Bass, Jack (b. 1934)
Currently closed, these papers concern the life and career of this author, journalist, and political candidate.
Hamby, Lottie D. "Dolly" (1918-2001)
Papers, 1946-2001, 6 ft.
Lardner, Walt (b. 1931)
Original Drawings, 1967-1988, 25.5 ft.
The collection consists of cartoons chiefly created for The State newspaper (Columbia). The cartoons, often drawn to accompany a specific editorial, deal with subjects as diverse as the textile industry, Richland County Zoo, foreign investment, civil rights, and individuals ranging from Strom Thurmond to Jesse Jackson.
Mauldin, Doug (1933-2007)
This small collection consists of 75 photographs of public figures, including Speaker of the House Sol Blatt, state senator Edgar Brown, Governor Robert McNair, state senator James P. 'Spot' Mozingo, and Governor John West. The photos were taken by Doug Mauldin, a South Carolina journalist and photographer who worked for The State, the Greenville News, and the Associated Press, frequently reporting on state government.
Palmer, Kate Salley (b. 1946)
Currently closed, the collection consists of drawings, sketches, and papers relating to Palmer's work as an editorial cartoonist and children's book author.
Wickenberg, Charles H., Jr. (1923-2004)
Papers, c. 1835-2004, 6.25 ft.
Charles H. Wickenberg, Jr. was a journalist for 40 years, primarily with The State newspaper in Columbia, S.C. He served in the Marine Corps in both World War II and the Korean War, and subsequently as Gov. George Bell Timmerman's Executive Secretary from 1955 to 1958. This collection also contains papers concerning the Wickenberg family.
Workman, William D., Jr. (1914-1990)
Papers, 1915-1986, 65 ft.
The collection documents Workman's career in journalism, his 1962 bid for the U.S. Senate as a Republican, and other campaigns. Some people credit his 1962 Senate campaign with creating the skeleton of a statewide Republican Party. This collection covers a broad array of subjects and individuals of personal and professional interest to Workman. Topics include state constitutional reform, education, electoral reform, energy, and particularly integration and Civil Rights.
Wyman, Hastings (b. 1939)
Papers, 1957-2006, 1.25 ft.
The collection chiefly contains correspondence, writings, topical files, and speeches. Writings include unpublished and published articles and annual editions of the Guide to Southern Politics (1985-1989). Topical files include information about political developments in Georgia between 2001 and 2003 and materials gathered about 1958 South Carolina local elections and the 1960 national elections for Wyman's undergraduate thesis.
Hull, Edward Whaley Seabrook (1923-2007)
Papers, 1947-2007, 10 ft.
Hull was a journalist and expert in marine science and rocketry. He published widely on a variety of subjects and was a skilled photographer and a poet.