The South Carolina Department of Education
in partnership with ETV presents the 2019 South Carolina African American History Calendar. For more than 40 years, Drs. Maxie S. and
Ethel M. Gordon championed desegregation. They helped negotiate for Columbia’s first
black police officers and firefighters while challenging public accommodations, retail
and voter rights impediments. Learn more about the 2019 honorees at www.scafricanamerican.com.