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|Creator:||Pearson, Jessie J., 1922-|
|Creator:||Pearson, Ferdinand, 1925-|
|Creator:||Harvin, George F., 1922-|
|Creator:||Ranton, Jessie, 1919-|
|Creator:||Lemon, Bertice, 1922-|
|Creator:||Walker, Elven, 1920-1990|
|Creator:||Nelson, Samuel, 1917-|
|Creator:||Harvin, Fladger, 1922-|
|Title:||Letter, 1946 July 6, (Manning, S.C., Davis Station, S.C.), Jessie J. Pearson [et al.], to W.A. Schiffley, (Columbia, S.C.)|
|Date:||1946 July 6|
Letter or petition to the South Carolina Board of Education in Columbia, South Carolina signed by eight African American veterans in Summerton, South Carolina. The veterans request assistance to establish a program in agricultural education that the G.I. Bill provides for veterans and suggest Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. as a potential teacher.
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|Subjects:||Pearson, Jessie J. | Pearson, Ferdinand, 1925- | Harvin, George F. | Ranton, Jessie | Lemon, Bertice | Walker, Elven | Nelson, Samuel | Harvin, Fladger | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Letters | African American veterans--South Carolina--Summerton | Veterans--South Carolina--Summerton | Veterans--Education--Law and legislation--United States | African American veterans--Education--Government policy | Agricultural education--South Carolina--Summerton | 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|
Legal size - 9625 - (Folder 1), 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.
Forms part of online collection: Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000.
|Persistent Link to Item:||http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/u?/jad,587|