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Report of Field Secretary, April 4 - May 5, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Report of Field Secretary, April 4 - May 5, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP
Date:1962 May 5, 2007

Eight page report prepared by Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, field secretary of the South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP, dated April 4- May 5, 1962. The report begins with a summary of travel and correspondence; this is followed by an annotated schedule itemizing work and meetings conducted on behalf of the organization throughout the time period of the report. Activities mentioned in the schedule include demonstrations and negotiations for fair employment in Charleston, negotiations to desegregate Orangeburg Regional Hospital, meetings to conduct voter registration work in Aiken, and numerous membership and fundraising efforts. The report ends with a series of statewide updates on civil rights issues that include police brutality, police harassment, discrimination in law enforcement, segregation in public accommodations, and discrimination in employment.

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Local identification number: pne6205

Subjects: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 | Race relations | South Carolina--Race relations | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Charleston | Discrimination in employment--South Carolina--Charleston | Discrimination in medical care--South Carolina--Orangeburg | Voter registration--South Carolina--Aiken | Membership campaigns--South Carolina | Fund raising--South Carolina | Police brutality--South Carolina--Summerton | Police brutality--South Carolina--Aiken County | Police brutality--South Carolina--Orangeburg County | Discrimination in law enforcement--South Carolina--Orangeburg | African Americans--Violence against--South Carolina | Segregation in education--South Carolina | Seneca (S.C.) | Oconee County (S.C.) | Charleston (S.C.) | Charleston County (S.C.) | Orangeburg (S.C.) | Orangeburg County (S.C.) | Summerton (S.C.) | Clarendon County (S.C.) | Aiken (S.C.) | Aiken County (S.C.) | Rock Hill (S.C.) | York County (S.C.) | Dorchester County (S.C.) | Columbia (S.C.) | Richland 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

Rights and Usage:

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,422