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Report of Field Secretary, August 20 - October 12, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP

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Creator:Newman, I. DeQuincey (Isaiah DeQuincey), 1911-1985
Title:Report of Field Secretary, August 20 - October 12, 1962, South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP
Date:1962 Oct. 12, 2007
Description:

Nine page report prepared by Isaiah DeQuincey Newman, field secretary of the South Carolina Conference of Branches, NAACP, dated August 20- October 12, 1962. The report begins with a summary of fundraising, membership, 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 numerous membership and fundraising efforts across the state, including the planning of an event to celebrate the centennial of the Emancipation Proclamation. The report ends with a series of statewide updates on the organization of new NAACP branches, and civil rights issues that include employment equality; freedom to demonstrate; school desegregation lawsuits involving Clemson College, University of South Carolina, and Clarendon County; and the desegregation of hospitals and lunch counters.

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Local identification number: pne6210

Types:Text
Subjects: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 | Race relations | South Carolina--Race relations | Segregation in education--South Carolina | Membership campaigns--South Carolina | Fund raising--South Carolina | Corporate meetings--South Carolina | United States. President (1861-1865 : Lincoln). Emancipation Proclamation--Centennial celebrations, etc. | Clemson Agricultural College of South Carolina | University of South Carolina | Discrimination in medical care--South Carolina--Orangeburg | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Greenville | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Columbia | Civil rights demonstrations--South Carolina--Spartanburg | United States. Army | United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps | Fort Jackson (Columbia, S.C.) | United States, South Carolina, Greenville County, Greenville, 34.8526176, -82.3940105 | United States, South Carolina, Anderson County, Anderson, 34.5034394, -82.6501333 | United States, South Carolina, Beaufort County, Beaufort, 32.4315813, -80.6698286 | United States, South Carolina, Oconee County, 34.7535118, -83.0658827 | United States, South Carolina, Chesterfield County, Cheraw, 34.6976564, -79.8833971 | United States, South Carolina, Pageland | United States, South Carolina, Chesterfield County | United States, South Carolina, Darlington | United States, South Carolina, Hartsville | United States, South Carolina, Darlington County, 34.3323523, -79.957694 | United States, South Carolina, Florence County, Florence, 34.1954331, -79.7625625 | United States, South Carolina, Timmonsville | United States, South Carolina, Florence County | United States, South Carolina, Marion County, Mullins, 34.2057166, -79.2544902 | United States, South Carolina, Marion County | United States, South Carolina, Greenwood | United States, South Carolina, Greenwood County, 34.1538283, -82.1259287 | United States, South Carolina, Pickens County, 34.8875159, -82.7253165 | United States, South Carolina, Dillon County, Dillon, 34.4165505, -79.3711579 | United States, South Carolina, Dillon County | United States, South Carolina, Bennettsville | United States, South Carolina, Marlboro County | United States, South Carolina, Manning | United States, South Carolina, Clarendon County | United States, South Carolina, Charleston County, Charleston, 32.7765656, -79.9309216 | United States, South Carolina, Charleston County, 32.8250513, -79.8968113 | United States, South Carolina, Colleton County | United States, South Carolina, Hampton County, 32.7762762, -81.1407025 | United States, South Carolina, Ridgeland | United States, South Carolina, Jasper County, 32.4219544, -81.0232652 | United States, South Carolina, Sumter County, Sumter, 33.9204354, -80.3414693 | United States, South Carolina, Sumter County, 33.9161722, -80.382316 | United States, South Carolina, Union County | United States, South Carolina, Aiken County, Aiken, 33.5604168, -81.7195533 | United States, South Carolina, Aiken County, 33.5443694, -81.6347436 | United States, South Carolina, Richland County, 34.021811, -80.9030384 | United States, South Carolina, Saluda County | United States, South Carolina, Rock Hill, 34.924867, -81.025078 | United States, South Carolina, Hickory Grove | United States, South Carolina, York County, 34.9747486, -81.1844156 | United States, South Carolina, Great Falls | United States, South Carolina, Chester County | United States, South Carolina, Orangeburg | United States, South Carolina, Orangeburg County | United States, South Carolina, Dunbarton | United States, South Carolina, Barnwell County, 33.2660636, -81.4350228 | United States, South Carolina, Spartanburg County, Spartanburg, 34.9495672, -81.9320482 | United States, South Carolina, Spartanburg County | United States, South Carolina, Greenwood | United States, South Carolina, Greenwood County, 34.1538283, -82.1259287 | United States, Virginia, Alexandria, 38.804836, -77.046921
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
Original Material:

Folder: Newman, Top., NAACP, Reports, 1962, Aug. 20 - Feb. 5, 1964, 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,622