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Essay, 1955, Confidential

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Title:Essay, 1955, Confidential

Essay describing events of 10 Oct. 1955, in which Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. returned gun fire after an unknown person or persons fired into his home; event forced him to flee Lake City, S.C. for New York. This is the first of two drafts in the collection.

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Types:Essays | Text
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | African Americans--South Carolina--Lake City | African Americans--Violence against--South Carolina--Lake City | African American clergy--South Carolina--Lake City | Lake City (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Violence--South Carolina--Lake City | United States, South Carolina, Lake City | United States, South Carolina, Florence County
Collection:Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine Papers ca. 1918-2000
Institution:University of South Carolina
Contributors:University of South Carolina. Libraries. Digital Collections | South Caroliniana Library
Original Material:

Legal size - 13439 - (Folder 9), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

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Digital image copyright 2008, The University of South Carolina. All rights reserved. For more information contact The South Caroliniana Library, USC, Columbia, SC 29208.

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Forms part of online collection: Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000.

Persistent Link to Item:http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/jad,122