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Orangeburg County Courthouse

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Title

Orangeburg County Courthouse

Description

Orangeburg County Courthouse, 138 Docket Street, Orangeburg, SC.

On August 2, 1965, protesters refused to leave the courthouse after voter registration books had been closed for the day. Court was closing early to slow the pace of Black registration.


Subject

Civil Rights Movement -- United States.
Southern Christian Leadership Conference.
Summer Community Organization and Political Education (Organization).
Orangeburg County (S.C.)

Creator

Savage, Dean

Source

DeanSavagePapers.Box1.Folder6

Publisher

Queens College Department of Special Collections and Archives (New York, N.Y.)

Date

c. 1965

Date Created

2012-04-05

Rights

Reprinted with permission of Dean Savage. This material may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). We welcome you to make fair use of the content accessible on this website as defined by copyright law. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

Format

Image
JPEG

Extent

99021 Bytes

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Spatial Coverage

Orangeburg (S.C.)

Original Format

Photograph; Color

Physical Dimensions

3.5 x 3.5 inches (89 x 89 mm)

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Citation

Savage, Dean, “Orangeburg County Courthouse,” Queens College Civil Rights Archives, accessed July 2, 2022, http://archives.qc.cuny.edu/civilrights/items/show/117.

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