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Speech to graduating students

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Speech to graduating students
Date:n.d., 2008

2 pages

Two page handwritten speech to graduating students that emphasizes how larger achievements are comprised of numerous smaller ones, reminds new graduates of the sacrifices of their parents and teachers, and recites directly from the poem "The Bridge Builder" by Will Allen Dromgoole, about a man who builds a bridge for the benefit of others even though he will only need to use it a single time.

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Local identification number: pnsuuuu

Subjects:Speeches, addresses, etc. | Commencement ceremonies--South Carolina | Academic achievement--South Carolina | Students--South Carolina | Sacrifice--South Carolina | Parents--South Carolina | Teachers--South Carolina | Generosity | Poetry | United States, South Carolina, 33.836081, -81.163724
Collection:Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, (1911-1985), Papers, 1929-2003
Institution:University of South Carolina
Contributors:South Carolina Political Collections | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections | Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Collection (University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections
Original Material:

Folder: Newman, Sermons, n.d. f.2, Isaiah DeQuincey Newman Papers, South Carolina Political Collections, The University of South Carolina Libraries

Rights and Usage:

Digital image copyright 2008, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact South Carolina Political Collections, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.

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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,1927