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Essay, n.d., Prelude to Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine's Opposition, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr.

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Creator:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974
Title:Essay, n.d., Prelude to Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine's Opposition, Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr.

Essay by Joseph A. DeLaine, Sr., on events inspiring the 1948 school bus transportation case, also known as Pearson v. County Board of Education, particularly how water from the Santee Hydro-Electric Dam made the road to the African American school impassible. The essay also describes how Dr. George A. Singleton and James Hinton inspired DeLaine to act in the following Clarendon County, South Carolina, school segregation case, also known as Briggs v. Elliott.

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Types:Texts (document genres) | Text
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Pearson, Levi | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986 | Singleton, George A. | Hinton, James M. (James Myles), 1891-1970 | South Carolina Public Service Authority | School children--Transportation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African American schools--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Public schools--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Discrimination in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Trials--South Carolina--Clarendon County | School boards--South Carolina--Clarendon County | School boards--South Carolina--Clarendon County--Trials, litigation, etc. | African Americans--Segregation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights movements--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Race discrimination--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Clarendon County (S.C.)--Race relations--History--20th century | Race relations | Pearson, Levi--Trials, litigation, etc. | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986--Trials, litigation, etc. | United States, South Carolina, Clarendon County
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
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,762