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Accession 436

Inclusive Dates



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

Collection Size

1500 pieces, .75 linear feet



Historical Note

Jimmie E. Nunnery was a professor at the University of South Carolina- Lancaster and a former representative in the South Carolina State House of Representatives (1963-1968). He retired as a major from the S.C. Army National Guard and as Distinguished Professor Emeritus from the University of South Carolina. While at USC, he twice served as chair of the University System Faculty Senate and as advisor to the Board of Trustees. He was also honored with several distinguished teaching awards at the university while teaching psychology, business and general studies at USC Lancaster. He was a member and Past Master of the Richburg Masonic Lodge 89 A.F.M. in Richburg, S.C.; Knight Templar of the Grand Commandry of North America; and a member of the Hejaz Shrine Temple in Greenville, S.C

Scope and Content Note

The Jimmie E. Nunnery Papers consist of papers relating to Jimmie Nunnery’s tenure in the South Carolina House of Representatives (1963-1968). Included is general correspondence, constituency correspondence, bills, resolutions, acts, speeches and various other correspondence and papers relating to Nunnery’s career.


The Jimmie E. Nunnery Papers were deposited with the Archives in December, 1981 by Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie E. Nunnery.


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

Jimmie E. Nunnery Family Papers - Accession 436

LC Subject Headings

Nunnery, Jimmie E. (Jimmie Ernest), 1930-2008--Archives; South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives; South Carolina--Politics and government