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Photograph, 1951 June 17, (Summerton, S.C.), Plaintiffs in the Clarendon County School Segregation Case

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Title:Photograph, 1951 June 17, (Summerton, S.C.), Plaintiffs in the Clarendon County School Segregation Case
Date:1951 June 17

Black-and-white photograph of plaintiffs in the Clarendon County, South Carolina, school segregation case, also known as Briggs v. Elliott, at Liberty Hill African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church in Summerton, South Carolina on June 17, 1951. Also pictured are state and local officials in the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) and members of the Parents' Committee on Action.

"On the opposite side is a picture of the Plaintiffs in the Famous Clarendon County School Segregation Case. This pictire [sic] was taken in the Liberty Hill A.M.E. Church June 17, 1951. The Plaintiffs, workers and State NAACP Officials are on this Picture. The Parent Organization and the Local NAACP Officers are included. J.A. DeLaine"--verso photograph.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs | Text
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Trials--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African American civil rights workers--South Carolina--Clarendon County | 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 | African American churches--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 | National Association for the Advancement of Colored People | African Americans--Education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Parents' Committee on Action (Clarendon County, S.C.) | 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 - 13439 - (Folder 28), 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,878