Riley, Richard Wilson

Riley, Richard Wilson

January 2, 1933 –


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  • Title Riley, Richard Wilson
  • Coverage January 2, 1933 –
  • Author
  • Keywords Governor, U.S. secretary of education, entered the U.S. Navy, considered a “young Turk,” one of a group of progressive, reform-minded legislators who pushed causes such as judicial reorganization, home rule, constitutional revision, equitable financing for school districts, and peaceful desegregation of public schools, Education Improvement Act (EIA),
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date March 3, 2024
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 23, 2022
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