Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954

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U.S. Senator, 1941-1954, and governor of S.C., 1939-1941; Democrat; born in Charleston, S.C.; served in U.S. Navy during World War I; mayor of Charleston, S.C., 1931-38; married, in 1923, to Elizabeth de Rossett Myers (d. 1947) and, in 1948, to Mary Randolph Pelzer Cecil; father of Burnet Rhett Maybank (b.1924).

From the description of Scrapbook, 1947-1950. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 64576774

Burnet R. Maybank was elected to the United States Senate in 1941 to fill the seat that had been vacated by James F. Byrnes. He had previously been a Charleston City Councilman, Mayor of Charleston, and Governor of South Carolina. Maybank was a graduate of the College of Charleston. This collection reflects Maybank's Senate service on the Committee of Banking and Currency; Committee of Appropriations; and the Sub-Committee for Military Appropriations.

From the description of Legislative files, 1941-1954. (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 48615098

Burnet R. Maybank was elected to the United States Senate in 1941 to fill the seat that had been vacated by James F. Byrnes. He had previously been a Charleston City Councilman, Mayor of Charleston, and Governor of South Carolina. Maybank was a graduate of the College of Charleston. This collection reflects Maybank's Senate service on the Committee of Banking and Currency, Committee of Appropriations, and the Sub-Committee for Military Appropriations.

From the description of Topical correspondence, 1937-1954, (bulk 1941-1954). (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 71647041

From the description of Dated constituent correspondence, 1939-1954 (bulk 1941-1954). (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 71755488

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referencedIn Correspondence, 1860-1979. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond speeches series 1935- Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn William F. Prioleau papers, 1901-1994. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Lofton, John. John Lofton papers, 1909-1990. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Aull, G. H. (George Hubert), 1899-1988. G. H. Aull papers, 1915-1986, (bulk 1932-1969) Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Quattlebaum, Paul, 1886-1964. Paul Quattlebaum senate papers, 1936-1945. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Quattlebaum, Paul, 1886-1964. Quattlebaum family papers. 1817-2003, (bulk 1880-1963). Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954. Topical correspondence, 1937-1954, (bulk 1941-1954). College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
creatorOf Citizens Library Association of South Carolina. Records, 1939-1941. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond Military series, 1940-1959. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Berlin, Shera Lee Ellison, 1929-. Oral history interview with Shera Lee Ellison Berlin, 1997. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond photographs series, 1902-2002, bulk 1923-2002. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Macaulay, Margaret White, 1895-. Margaret White Macaulay papers, 1951-1959. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Newton, Walter Monroe, 1904-1986. Walter Monroe Newton papers, 1919-1985. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972. James F. Byrnes papers. 1879-2007, 1933-1972. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond Gubernatorial series, 1923-1955, (bulk 1946-1951) Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Lander family. Lander family papers, 1808-1962. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005. Personal papers: Campaigns, 1940-1986. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954. Scrapbook, 1947-1950. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Brown, Walter J. Walter J. Brown papers, 1879-1995, 1915-1995. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Quattlebaum, Paul, 1886-1964. Paul Quattlebaum personal papers, 1907-1964, (bulk 1934-1963). Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
referencedIn Blair Moody Papers, 1928-1954, 1934-1952 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954. Legislative files, 1941-1954. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Brown family. Brown family papers, 1862-1967. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Lander family. Papers, 1808-1962. South Carolina Newspaper Project
creatorOf Maybank, Burnet R. (Burnet Rhett), 1899-1954. Dated constituent correspondence, 1939-1954 (bulk 1941-1954). College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Democratic Party (S.C.). Richland County. Democratic Party (S.C.). : Richland County collection, 1876 [Nov.]-1938 Nov. 8. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
referencedIn Martin, Dexter C., 1897-1982. Dexter C. Martin papers, 1919-1982. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond legal series, 1900-1955, bulk 1930-1946. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. Strom Thurmond Gubernatorial series, 1923-1955, (bulk 1946-1951) Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
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associatedWith Aull, G. H. (George Hubert), 1899-1988. person
associatedWith Berlin, Shera Lee Ellison, 1929- person
correspondedWith Bilbo, Theodore Gilmore, 1877-1947 person
correspondedWith Brown, Edgar A. (Edgar Allan), 1888-1975 person
correspondedWith Brown family. person
associatedWith Brown, Walter J. person
associatedWith Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972. person
associatedWith Citizens Library Association of South Carolina. corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (S.C.). Richland County. corporateBody
associatedWith Democratic Party (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005. person
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
correspondedWith Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 person
correspondedWith Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 person
correspondedWith Jones, Bob, 1883-1968 person
correspondedWith Kefauver, Estes, 1903-1963 person
correspondedWith Lander family. family
associatedWith Lander family. family
correspondedWith Lofton, John. person
associatedWith MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964. person
correspondedWith Macaulay, Margaret White, 1895- person
correspondedWith Martin, Dexter C., 1897-1982. person
correspondedWith McCray, John Henry, 1910-1987 person
associatedWith Moody, Blair, 1902-1954 person
correspondedWith Newton, Walter Monroe, 1904-1986. person
associatedWith Progressive Democratic Party. corporateBody
associatedWith Quattlebaum, Paul, 1886-1964. person
associatedWith Smith, Ellison DuRant, 1866-1944. person
associatedWith States' Rights Democratic Party corporateBody
associatedWith Thurmond, Strom, 1902-2003. person
correspondedWith Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 person
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Appropriations. corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking and Currency. corporateBody
correspondedWith Waring, Julius Waties, 1880-1968 person
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Charleston (S.C.)
J. Strom Thurmond Lake (Ga. and S.C.)
South Carolina
United States
South Carolina
United States
United States
Fort Jackson (Columbia, S.C.)
Savannah River Site (S.C.)
South Carolina
South Carolina
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Rural electrification--History--20th century
World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects
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Korean War, 1950-1953
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Birth 1899-03-07

Death 1954-09-01

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