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Report of Field Secretary, May 6 - June 2, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Report of Field Secretary, May 6 - June 2, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP
Date:1962 June 2, 2007

Ten page report prepared by Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, field secretary of the South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP, dated May 6- June 2, 1962. The report begins with a summary of speaking engagements, travel, and correspondence; this is followed by a record of the field secretary's itinerary that itemizes work and meetings conducted on behalf of the organization for the time period May 6-June 2, 1962. Activities included in the itinerary include engagement with desegregation and voter registration efforts. The report also includes statewide updates on police brutality; a mid-year state conference; observance of the anniversary of the Supreme Court decision Brown vs. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas; fundraising; hospital desegregation; school desegregation; and civil rights demonstrations. The report ends with a hospital integration resolution drafted by the NAACP Health Committee.

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Local identification number: pne6206

Subjects:Perry, Matthew J. (Matthew James), 1921-2011 | Corporation reports--South Carolina | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. South Carolina Conference | Civil rights workers--South Carolina | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina | Discrimination in medical care--South Carolina | Congresses and conventions--South Carolina | Meetings--South Carolina | Police brutality--South Carolina--Orangeburg | Police brutality--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Voter registration--South Carolina | Arrest--South Carolina | Lawyers--South Carolina | African American lawyers--South Carolina | United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation | Discrimination in employment--South Carolina | Youth--Political activity--South Carolina | Southern Christian Leadership Conference | Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | Topeka (Kan.). Board of Education--Trials, litigation, etc. | Discrimination in education--South Carolina | Segregation in education--South Carolina | Fund raising--South Carolina | Contests--South Carolina | Actions and defenses--South Carolina | United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation--Centennial celebrations, etc. | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Charleston | Picketing--South Carolina--Charleston | Physicians--South Carolina | African American physicians--South Carolina | Kershaw County (S.C.) | Orangeburg (S.C.) | Orangeburg County (S.C.) | Charleston (S.C.) | Charleston County (S.C.) | Washington (D.C.) | Florence (S.C.) | Florence County (S.C.) | Columbia (S.C.) | Richland County (S.C.) | Clarendon County (S.C.) | Aiken (S.C.) | Aiken County (S.C.) | Beaufort County (S.C.) | Greenville County (S.C.) | Darlington (S.C.) | Darlington County (S.C.)
Collection:Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, (1911-1985), Papers, 1929-2003
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, Report, 1962, Jan. 31 - Aug. 19, 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.

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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,413