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Lewis Malone Ayer papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCL-MS-10367
Scope and Contents The 1567 manuscripts in this collection document the economic and political activities of Lewis Malone Ayer (1769-1863), who served with Francis Marion in the Revolutionary War, and of his son, Lewis M. Ayer, Jr. (1821-1895), who served in the Confederate Congress. Topics discussed date to the Colonial era, the Revolutionary War, the Early National period, and the antebellum and Civil War periods. Correspondence with factors, merchants, and other planters shows the growth, especially during...
Dates: 1769 - 1863

C. Bruce Littlejohn Papers

 Collection
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

 Collection
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

May Roper Coker papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-9166
Scope and Content Note Correspondence, telegrams, and other papers relating to May Coker; her selection as Mother of the Year in 1958 at both the state and national levels; her concern for the education of women; travels; interest in gardening; involvement in humanitarian causes; and her observations on European, U.S., and South Carolina politics.Correspondence, ca. 1915-1943, from Mrs. Coker's parents, Daniel C. and Lou McKenzie Roper, and husband, David Robert Coker, re state and national politics...
Dates: 1908 - 1975

Burnet Rhett Maybank Scrapbook

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

Heyward Elliott McDonald Papers

 Collection
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 69
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Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) 2
 
Subject
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 71
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 16
Elections -- Southern states. 15
Women -- Political activity -- United States. 12
Politicians -- United States. 10
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African Americans -- South Carolina. 9
Lawyers -- United States. 8
Legislators -- United States. 7
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 6
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 5
Women -- Societies and clubs. 5
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 4
Elections -- United States -- History. 4
Liquor laws -- United States. 4
Political campaigns -- United States. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government. 4
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 3
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 3
Civil rights. 3
Legislators -- United States -- Biography. 3
Lobbying -- United States. 3
Loyalty oaths -- United States. 3
Plantations -- South Carolina. 3
Politicians -- United States -- Biography. 3
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 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
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 2
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 2
Columbia (S.C.) 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 2
Columbia (S.C.) -- Politics and government. 2
Convict labor -- United States. 2
Cotton textile industry. 2
Cotton trade -- United States. 2
Education -- South Carolina. 2
Educational law and legislation -- South Carolina. 2
Equal rights amendments -- United States. 2
Farmers -- United States. 2
Governors -- South Carolina -- Election. 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
Local elections. 2
Motion picture journalism. 2
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968. 2
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 2
Pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States. 2
Presbyterians -- 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 -- Folklore. 1
African Americans -- Southern States. 1
African Americans -- Suffrage. 1
Agricultural laws and legislation -- United States. 1
Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Southern States. 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
Antislavery movements -- United States. 1
Apportionment (Election law) -- United States. 1
Asbestos -- Law and legislation -- United States. 1
Attorneys General -- United States -- States. 1
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives. 1
Authors, American -- Southern States. 1
Automobile insurance -- Law and legislation -- United States. 1
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Charleston County. 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
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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
League of Women Voters of Columbia (S.C.) 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
Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan), 1847-1918 2
United States. Congress. House 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
Alston, Joseph, 1778-1816 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
Ayer, Lewis M., Jr. (Lewis Malone), 1821-1895 1
Ayer, Lewis Malone, 1769-1863 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik 1
Barron, Keller H., 1932- 1
Barrows, Charles M. (Charles Mason) 1
Bass, Jack (1934) 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
Black, G.W.Z. 1
Blacks United for Action 1
Blatt family 1
Blatt, Ethel 1
Blatt, Solomon, 1896-1986 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr., 1921-2016 1
Blease, Coleman Livingston, 1868-1942 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
Brown, Tarleton, 1757-1845 1
Bryson family 1
Bryson, Joseph Raleigh, 1893-1953 1
Burke, Aedanus, 1743-1802 1
Butler, Pierce, 1744-1822 1
Butts, Frank A. 1
Campbell, John T. 1
Carter, Hodding (William Hodding), 1907-1972 1
Catawba Nuclear Generating Station (S.C.) 1
Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947 1
Chandler, Cecil 1
Chestnut family 1
Christensen Realty Company 1
Christensen family 1
Christensen, A. M. H. (Abigail Mandana Holmes), 1852-1938 1
Christensen, Abbie Winch 1
Christensen, Andrea 1
Christensen, Arthur, 1875-1945 1
Christensen, Frederick Holmes 1
Christensen, Niels 1
Christensen, Niels, 1876-1939 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County 1
Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Coast Line Telephone Co 1
Coker, May Roper, 1890-1976 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
Conyers, James Henry, 1855-1935 1
Cook, Weston Carrier 1
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation 1
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