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Philip G. Grose Papers

Philip Gibbs Grose, Jr., was a journalist, government administrator, speechwriter, public affairs aficionado, and author. Grose devoted his life to writing about and serving the government of South Carolina.

Grose, Philip G. (1938-2012)

Papers, 1966-2011, 11.5 ft

Throughout his life, Grose's words and actions documented South Carolina's move to become a modern state, but his name and words were hidden behind the guise of a political journalist and government bureaucrat until late in his life when he became a published author.

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His papers span from his time as a government administrator to his later career as biographer of governors Robert McNair and John West.  The photo above shows (L-R) West, Grose, and McNair.

Related Link:
Philip G. Grose Book Signing Reception, 2011 (video | Looking for Utopia: The Life and Times of John C. West)


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