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Speech, c. 1980, to the James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Speech, c. 1980, to the James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation
Date:[c. 1980], 2008

Eight pages of a typewritten speech delivered around 1980 to the James R. Clark Memorial Sickle Cell Foundation. The speech cautions against the elimination of funding for federal programs that provide health and social services for the poor. The speech also advocates the vigorous enforcement of civil rights laws and support for initiatives that promote economic justice, fair employment, voting rights, fair housing, and gender equality.

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Local identification number: pnh80uu

Subjects:Speeches, addresses, etc. | Civil rights--United States | Expenditures, Public | Public health--United States | Public welfare--United States | African Americans--Suffrage--United States | Discrimination in housing--United States | Discrimination in employment--United States | Women's rights--United States | Equal pay for equal work--United States
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, Speeches, 1957-1984 & n.d., 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,2353