bylaws (administrative records)
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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 71: Series Series 2, Folder: 9
Identifier: Series 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:
Holds correspondence and reports with documents relating to the Charleston Area Transporation Study (CHATS).
Found in: Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture / AMN 1146, Lucille Simmons Whipper papers / Series 2: Political Career / 2.4: State of South Carolina Legislative Branch-The General Assembly: House of Representatives: The Honorable Lucille Whipper / 2.4.14: Charleston County and City Departments and Organizations / 22.214.171.124: City of Charleston: Departments Offices, Organizations and Businesses / 126.96.36.199.7: Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments (BCDCOG) / 188.8.131.52.7.2: Charleston Area Transportation Study (CHATS)
Identifier: AMN 1146
Abstract Lucille Simmons Whipper (1928-2021), an educator, guidance counselor, academic administrator, community, and religious leader and the first African-American woman to serve as an State of South Carolina House of Representatives in Charleston's District 109 (1986-1996). She exercised her activism with her graduating class at Avery Institute in their attempts to desegregate the College of Charleston in 1944. Decades later, Whipper was instrumental in working with the State of South Carolina and...
Dates: 1900-2016, undated