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|Creator:||Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985|
|Title:||Field Director's Report, May 4 - August 15, 1968, South Carolina Conference of Branches of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People|
|Date:||1968 Aug. 15, 2007|
Six page typewritten report prepared by NAACP Field Director for South Carolina, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman. The report covers the time period between May 4 through August 15, 1968, and begins with a tally of meetings attended, speaking engagements, miles traveled, news interviews, and correspondence received and mailed. The report concludes with summaries of new branches and youth councils organized, the status of a summer project for voter registration, the establishment of a corporation to develop low income housing, and the organization of a state Poor People's Conference event in Columbia.
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Local identification number: pne6808
|Subjects:||Progressive Development Corporation | Corporation reports--South Carolina | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. South Carolina State Conference | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina | Civil rights workers--South Carolina | Meetings--South Carolina | Membership campaigns--South Carolina | Youth--Political activity | College students--Political activity | Scheduling--South Carolina | Voter registration--South Carolina | Low-income housing--South Carolina | Economic assistance, Domestic--United States | Economic assistance, Domestic--Citizen participation | Poverty--South Carolina | Columbia (S.C.) | Richland County (S.C.) | Georgetown County (S.C.) | Williamsburg County (S.C.) | Charleston County (S.C.) | Chesterfield (S.C.) | Pageland (S.C.) | Chesterfield County (S.C.)|
|Collection:||Institution:||University of South Carolina University Libraries Digital Collections||Contributors:||South Carolina Political Collections | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections | Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Collection (University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections||Online Publisher:||Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina Library Digital Collections | 2008||Original Material:|
Folder: Newman, Top., NAACP, Reports, 1968, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers, South Carolina Political Collections, The University of South Carolina Libraries
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Digital image copyright 2007, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact South Carolina Political Collections, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.
Forms part of online collection: Isaiah De Quincey Newman (1911-1985) Papers, 1929-2003.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/idn,1226|