Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Manning, Sam P. (Sam Phillips), 1926-

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1926-

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Samuel P. Manning Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-SCPC-SPM
Abstract Representing Spartanburg County in the South Carolina House from 1967 to 1982, Manning was a major advocate of promoting and commemorating the state's history. He was particularly successful in gaining recognition for the Battle of Cowpens as a pivotal event in the American Revolution and helping to establish Cowpens National Battlefield as a national park.
Dates: 1937 - 1996