Manning, Sam P. (Sam Phillips), 1926-1999
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
30, Comments at the Sam Manning Program at Anderson Mill Celebrating the County's Two-Hundredth Birthday
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.