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1886 Earthquake Photographs

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Identifier: SCL-VM-201710013
Scope and Contents Collection of photographs and photomechanical images documenting the destruction caused by the 1886 earthquake in Charleston, Summerville, Aiken County, Berkeley County, and Charleston County, S.C. W.J. McGee, one of the first employees of the U.S. Geological Survey, compiled the following materials on the earthquake which struck near Charleston, S.C. McGee’s observations were rewritten for the 1887-1888 USGS report by Clarence E. Dutton, later published as The Charleston Earthquake of...
Dates: 1886

A Different Dixie

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Identifier: COD0000091
Scope and Contents The only known full-length copy of A Different Dixie, housed at the Moving Image Research Collections at the University of South Carolina, is not a final copy as it lacks titles and credits and was probably a working copy. The rest of the films housed at MIRC, which came from SC-ETV, are the original camera footage from the project and consist of both film and magnetic media from the filming that occurred for this production, including outtakes (footage that was never used in the final film)....
Dates: 1983-1984

Abrant/Drummond films

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Identifier: COD0000080-ACC undated-0012
Scope and Contents The collection consists of nine 16mm WWII pilot films showing aerial attacks. The silent, black and white films depict the activities of the 19th Tactical Air Command and show gun camera footage.
Dates: 1944 May-1945 January

John Kenneth Adams Collection

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Identifier: SCU-MUS-0012
Scope and Contents The French music collection includes first editions by Massenet, Chabrier, Ravel, Falla, D'Indy, and Debussy and a series of 1930 copperplate engravings by Bernard Naudin depicting Beethoven and his Immortal Beloved. These engravings illustrate Ludwig von Beethoven in the context of his turbulent relationship with the Immortal Beloved (assumed to be Countess Therese von Brunsvik) and of the countess's proported connection to the Appassionata sonata. The Adams collection also...
Dates: 1920-2008
Found in: Music Library

Aging/Elderly/Retirement Issues in South Carolina Vertical Files

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Identifier: SCL-VF-007
Dates: 1980-present

Agriculture/Farming in South Carolina Vertical Files

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Identifier: SCL-VF-008
Dates: 1973-Present

AIDS and sexuality ephemera collection

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2008-6
Scope and Contents This collection is an organic compilation of ephemera originally found in multiple HIV/AIDS collections that came to the library at the same time, all primarily documenting HIV/AIDS in South Carolina. Items such as complete books (monographs) have been cataloged in Rare Books and Special Collections, but other, more ephemeral items and clippings, including a large collection of individual magazines, journals, and other periodicals with HIV/AIDS-related content were gathered here in this record...
Dates: 1983 - 2010

A.J. Clement papers

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Identifier: SCL-MS-12855
Scope and Contents Upon the death of Charlestonian A.J. Clement, Jr. (1908-1986), the city's mayor, Joseph P. Riley, Jr., cited him as a pioneer among black business leaders "during a time of changing attitudes of the white race toward race relations." Riley credited Clement with helping to hasten "this positive change which improved our community." Further declaring that the city had lost one of its most dedicated citizens, the mayor alluded to Clement's many and diverse commitments—"There were no community...
Dates: 1926 - 1986

Alfred English Doby papers, selected items

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Identifier: SCL-MS-4546
Scope and Contents The three hundred and twenty-six manuscripts of this collection presents in miniature the social, economic, and political history of South Carolina. Maria Elizabeth Preston Means of Fairfield Dist., niece of Gov. John Hugh Means, married in 1843 John English, doctor and planter of Richland Dist. One third of the collection is the correspondence of this family connection including letters of Harriet Flud Hampton and Sally Campbell Preston. Comments on domestic and plantation activities,...
Dates: 1836-1917

Alice Augusta Collar Tonge genealogical collection

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Identifier: SCL-MS-12048-1
Scope and Contents Collection of genealogical information on various families, arranged alphabetically. Collection also includes a number of topical folders regarding birth, death, and marriage records for various places, and cemetery records for South Carolina localities of Edisto Island and Catholic Presbyterian Church, Chester County, S.C.; and for the counties of Allendale, Greenville, Hampton, and Jasper, South Carolina.
Dates: 1862 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1932-1986

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South Caroliniana Library 265
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South Carolina Political Collections 96
Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections 74
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South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 71
African Americans -- South Carolina. 17
Authors, American -- 20th century. 16
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social life and customs. 16
Registers of births, etc. -- Southern States. 16
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South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950. 16
Elections -- Southern states. 15
Plantations -- South Carolina. 13
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Archives. 12
Lawyers -- United States. 12
South Carolina -- Genealogy. 12
South Carolina -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 12
Women -- Political activity -- United States. 12
African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States. 10
Civil rights movements -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. 10
Politicians -- United States. 10
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence. 9
Legislators -- United States. 9
World War, 1939-1945. 9
African American universities and colleges. 8
African Americans -- Education -- Southern States. 7
Amateur films. 7
Authors, American -- Southern States. 7
Cotton trade -- United States. 7
Motion picture journalism. 7
Soldiers -- Southern States. 7
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American. 7
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 6
Civil rights. 6
Columbia (S.C.) -- Social conditions. 6
Presbyterians -- United States. 6
South Carolina -- Race relations. 6
Women -- Societies and clubs. 6
Education -- South Carolina. 5
Liquor laws -- United States. 5
Political campaigns -- United States. 5
Vietnam War, 1961-1975. 5
Authors, American -- South Carolina -- Correspondence. 4
Cemeteries -- South Carolina. 4
Columbia (S.C.) 4
Cotton textile industry. 4
Elections -- United States -- History. 4
Farmers -- United States. 4
Methodists -- United States. 4
Motion picture journalists. 4
Real property -- United States. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865. 4
South Carolina -- Politics and government. 4
Textile factories. 4
Voter registration -- United States. 4
Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States. 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Pacific Area. 4
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Fiction. 3
Christmas. 3
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Columbia (S.C.) -- History. 3
Detective and mystery stories, American. 3
Equal rights amendments -- United States. 3
Feature films. 3
General stores. 3
Governors -- South Carolina. 3
Greenville County (S.C.) 3
High school teachers. 3
Historic buildings -- United States. 3
Judges -- United States. 3
Legislators -- United States -- Biography. 3
Legislators -- United States -- Correspondence. 3
Lobbying -- United States. 3
Loyalty oaths -- United States. 3
Methodist Church -- United States -- History. 3
Nuclear facilities. 3
Orangeburg Massacre, Orangeburg, S.C., 1968. 3
Photographs. 3
Physicians -- United States. 3
Political campaigns -- United States -- History -- 20th century. 3
Politicians -- United States -- Biography. 3
Savannah River Site (S.C.) 3
South Carolina -- Biography. 3
South Carolina -- History. 3
Television news. 3
Watergate Affair, 1972-1974. 3
Women college students. 3
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American. 3
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans. 3
AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention. 2
Academic Libraries -- United States. 2
African American Presbyterians -- South Carolina. 2
African Americans -- Suffrage. 2
Agriculture -- South Carolina. 2
Alcohol -- Law and legislation. 2
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976. 2
American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism. 2
American literature -- 19th century. 2
Animated films. 2
Antislavery movements -- United States. 2
Armed forces. 2
Astronomy -- History. 2
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Family relationships. 2
Baptists -- South Carolina -- Charleston County. 2
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University of South Carolina 13
South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. 11
Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972 9
Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003 9
Hollings, Ernest F. 8
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McNair, Robert E. (Robert Evander), 1923-2007 8
Democratic Party (U.S.) 7
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 7
West, John Carl, 1922-2004 7
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005 6
Culbertson, John Bolt 5
Dickey, James 5
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 5
Russell, Donald Stuart, 1906-1998 5
Heller, Joseph 4
League of Women Voters of South Carolina 4
Moore family 4
Republican Party (S.C.) 4
Riley, Richard W. (Richard Wilson) 4
Simkins, Modjeska Monteith, 1899-1992 4
United States. Army 4
United States. Congress. House. 4
Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-2005 4
Bates, Lester L., Sr. 3
Bruccoli, Matthew Joseph, 1931-2008 3
Carter, Jimmy 3
Coker family 3
Columbia High School (Columbia, S.C.) 3
Dabbs family 3
Dabbs, James McBride, 1896-1970 3
Dennis, Rembert C. (Rembert Coney) 3
First Presbyterian Church (Columbia, S.C.) 3
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909-1998 3
Greiner, Donald J. 3
Hammond, James Henry 3
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 3
McCray, John Henry, 1910-1987 3
Miller family 3
Morris, Earle E., Jr. 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People 3
Ravenel, Charles DuFort, 1938- 3
Tillman, Benjamin R. (Benjamin Ryan), 1847-1918 3
Timmerman, George Bell, Jr. 3
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration. 3
University of South Carolina. School of Law. 3
Workman, William D., Jr. (William Douglas) 3
Young family 3
Allen University 2
Babcock, Alice 2
Babcock, Havilah 2
Baker, Frank W. 2
Ball family 2
Barron, Keller H. (Keller Bumgardner) 2
Bellamann, Henry 2
Bennett family 2
Billings, John S. (John Shaw) 2
Blatt, Solomon 2
Boylston family 2
Brown family 2
Campbell, Carroll A. 2
Chandler, Walker L. 2
Charles family 2
Chestnut family 2
Chicora College for Women 2
Christian Action Council (Columbia, S.C.) 2
Claflin College (Orangeburg, S.C.) 2
Clinton, Bill (William Jefferson) 2
Coker College for Women 2
Coker, Elizabeth Boatwright 2
College of Charleston 2
Confederate States of America. Army. 2
Conroy, Pat 2
Cosmos Broadcasting Corporation 2
Couch family 2
Cox family 2
Crump family 2
Dent, Harry S., 1930-2007 2
Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
Earle, Willie 2
Edwards, Jim (James Burrows), 1927-2014 2
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 2
Elmore family 2
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 2
Furthman, Jules 2
Gibbes, Robert W. (Robert Wilson), 1809-1866 2
Gordon, Edwin, 1927-2015 2
Graham, Frank Porter, 1886-1972 2
Gregorie, Anne King 2
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 2
Hampton, Wade, 1818-1902 2
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 2
Hawkes, John, 1925-1988 2
Heider, Fritz 2
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999 2
Hughes, Edwin, 1884-1965 2
J.L. Coker & Company (Hartsville, S.C.) 2
Jackson, Rhett 2
Johnson C. Smith University 2
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 2
Jones family 2
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