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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.) | Greenville (S.C.) | Greenville County (S.C.) | Anderson (S.C.) | Anderson County (S.C.) | Beaufort (S.C.) | Beaufort County (S.C.) | Oconee County (S.C.) | Cheraw (S.C.) | Pageland (S.C.) | Chesterfield County (S.C.) | Darlington (S.C.) | Hartsville (S.C.) | Darlington County (S.C.) | Florence (S.C.) | Timmonsville (S.C.) | Florence County (S.C.) | Mullins (S.C.) | Marion County (S.C.) | Greenwood (S.C.) | Greenwood County (S.C.) | Pickens County (S.C.) | Dillon (S.C.) | Dillon County (S.C.) | Bennettsville (S.C.) | Marlboro County (S.C.) | Manning (S.C.) | Clarendon County (S.C.) | Charleston (S.C.) | Charleston County (S.C.) | Colleton County (S.C.) | Yemassee (S.C.) | Hampton County (S.C.) | Ridgeland (S.C.) | Jasper County (S.C.) | Sumter (S.C.) | Sumter County (S.C.) | Union (S.C.) | Union County (S.C.) | Aiken (S.C.) | Aiken County (S.C.) | Columbia (S.C.) | Richland County (S.C.) | Saluda (S.C.) | Saluda County (S.C.) | Rock Hill (S.C.) | Hickory Grove (S.C.) | York County (S.C.) | Great Falls (S.C.) | Chester County (S.C.) | Orangeburg (S.C.) | Orangeburg County (S.C.) | Dunbarton (S.C.) | Barnwell County (S.C.) | Spartanburg (S.C.) | Spartanburg County (S.C.) | Greenwood (S.C.) | Greenwood County (S.C.) | Alexandria (Va.)
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, 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