Hamilton, C. S. (Charles Spencer), 1927-1997
Reverend Charles Spencer Hamilton (May 12, 1927-May 15, 1997) accepted the call to serve at the Tabernacle Baptist Church in Augusta, Georgia, June 1956. He was a leader in the local integration struggle in Augusta. After forty years of service at Tabernacle Baptist Church, Hamilton retired in October 1996.
Archival Collections and Reference Resources
- WSB-TV Newsfilm Collection (Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection)
- WSB-TV newsfilm clip of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and reverend C. S. Hamilton speaking to a mass meeting, Augusta, Georgia, 1962 April 3 (moving images)
- WSB-TV newsfilm clip of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking of African American civil rights, including voting rights, Augusta, Georgia, 1962 April 2 (moving images)