Letter, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Clarendon County Branch NAACP, (Summerton, S.C.)

Letter, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Clarendon County Branch NAACP, (Summerton, S.C.)

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Letter, [1955], (New York, N.Y.), Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., to Clarendon County Branch NAACP, (Summerton, S.C.)
Date:1955
Description:

Letter from Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., of New York, New York, to the Clarendon County, South Carolina branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, (NAACP) based in Summerton, South Carolina, informing members that he is safe in New York. DeLaine praises the members of the NAACP for their tenacity to withstand the terror tactics of the White Citizens' Council to defeat inequality.

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Types:Letters (correspondence)
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974--Correspondence | African American clergy--New York (State)--New York | Clergy--New York (State)--New York | Race discrimination--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Race relations | Clarendon County (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--South Carolina--Clarendon County | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Civil rights movements--South Carolina--Clarendon County | White Citizens councils--South Carolina--Clarendon County | White supremacy movements--South Carolina--Clarendon County | New York (N.Y.) | Summerton (S.C.) | Clarendon County (S.C.)
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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 - 9625 - (Folder 19), 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,673