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Letter, 1979 May 1, (Columbia, S.C.), Isaac W. Williams, to Mrs. [Mattie] DeLaine, (Charlotte, N.C.)

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Creator:Williams, Isaac W., 1945-2008
Title:Letter, 1979 May 1, (Columbia, S.C.), Isaac W. Williams, to Mrs. [Mattie] DeLaine, (Charlotte, N.C.)
Date:1979 May 1

Letter from Isaac W. Williams, South Carolina Field Director for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Columbia, South Carolina, to Mrs. Mattie DeLaine in Charlotte, North Carolina, requesting her presence at the twenty-fifth anniversary of the 1954 United States Supreme Court decision in the Brown v. Board of Education trial which outlawed school segregation. Williams asks that DeLaine accept an award in honor of her husband, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr. The letter is written on stationary listing other local NAACP officers.

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Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Williams, Isaac W., 1945-2008 | DeLaine, Mattie Belton, 1907-1999 | Brown, Oliver, 1918- | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986 | DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina | Civil rights workers--South Carolina | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | Widows--North Carolina--Charlotte | African American women--North Carolina--Charlotte | Trials--South Carolina | Trials--United States | Segregation in education--United States | Segregation in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Race discrimination--United States | Race discrimination--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Race relations | United States--Race relations--History--20th century | Clarendon County (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | African Americans--South Carolina | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina | Civil rights--South Carolina | Civil rights movements--South Carolina | Williams, Isaac W., 1945-2008--Correspondence | DeLaine, Mattie Belton, 1907-1999--Correspondence | Brown, Oliver, 1918- --Trials, litigation, etc. | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986--Trials, litigation, etc. | United States, South Carolina, Richland County, Columbia, 34.0007104, -81.0348144 | United States, North Carolina, Mecklenburg County, Charlotte, 35.2270869, -80.8431268
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
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Legal size - 13439 - (Folder 18), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

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Forms part of online collection: Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000.

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