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Septima Poinsette Clark Scrapbook, 1919-1983

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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.
142.
Page 009b
Page 009b "South Carolina Legally, Morally Owes Septima Clark $72,000." Newspaper clipping detailing efforts to reimburse Clark's earned teacher retirement pay, taken away when she was dismissed from teaching in SC in 1956 for being NAACP member.
143.
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.
144.
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.
145.
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.
146.
Page 097
Page 097 Letter from Alton C. Crews, superintendent of Gwinnett County Schools (and former superintendent of Charleston County Public Schools when Clark was elected to school board) to Septima Clark congratulating her on her Living Legacy Award.
147.
Page 081c
Page 081c Handwritten letter from Septima Clark detailing and responding to an incident between black and white boys during a football game. Titled "Quality Education for Human Rights." Page 3.
148.
Page 098
Page 098 Letter from SC Senator Fritz Hollings (1979) in response to Clark's "difficulties", possibly the retirement pay issue.
149.
Page 099a
Page 099a Envelope for sending news clippings from the Cooper River Park & Playground Commission.
150.
Page 120
Page 120 Back of envelope from Martin Luther King, Jr. Center For Nonviolent Social Change, Inc. to Mrs. Septima Clark of Charleston, SC. Phone number of 'Mrs. Edwards' handwritten.
151.
Page 121
Page 121 Ticket/Donation Form from The Modjeska Simkins Endowment Fund of the Human Endeavor, Columbia, SC, for banquet and awards ceremony honoring Lugenia Hammond, Septima Clark.
152.
Page 122
Page 122 Organizational and Individual Awards presented at banquet May 7, 1983 by The Modjeska Simkins Endowment Fund of the Human Endeavor, Columbia, SC. Organizational awards went to: The Workers' Rights Project (Greenville, SC); Penn Center (Frogmore, SC); Concerned Citizens of Saluda County (Saluda, SC). Individual Awards went to: Septima Poinsette Clark (Charleston, SC) and Lugenia Key Hammond (Columbia, SC).
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Page 123
Page 123 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 1: "How to avoid board meeting pitfalls" by Ben Brodinsky.
154.
Page 010
Page 010 "Directing at Highlander Folk School, Monteagle, Tennessee." Color image of integrated audience at Highlander school. From Septima P. Clark's scrapbook.
155.
Page 124
Page 124 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 2: "How to avoid board meeting pitfalls" by Ben Brodinsky.
156.
Page 125
Page 125 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 5: "Board member behaviors present cooperation challenge"
157.
Page 126
Page 126 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 3: "Keep meetings on track with consent agenda," "Updating gets new audience, format," "Computer basics for board members."
158.
Page 083
Page 083 Distinguished Service Award given to Septima Clark by the NAACP. Signed by Roy Wilkins, Executive Director.
159.
Page 127
Page 127 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 4: "A new twist in teaching the 'basics'."
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Page 128
Page 128 Publication of National School Boards Association (NSBA): Updating School Board Policies Volume 13 Number 7, August 1982. Page 6: cont'd "A new twist in teaching the 'basics'." Also includes scribbled notes and phone numbers presumably by Septima Clark.