Septima Poinsette Clark Scrapbook, 1919-1983
1. Page 067 A newspaper article from The Herald Staff concerning the National Education Association's highest race relations award (the H. Councill Trenholm Memorial Award) given to Mrs. Septima Poinsette Clark. 2. Cover Scrapbook cover with black and white photo of Septima Clark 3. Page 005b "1948 At the home of Robert and Mamie Fields. S.C. Federation of Women and Girls Clubs" (Clark far right, Fields standing). From scrapbook of Septima P. Clark. 4. Page 085b Newspaper article on Septima Clark titled "Civil Rights Activist Has Seen Many Changes" by Warren McInnis. From The State newspaper, Columbia, SC (1972). Page 2. 5. 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. 6. Page 111 Schedule of South Carolina Governor Richard Riley's inaugural activities. 7. Page 110 Invitation to South Carolina Governor Richard Riley's inauguration ceremony. 8. Page 112 Letter from First Lady Rosalynn Carter to Clark thanking her for her hospitality at the Charleston Democratic Women's Club. 9. Page 113 Photograph of Promise Land School, Johns Island, S.C., where Clark taught in 1916. 10. Page 114a Program from the Inauguration of Mayor Joe Riley and Charleston, South Carolina council members. Septima Clark would swear in the mayor-elect. 11. Page 114b Program from the Inauguration of Mayor Joe Riley and Charleston, South Carolina council members. Septima Clark would swear in the mayor-elect. 12. Page 114c Program from the Inauguration of Mayor Joe Riley and Charleston, South Carolina council members. Septima Clark would swear in the mayor-elect. 13. Page 115 Certificate of Service from the SC chapter of the National Council of Negro Women for Clark's work in education. 14. Page 116 Nametag from the Southeastern Aging Network. 15. Page 086a Invitation from President and Mrs. Carter for an awards luncheon honoring Living Legacies by the National Caucus of the Black Aged. Clark's name misspelled. 16. Page 117 Area Agencies on Aging description put out by Southeastern Association of Area Agencies on Aging, includes jotted note handwritten -- Frank Ling: Associate Pastor, First Baptist Church. Moncks Corner, SC. 17. Page 001 "Best wishes to Septima Poinsette Clark - Jimmy Carter." Copy of inscribed color photo of Clark shaking hands with Jimmy Carter at Living Legacy Award Luncheon held at the White House Feb. 1979. 18. Page 011c Page 3: Highlander Reports, a publication of Highlander Folk School (1956/1957), Monteagle, TN. Notes Septima Clark named Director of Education at Highlander and an Integrated Youth Camp held that summer. 19. Page 118 Southeastern Association of Area Agencies on Aging (SE4A) publication about the members. 20. Page 119
Envelope from Martin Luther King, Jr. Center For Nonviolent Social Change, Inc. to Mrs. Septima Clark of Charleston, SC.