Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Content Note The collection consists of 118 linear feet of material, 1946 to 2015, and chiefly dates from 1971 to 1989. It documents the work undertaken by Environmentalists, Inc., including its association with many other organizations in its quest to protect the environment and public health. It is arranged into seven series: General, Administrative, Legal, Topical, Publications, Audiovisual, and Clippings. The Legal and Topical series comprise the largest portions of the collection. Most of the...
Dates: 1946-2015; Majority of material found within 1971-1989
Abstract This large collection primarily documents Floyd Davidson Spence's tenure serving South Carolina's 2nd District in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1971-2001, where he chaired the Committee on National Security, later renamed the Committee on Armed Services (1995-2000). Spence served in the S.C. House of Representatives (Lexington County) from 1957-1962, when he announced he was leaving the Democratic Party and would run for Congress as a Republican, making him the first notable office...
Dates: 1928 - 2001
Abstract Mary Kelly spent more than 35 years as an active environmentalist. She joined the League of Women Voters of South Carolina in 1972. At various times during the following decades, she served as the State League President, Co-President, Director, Natural Resources Chair, Associate Director, Spokesperson, and Grant Administrator. Kelly also served on committees and task forces created by the South Carolina Governor's Office, the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC),...
Dates: 1970 - 2008
Scope and Contents From the Series: The Public Papers series contains Derrick’s congressional papers. The biographical file contains biographical sketches of Derrick from 1975 to 1994. General Papers, 1975-1994, comprising the bulk of the collection at 58 linear feet, consist chiefly of legislative material including drafts and texts of bills, correspondence, and reference material. This series documents Derrick’s tenure in office and reflects not only his legislative activity, but the concerns and opinions of his constituents....