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Ruth Locke Roettinger Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-RLR
Abstract

Ruth Locke Roettinger was a professor of government at Winthrop College in 1949, when a Committee to Study [the] Existing State Constitution was established to study South Carolina's 1895 Constitution and recommend necessary changes. Roettinger was appointed to the committee by Governor Strom Thurmond, and she served as its secretary.

Dates: 1948-1951 & 2001

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

Sarah Leverette Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SL
Scope and Contents The Leverette collection consists of 19 linear feet of material. Series include General, Topical, Audiovisual, Speeches, Clippings, Vertical File Materials, and Scrapbooks. Within the Topical series, the most extensive subseries pertains to the League of Women Voters, documenting Leverette’s and her colleagues’ work in that organization, including research, discussion, and advocacy efforts on political and governmental issues; outreach and education; and voter service and protection. The...
Dates: c. 1943-2017; Majority of material found within 2002 - 2013

Singleton Family papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-5176
Scope and Contents Chiefly correspondence, business records, and estate papers of Richard Singleton (1776-1852), including letter, 10 April 1823, from "Parson" Mason Locke Weems (Charleston, S.C.) to Richard Singleton (High Hills, Sumter District, S.C.), re mention of a box of books that Singleton had ordered, writing that he "took the liberty to place a little pamphlet of my own scribbling, just reprinted here a day or two ago. It is popular and Judge Waties who sat on the bench when the Heroine of this...
Dates: 1750-10-25 - 1956

Solomon Blatt Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SB
Scope and Contents Public Papers chiefly relate to Blatt’s role as a member of the South Carolina House of Representatives from Barnwell County, 1933-1986, and as Speaker, 1935-1946 and 1951-1973. The series includes general files, a “political file”, recommendations, and topical files. The political file subseries describes a discreet set of papers from 1963-1964 that document a range of political activities, including constituent service, correspondence with other public officials around the state, and...
Dates: 1916-1921, 1933-2016

South Carolina Coalition for the Equal Rights Amendment Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-ERA
Abstract Formed in January 1973, the Coalition was reorganized in 1975 as a public interest lobby to secure ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment to the federal constitution by South Carolina. The Coalition was co-funded by the League of Women Voters and the National Organization for Women and headed by Keller H. Barron as legislative coordinator to handle political strategy and Janet Wedlock as field coordinator to organize constituent lobbying. South Carolina is one of fifteen states that did...
Dates: 1963 - 1978

South Carolina Environmental Coalition records

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Identifier: SCL-MS-10638
Scope and Content The records consist of office files of the SCEC contained in three series: Administrative, Topical, and Location files.Administrative files consist of bylaws, minutes, financial information, newsletters, papers, 1971-1973, of the Environmental Coalition of Columbia, the predecessor organization to the SCEC, and information on projects sponsored by the SCEC, usually designed to stimulate public participation and involvement in environmental planning.Topical Files...
Dates: 1971-1982

South Carolinians for Eisenhower Papers

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Identifier: SCU-SCPC-IKE
Collection Description

The collection consists of the contents of a single unbound binder arranged in two folders. General papers include financial summaries of receipts and disbursements, August to November 1952, a list of Minutemen for Eisenhower, and a few clippings. Lists, compiled by county, document state and county committeemen, and volunteers.

Dates: 1952 - 1952

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

Townsend Mikell papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-5092
Dates: 1826 - 1927

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South Carolina Political Collections 69
South Caroliniana Library 13
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
Church and state -- United States. 1
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Names
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. 10
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
Hollings, Ernest F. 6
McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 6
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 6
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Culbertson, John Bolt 5
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 5
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 5
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 4
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 4
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 4
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 3
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 3
Ravenel, Charles DuFort, 1938- 3
Republican Party (S.C.) 3
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 3
Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 3
Bates, Lester L., Sr. 2
Campbell, Carroll A. 2
Carter, Jimmy 2
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 2
Earle, Willie 2
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 2
League of Women Voters of Columbia/Richland County 2
Littlejohn, C. Bruce 2
Mann, James R. (Robert), 1920-2010 2
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 2
Riley, Ann Yarborough 2
Riley, Ted (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., Jr. (William Douglas) 2
Zeigler, Eugene N. 2
Alda, Alan 1
Alston, Joseph 1
American Association of University Women. South Carolina Division 1
Americans United for Separation of Church and State 1
Appleby, Charles L. 1
Ashmore, Robert T. (Robert Thomas) 1
Ashmore, Willie Vance Linthicum 1
Atwater, Lee (Harvey LeRoy Atwater) 1
Ayer, Lewis M., Jr. 1
Ayer, Lewis Malone 1
Badische Anilin- & Soda-Fabrik. BASF 1
Barron, Keller H. (Keller Bumgardner) 1
Barrows, Charles M. (Charles Mason) 1
Bass, Jack 1
Bates, Lester L., Jr. 1
Bessinger, Maurice 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 1
Blatt, Solomon, Jr. 1
Blease, Coleman Livingston, 1868-1942 1
Boineau, Charles Evans, Jr. 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, 1907-1972 1
Catawba Nuclear Station 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, 1879-1939 1
Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina 1
Citizens Association of Beaufort County (S.C.) 1
Clinton, Bill (William Jefferson) 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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