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Letter, 1973 Aug. 24, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Miss Potter or other Editor, (Sumter, S.C.)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, 1973 Aug. 24, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Miss Potter or other Editor, (Sumter, S.C.)
Date:1973 Aug. 24
Description:

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Miss Potter or other editor of the Sumter Daily Item in Sumter, South Carolina, clarifying her version of events surrounding the burning of DeLaine's home in Summerton, South Carolina in 1951 and the burning of Saint James African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church in Lake City, South Carolina, in 1955.

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Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Homes and haunts | Women newspaper editors--South Carolina--Sumter | Newspaper editors--South Carolina--Sumter | Newspapers | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina | Civil rights workers--South Carolina | Civil rights movements--South Carolina | Fires--South Carolina--Summerton | Fires--South Carolina--Lake City | Church buildings--Fire and fire prevention--South Carolina--Lake City | Dwellings--Fire and fire prevention--South Carolina--Summerton | African Americans--Violence against--South Carolina--Summerton | African Americans--Violence against--South Carolina--Lake City | United States, South Carolina, Sumter County, Sumter, 33.9204354, -80.3414693 | United States, South Carolina, Lake City | United States, South Carolina, Florence County | United States, South Carolina, Summerton | United States, South Carolina, Clarendon County
Collection:Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine Papers ca. 1918-2000
Institution:University of South Carolina
Contributors:South Caroliniana Library | University of South Carolina. Library. Digital Collections
Original Material:

Legal size - 9625 - (Folder 17), 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,348