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Rivers, L. Mendel (Lucius Mendel) 1905-1970

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Works: 68 works in 75 publications in 1 language and 434 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Personal narratives‡vAmerican  Photographs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: UA770, 355.0330973
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Most widely held works by L. Mendel Rivers
The Soviet threat: prepared at the request of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives by United States( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Authorizing the appointment of officers on the active list of the Philippine Scouts in the regular Army, and for other purposes (H.R. 3344). Mr. Rivers by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The C.S.S. David. The story of the first successful torpedo boat by Robert S Solomon( Book )
2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mixed schools and mixed blood : extension of remarks of Hon. L. Mendel Rivers of South Carolina in the House of Representatives by Herbert Ravenel Sass( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strom Thurmond Gubernatorial series by Strom Thurmond( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of affidavits, appointment books, articles, biographical sketches, budgets, clippings, correspondence, daily schedule books, drafts of letters and speeches, election returns, financial records, invitations, lists, memos, minutes, notes, petitions, photographs, political advertisements, postcards, press releases, proclamations, promotional materials, reports, resolutions, routing slips, scrapbooks, speeches, statements, copies of completed surveys, telegrams, teletypes and warrants. The papers date from 1923 to 1955, although the bulk of the material is from the period 1946-1951, encompassing Thurmond's gubernatorial campaign and governorship. This series includes correspondence and information related to the following: Willie Earle, States' Rights Democratic Party, Walter J. Brown, J. Fred Buzhardt, Jr., J. Fred Buzhardt, Sr., James F. Byrnes, Charles E. Daniel, William Jennings Bryan Dorn, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Robert McC. Figg, Alester Garden Furman, Jr., Alester Garden Furman, III, Billy Graham, J. Edgar Hoover, Olin D. Johnston, Bob Jones, Sr., Bob Jones, Jr., Burnet R. Maybank, Roger Milliken, Robert F. Poole, Paul Quattlebaum, Paul Quattlebaum, Jr., Mendel L. Rivers, Richard B. Russell, James Cuthbert Self, James C. "Jim" Self, John M. Spratt, Herman E. Talmadge, George Bell Timmerman Jr., Jean Crouch Thurmond, Harry S. Truman, George C. Wallace Jr., and Fielding L. Wright
by L. Mendel Rivers( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speeches; press; constituent correspondence concerning opinions on legislation, special requests; scrapbooks; photo albums; films relating to Rivers' career in the House of Representatives from the 86-9lst Congresses (1959-1970)
South Carolina (Frigate) Collection by South Carolina (Frigate)( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consisting of photocopy of letter, Sen. Strom Thurmond, 7 Dec. 1970, Washington, D.C., U.S. Senator Strom Thurmond to Dr. Charles Lee, S.C. Dept. of Archives and History, Columbia, S.C., relaying a number of items sent to Thurmond from Admiral George Hyman Rickover commorating keel-laying ceremonies, 1 Dec. 1970, for the U.S.S. South Carolina in Newport News, Va., and thanking Lee for research assistance in preparations for Thurmond's remarks at the ceremony. Items include a metal facsimile of the keel plate, "USS South Carolina DLGN-37 ... authenticated by Margaret Middleton Rivers [of] Charleston, South Carolina" and including a quote by U.S. Representative L. Mendel Rivers; also includes commemorative envelope and printed cards re statistics and drawing of vessel; report, 7 Mar. 1972, re history of the six ships that bore the name South Carolina, 1780-1974, compiled by L.A. Olsson, Naval History Division of Navy Dept.; and photocopied clipping from The State (Columbia, S.C.), Dec. 1974, annoucing preparations for the commissioning of the most recent U.S.S. South Carolina, a nuclear-power guided missle frigate
World organization : extension of remarks of Hon. L. Mendel Rivers of South Carolina in the House of Representatives, Thursday, January 27, 1944 by John Johnston Parker( Book )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
John Lofton papers by John Lofton( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topical files include information re integration of College of Charleston; Vietnam Moratorium; and Lofton's tour of Alabama with Gov. George Wallace in 1965; also contains family correspondence; letters of James F. Byrnes, James A. Dombrowski, J. William Fulbright, Brooks Hays, Hubert H. Humphrey, Burnet R. Maybank, L. Mendel Rivers, Hugh Scott, and Hugo S. Sims, Jr
Papers of Louis Arthur Johnson by Louis Arthur Johnson( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection documents Johnson's career as Assistant Secretary of War, 1937-40, President Roosevelt's personal representative to India, 1942, & Secretary of Defense, 1949-50. It consists chiefly of correspondence but also contains memoranda, appointment schedules, speeches, press releases, cartoons, photographs, maps & charts, phonograph records & movies of speeches, scrapbook & relevant printed material
Hearings on Military Posture, 91St Congress, 2Nd Session, 1970 by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by L. Mendel Rivers( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, memoranda, speeches, political files, printed materials, and other papers, relating chiefly to Rivers's congressional service representing South Carolina and as a member of the House Committee on Armed Services, and to a lesser extent, the House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Topics include the Bay of Pigs invasion, civil rights and desegregation in South Carolina, Rivers's congressional campaigns, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Democratic National Committee, defense installations and military-related industries in his congressional district, political parties in South Carolina, the standard of living of military personnel, states rights, and shipping and boating legislation. Correspondents include Frank Ayer, William J.B. Dorn, Margaret Rivers Eastman, Thomas S. Gates, Fritz Harlfinger, Ernest F. Hollings, Adlai E. Stevenson, and Strom Thurmond
Daniel Rogers McLeod papers by Daniel Rogers McLeod( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Other correspondents include James R. Mann, Robert E. McNair, Richard W. Riley, L. Mendel Rivers, Donald Russell, Strom Thurmond, and William D. Workman, Jr
L. Mendel Rivers papers by L. Mendel Rivers( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
L. Mendel Rivers was a United States Representative from South Carolina who served from 1942 until his death in 1970. This collection contains correspondence, memoranda, speeches, political files, printed materials, and other papers, relating chiefly to Rivers's congressional service representing South Carolina and as a member of the House Committee on Armed Services, and to a lesser extent, the House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Topics include the Bay of Pigs invasion, civil rights and desegregation in South Carolina, Rivers's congressional campaigns, the Cuban Missile Crisis, the Democratic National Committee, defense installations and military-related industries in his congressional district, political parties in South Carolina, the standard of living of military personnel, states rights, and shipping and boating legislation. Correspondents include Frank Ayer, William J.B. Dorn, Margaret Rivers Eastman, Thomas S. Gates, Fritz Harlfinger, Ernest F. Hollings, Adlai E. Stevenson, and Strom Thurmond
Review of the Vietnam Conflict and Its Impact on U.S. Military Commitments Abroad - Report, 90Th Congress, 2Nd Session, Under Authority of H.Res.124., 1968 by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Inquiry Into the U.S.S. Pueblo and Ec-121 Plane Incidents - Hearings, 91St Congress, 1St Session, 1969 by United States( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Rivers, L. Mendel 1905-1970
Rivers, Lucius Mendel 1905-1970
Rivers, Mendel 1905-1970
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English (47)
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