Telegram to Representative Robert Turner from Isaiah Bennett

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  • ["TM MAR 3 1210P EST\nMINN NL (BACKDATED) FEB 28\n\nREP ROBERT TURNER\n\n3983 RIVERS AVE\nCHARLESTON SOCAR\n\nDEAR REP TURNER:\n\nTHANKS AGAIN FOR THE SPECIAL EFFORT MADE BY THE\nENTIRE CHARLESTON DELEGATION TO HEAR THE WORKERS OF THE\nMEDICAL COLLEGE HOSPITAL. HOWEVER, I DO NOT\nTHINK THAT THE MATTER CAN STOP HERE. I REQUEST, ON\nBEHALF OF THE WORKERS, A PUBLIC HEARING TO BE HELD\nCONCERNING THE CONDITIONS OF POVERTY AND DISCRIMINATION\nWHICH EXIST AT THE MEDICAL COLLEGE HOSPITAL AMONG \nIT [sic] EMPLOYEES. I REQUEST THAT THIS HEARING BE HELF [sic] IN\nCHARLESTON. SINCERELY\n\nISAIAH BENNETT\nORGANIZER OF HOSP[ITAL]\nWORKERS IN S.C.\n\n(SPECIAL CHARGE)\nNATL [NATIONAL] ASSOC [ASSOCIATION] OF HOSP. [HOSPITAL]\nWORKERS AND NURSING\nHOME EMPLOYEES\n655 E[AST] BAY ST"]
Title:
Telegram to Representative Robert Turner from Isaiah Bennett
Creator:
Bennett, Isaiah (1926-2002)
Date:
1969-03-03
Description:
Telegram to Representative Robert Turner from Isaiah Bennett requesting a public hearing be held on poverty and discrimination at the Medical College.
Collection:
Isaiah Bennett Papers, ca. 1932-2002
Contributing Institution:
Avery Research Center at the College of Charleston
Media Type:
Manuscripts
Personal or Corporate Subject:
Medical University of South Carolina, Local 1199B Drug, Hospital, and Health Care Employees Union (Retail, Wholesale, and Department Store Union)
Topical Subject:
Hospital Workers' Strike, Charleston, S.C., 1969, Hospitals--Employees--Labor unions, African Americans--Civil rights--South Carolina--Charleston--History--20th century
Geographic Subject:
Charleston (S.C.)
Shelving Locator:
AMN 1056
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
600 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
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