Letter, 1955 Jan. 10, (Lake City, S.C.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Chairman and Board of Directors, NAACP, (New York, NY)

Letter, 1955 Jan. 10, (Lake City, S.C.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Chairman and Board of Directors, NAACP, (New York, NY)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, 1955 Jan. 10, (Lake City, S.C.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Chairman and Board of Directors, NAACP, (New York, NY)
Date:1955 Jan. 10
Description:

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. of Lake City, South Carolina to the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in New York, New York, in defense of Reverend J. W. Seals of St. Mark African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church. DeLaine details Seals' assistance in reorganizing the Clarendon County, South Carolina NAACP branch and personal sacrifice for Clarendon County court cases. He also requests $300 for Seals to pay the local NAACP branch.

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Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Seals, James W., 1893-1973 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | Clergy--South Carolina | African American clergy--South Carolina | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Trials--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Clarendon County (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Race discrimination--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Lake City (S.C.) | Florence County (S.C.) | Clarendon County (S.C.) | New York (N.Y.)
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Institution:University of South Carolina University Libraries Digital Collections
Contributors:South Caroliniana Library | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections
Online Publisher:Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina, University Libraries, Digital Collections | 2008
Original Material:

Legal size - 9625 - (Folder 7), 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,155