Category Archives: events

Elizabeth Johnston Patterson: Following a Family Tradition

S.C. Political Collections Celebrates Congress Week South Carolina Political Collections is a proud member of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress (ACSC). ACSC is sponsoring its fifth annual Congress Week, April 1 – 7, with the theme … Continue reading

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South Carolina Political Collections hosts congressional archivists

The ACSC meeting was a great success! Herb recounts some of the highlights. Continue reading

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Congressman Jim Clyburn publishes memoir

Clyburn drew a large crowd on Monday, May 5 at the Hollings Library where he spoke about his new memoir, “Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black.” Continue reading

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“Passing the Torch”

Henrie Treadwell spoke recently at USC’s Spigner House on a “Civil Rights Agenda for the 21st Century.” Our Herb Hartsook was there. Continue reading

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Annual Meeting of the Association of Centers for the Study of Congress, May 14-16, 2014

Information for meeting attendees from the Host Committee (i.e. SCPC staff) Continue reading

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A Successful Parents’ Weekend

Open Gallery hours at the Hollings Library were a big success this past weekend. We’ll be open again this Saturday from 10-2, so come check out our exhibits! Continue reading

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“Wreaking Havoc: The Art of the Political Cartoonist”

Read about our latest exhibit and public program and check out the video. Continue reading

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Homegoings: The Role of the Funeral Director in the African American Community

Herb writes about a program he attended at the South Carolina Department of Archives and History on the funeral industry…and its connections to SCPC collections. Continue reading

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Polarization in America’s Public Discourse

Join us next Tuesday for SCPC’s latest forum. Continue reading

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Meeting the Senator: NOAA Hollings Scholars Socialize with their Benefactor

Professor Claudia Benitez-Nelson writes about Senator Hollings’ recent visit to campus to meet with the 2011 and 2012 NOAA Hollings Scholars. Continue reading

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