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Photograph, [1951], (Summerton, S.C.), of meeting at Liberty Hill A.M.E. Church

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Title:Photograph, [1951], (Summerton, S.C.), of meeting at Liberty Hill A.M.E. Church

Black-and-white photograph from 1951 of a mass meeting held at Liberty Hill African Methodist Episcopal (A.M.E.) Church where Thurgood Marshall selected petitioners for the Clarendon County, South Carolina, school segregation case, also known as Briggs v. Elliott.

"Scene at Liberty Hill AME Church about 1951"--verso photograph.

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Types:Black-and-white photographs
Subjects:DeLaine, Joseph A. (Joseph Armstrong), 1898-1974 | Briggs, Harry, d. 1986--Trials, litigation, etc. | Mass meetings--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African American churches--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 | African Americans--Segregation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation in education--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Segregation--South Carolina--Clarendon County | African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Civil rights movements--South Carolina--Clarendon County | Clarendon County (S.C.)
Collection:Rev. Joseph A. DeLaine Papers ca. 1918-2000
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 - 13439 - (Folder 33), Joseph Armstrong DeLaine papers, ca. 1918-2000, South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbus, South Carolina.

Rights and Usage:

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,879