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Identifier

Accession 230

Inclusive Dates

1966-1978

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

4,000 pieces 2 linear feet

Language

English;

Historical Note

The Church Women United in South Carolina was organized in 1960 as an organization of Protestant, Roman Catholic, Orthodox and other Christian women denominations that aimed to work together toward building a world Christian community.

Scope and Content Note

The Church Women United in South Carolina was organized in 1960 as an organization of Protestant, Roman Catholic, Orthodox and other Christian women denominations that aimed to work together toward building a world Christian community. The Church Women United in South Carolina Records consist of constitutions and bylaws, correspondence, minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, press releases, and financial records, relating to the biracial women’s organization, which works for the betterment of social and economic conditions in the state. Subjects include the organization’s work with Women in Community Service, the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA), adult education, and the South Carolina Council for the Common Good.

Provenance

The records of the Church Women United in South Carolina were received as a gift by the Winthrop Archives from Dr. Agnes Hildebrand Wilson, President of C.W.U. in S.C., on January 9, 1979

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Church Women United in South Carolina Records - Accession 230

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