, 1912-1994 3
Bates, Lester L., Sr. (Lester Lee), 1904-1988 2
Campbell, Carroll A., 1940-2005 2
Carter, Jimmy, 1924- 2
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 2
Earle, Willie, 1922-1947 2
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 2
Littlejohn, Bruce, 1913-2007 2
Mann, James R. (James Robert), 1920-2010 2
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 2
Riley, Ann Yarborough 2
Riley, Edward Patterson, 1900-1994 2
Sanders, Alex 2
South Carolina. General Assembly. Senate 2
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 2
Workman, William D. (William Douglas), 1914-1990 2
Zeigler, Eugene N. 2
Alda, Alan, 1936- 1
American Association of University Women. South Carolina Division 1
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Appleby, Charles L., 1923-2021 1
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas), 1904-1989 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Atwater, Lee 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik 1
Barron, Keller H., 1932- 1
Bates, Lester L., Jr. (Lester Lee), 1931-2009 1
Bessinger, Maurice, 1930- 1
Bicentennial Council of the Thirteen Original States 1
Black on Nation 1
Blacks United for Action 1
Blatt family 1
Blatt, Ethel 1
Blatt, Solomon, 1896-1986 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr., 1921-2016 1
Boineau, Charles Evans, Jr., 1923-2005 1
Boineau, Dotsy Diane Lloyd 1
Bradley, Jane H. 1
Bricker, John W. (John William), 1893-1986 1
Campbell, John T. 1
Catawba Nuclear Generating Station (S.C.) 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chandler, Cecil 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Collier, Pat 1
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Columbia Junior Chamber of Commerce 1
Concerned South Carolinians for a Better Environment 1
Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993 1
Cook, Weston Carrier 1
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation 1
Democratic Party (S.C.) 1
Democratic Women’s Council of South Carolina 1
Dent, Harry S. (Harry Shuler), 1930-2007 1
Derrick, Butler Carson, Jr., 1936-2014 1
Dole, Robert J. (Robert Joseph), 1923-2021 1
Draper, William F., 1912-2003 1
Drummond, John W. (John Willie), 1919- 1
Duffy, John J. (1934) 1
Edens, J. Drake (James Drake), 1925-1982 1
Edens, Jenny 1
Edwards, James B. (James Burrows), 1927-2014 1
Ferillo, Bud (Charles Traynor Ferillo, Jr.) 1
First Baptist Church (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Fisk University 1
Fowler, Donald L. (Donald Lionel), 1935-2020 1
Frazier, Joe, 1944-2011 1
Frederick, Keith 1
Freemasons 1
Graham, Cora Doten 1
Grass Roots Organizing Workshop (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Greenville County Bar Association 1
Grose, Philip G., 1938-2012 1
Guild, Robert 1
Hall, Wilton E. (Wilton Earle), 1901-1980 1
Hamby, Lottie D. (Dolly) 1
Hammond Academy (Columbia, S.C.) 1
Harper, John Roy, II, 1939-2003 1
Harper, John Roy, Sr., 1911 - 1980 1
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 1
Harvin, C. Alex, III (Charles Alexander) 1
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