Sermon, 1955 Oct. 17, (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Bethel A.M.E. Church members, (New York, N.Y.)

Sermon, 1955 Oct. 17, (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Bethel A.M.E. Church members, (New York, N.Y.)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Sermon, 1955 Oct. 17, (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Bethel A.M.E. Church members, (New York, N.Y.)
Date:1955 Oct. 17

Church sermon given by Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., on October 17, 1955 to members of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church in New York, New York, regarding his experience in South Carolina; the Clarendon County, South Carolina school segregation case, also known as Briggs v. Elliott; his escape from South Carolina to New York; and continued persecution of African Americans in South Carolina.

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Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986--Trials, litigation, etc. | African American clergy--New York (State)--New York | Clergy--New York (State)--New York | African Methodist Episcopal Church--Clergy | African Methodist Episcopal Church | African American churches--New York (State)--New York | Bethel A.M.E. Church (New York, N.Y.) | Race discrimination--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Clarendon County (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | African Americans--Segregation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights movements--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Persecution--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Trials--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--Violence against--South Carolina--Clarendon County | New York (N.Y.) | Clarendon County (S.C.)
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 20), 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.

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