Russell, Donald Stewart

Russell, Donald Stewart

February 22, 1906–February 22, 1998


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  • Title Russell, Donald Stewart
  • Coverage February 22, 1906–February 22, 1998
  • Author
  • Keywords University president, governor, U.S. senator, jurist, sat in on the discussions that led to the dropping of the atomic bombs on Japan, president of the University of South Carolina (USC) in late 1951. During his five-year tenure Russell updated the curriculum, attracted nationally respected faculty, and modernized the campus, opposed the Voting Rights Act of 1965
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date December 4, 2023
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update August 23, 2022
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