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Septima Poinsette Clark Scrapbook, 1919-1983

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Page 013
Page 013 "In 1960 Dr. Martin Luther King visited The Citizenship Education Training Center. The purpose of the center was to eliminate illiteracy. The center was located in Liberty County, Georgia. Mrs. [Septima P.] Clark, the woman seated at the head of the table, was the Director of the center." Image shows Clark (woman at head of table), King (far left), Ralph Abernathy (right of Clark), Andrew Young? (far back, left table) and many others.
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Page 014a
Page 014a Utility Club's Award, New York City, 1960." Invitation to luncheon where Clark was named "Woman of the Year.
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Page 014b
Page 014b 1961 workshop on citizenship education, Liberty Hill, Georgia. Photo of Septima Clark and two seated people to her right.
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Page 015a
Page 015a "West Palm Beach, FL. Mr. & Mrs. Sawyer, 'BAHAI'." Mrs. Septima Clark on right.
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Page 015b
Page 015b 1963. Septima P. Clark on street.
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Page 016
Page 016 1000 Women to Honor Rosa Parks' event in Detroit, MI, 1961. Photo includes (L to R) Ms. Towles, Rosa Parks, Coretta King, Septima Clark, Annelle Ponder.
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Page 017
Page 017 Photo of Mrs. Massey presenting Septima Clark with plaque from Old Bethel Methodist Episcopal church as retirement award for accomplishment in education.
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Page 018
Page 018 Septima Clark at 1970 retirement party, Francis Marion Hotel, Charleston, SC.
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Page 019
Page 019 "Her Soul Echoes For a Reason." Newspaper article about Septima Clark's autobiography, Echo in My Soul, with photo of Clark. Newspaper article "Graduation Day at Septima Clark Day Care Center."
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Page 020
Page 020 Advertisement for documentary by Gretchen Robinson, "Everything Change Up Now: A View of the South Carolina Sea Islands," in which Septima Clark is interviewed.
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Page 021
Page 021 "John's Island-- Study of health programs and early childhood deaths." Septima Clark outside with group of women and children on John's Island, South Carolina.
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Page 022
Page 022 "Brother and Wife. 1965 Christmas Party. Lucille, Peter (bro), Steven, Kevin." Septima P. Clark's brother, Peter Poinsette [Jr.], with wife and children.
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Page 023
Page 023 "Mrs. Septima P. Clark was presented the Southern Christian Leadership Conference Community Service Award. The award was presented at a dinner in Indianapolis, Indiana." Photo of Septima Clark talking to unidentified woman at SCLC dinner.
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Page 024
Page 024 Editorial Comment by Clyde Johnson in The Charleston Evening Post and The Charleston News and Courier. Supports naming of school after Septima P. Clark. Notes renaming of Dorchester Terrace Elementary School to Edmund A. Burns Elementary School.
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Page 025
Page 025 "The Sea Islands As a Cultural Resource" in The Black Scholar, 1974, by Herman Blake, Juanita Jackson and Sabra Slaughter. Highlighted portion concerns the slave vessel Wanderer, possibly put there due to oral history suggesting Clark's father might have been on it. In scrapbook of Septima P. Clark.
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Page 026a
Page 026a 1979 letter to Septima Clark by executive director of The National Caucus on the Black Aged, Inc. concerning the Living Legacy Award Luncheon hosted by Jimmy Carter. The NCBA apparently was the catalyst behind the recognition.
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Page 026b
Page 026b 1979 Letter to Septima Clark from The National Caucus on the Black Aged, Inc. about Living Legacy Awards Luncheon. (cont'd)
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Page 027
Page 027 "Mrs. Davis holding Neri. June 1924." Neri Clark, Jr. son of Septima P. Clark.
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Page 028
Page 028 Letter (Commendation for Scholarship) to Mrs. Septima P. Clark from Hampton Institute Summer School for Teachers (Hampton, Virginia) congratulating her first successful summer session in her pursuit of a masters degree.
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Page 029a
Page 029a Thank you card front
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