- In Honor of Veterans’ Day: The Military Career of William D. Workman Jr.
- The Senate Campaign of William D. Workman, Jr.
- Reprocessing the William D. Workman Jr. Papers Photographs: Rehousing
- Reprocessing and Digitizing the William D. Workman, Jr. Papers Photographs: Beach Music
- Impeaching the President
Category Archives: collections
For the past month, SCPC has been continuing our work to improve the Wikipedia pages of our donors, as detailed in our earlier blog post. For the first phase of the project, we have been uploading photos of our donors … Continue reading
Joe Wilson’s DC office is filled with memorabilia of a life in politics. His recent move to the Longworth House Office Building is documented in this very fun video available on YouTube. Kudos to his staff for making this move! … Continue reading
The phrase “It is so ordered” is the traditional ending to opinions and orders of the court. The American Bar Association writes, “It is meant to remind the reader that the opinion is issued impersonally from ‘the Court,’ not individual … Continue reading
For many of us, Wikipedia is the first stop when researching any topic or person that we’re unacquainted with. I forgot who was Lieutenant Governor in 1957? Check Wikipedia. There’s a government agency I know nothing about? Check Wikipedia. Naturally … Continue reading
New Politics in the Old South: Ernest F. Hollings in the Civil Rights Era, by David T. Ballantyne, is now available from U.S.C. Press. Ballantyne conducted extensive research at SCPC for his Ph.D. dissertation for the University of Cambridge. This … Continue reading
For many people the Christmas season involves traditions, such as decorating a tree, hanging festive lights, and singing certain holiday songs. Another tradition may include special foods and drinks. In keeping with this theme, we would like to share a … Continue reading
In October 2010, I started as a fresh-faced PhD student at the University of Cambridge. I was studying Ernest F. “Fritz” Hollings, a Democratic state representative, lieutenant governor, governor, and long-serving U.S. senator for South Carolina. I wanted to learn … Continue reading
USC Libraries has four special collections units, each with significant reputations. The newest of these treasures is our Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC). MIRC is in the news this month because of its receipt of the United States Marine Corps … Continue reading
Sol Blatt, Sr. (1895-1986) was the long-serving speaker of the South Carolina House of Representatives. Sol Blatt, Jr. (1921-2016) was a distinguished federal judge. Both were dedicated to the University of South Carolina and SCPC is proud to hold their … Continue reading