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Report of Field Secretary, March 2 - April 3, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Report of Field Secretary, March 2 - April 3, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP
Date:1962 Apr. 3, 2007

Six page report prepared by Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, field secretary of the South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP, dated March 2- April 3, 1962. The report begins with a summary of 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 March 2-April 3, 1962. Activities listed in the itinerary include protest planning, voter registration activities, and membership campaigns. The report also features statewide updates on initiatives that include a buying strike in Charleston, pickets and sit-ins in Columbia, a membership recruitment dinner, an outline of the status of statewide desegregation lawsuits, and news of police brutality in Clarendon County.

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Local identification number: pne6204

Subjects:Perry, Matthew J. (Matthew James), 1921-2011 | Gantt, Harvey B. (Harvey Bernard), 1943- | 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 | Membership campaigns--South Carolina | Dinners and dining--South Carolina | Claflin College (Orangeburg, S.C.) | Benedict College | Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina | Fund raising--South Carolina | College students--Political activity--South Carolina | Actions and defenses--South Carolina | Lawyers--South Carolina | African American lawyers--South Carolina | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Charleston | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Columbia | Boycotts--South Carolina--Charleston | Picketing--South Carolina--Charleston | Discrimination in public accommodations--South Carolina--Charleston | Discrimination in employment--South Carolina--Charleston | Discrimination in medical care--South Carolina--Orangeburg | Segregation in education--South Carolina | Discrimination in education--South Carolina | Police brutality--South Carolina--Clarendon County | United States, South Carolina, Jenkinsville | United States, South Carolina, Fairfield County | United States, South Carolina, Charleston County, Charleston, 32.7765656, -79.9309216 | United States, South Carolina, Richland County, Columbia, 34.0007104, -81.0348144 | United States, South Carolina, Clarendon County | United States, South Carolina, Orangeburg | United States, South Carolina, Orangeburg County
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, 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,429