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Letter, 1973, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Open Letter to Reporter

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, 1973, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., Open Letter to Reporter

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. to a reporter at the Sumter Daily Item in Sumter, South Carolina regarding any negative effects DeLaine may have suffered since speaking with the reporter. DeLaine outlines his perception of white people and prejudice. The letter appears to have been originally addressed to Miss Martha Flowers, but the name was crossed out.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | African American clergy | Clergy--United States | African American civil rights workers | Civil rights workers--United States | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina | Civil rights--South Carolina | African Americans--South Carolina | Civil rights movements--South Carolina | Reporters and reporting--South Carolina--Sumter | Newspapers | Prejudices--South Carolina | South Carolina--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Race discrimination--South Carolina | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | United States, South Carolina, Sumter County, Sumter, 33.9204354, -80.3414693
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 - 9625 - (Folder 17), 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,344