Letter, 1971 Feb. 27, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Mrs. J.W. Travis and Advisory Commission on Human Relations, (Columbia, S.C.)

Letter, 1971 Feb. 27, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Mrs. J.W. Travis and Advisory Commission on Human Relations, (Columbia, S.C.)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, 1971 Feb. 27, (Hollis, Long Island, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Mrs. J.W. Travis and Advisory Commission on Human Relations, (Columbia, S.C.)
Date:1971 Feb. 27
Description:

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., of Hollis, Long Island, New York, to Mrs. J. W. Travis, chair of the the Advisory Commission on Human Relations in Columbia, South Carolina, requesting that the the commission advise South Carolina governor John West to remove criminal charges against DeLaine so that he might return to South Carolina with protection of law. DeLaine details the events leading up to the charges against him and includes a document entitled "Information leading to Lake City experience."

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Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Travis, J. W., Mrs. | West, John C. (John Carl), 1922- | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | Travis, J. W., Mrs.--Correspondence | African American clergy--New York (State)--New York | Clergy--New York (State)--New York | Women social reformers--South Carolina--Columbia | Civil rights movements--South Carolina | Civil rights--South Carolina | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina | African Americans--South Carolina | Governors--South Carolina | Police charges--South Carolina | Criminal investigation--South Carolina | Columbia (S.C.) | Richland 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 - 13439 - (Folder 14), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

Rights and Usage:

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,326