Robert I. & Swannanoa Kenney Phillips Libraries Endowment
Dr. Robert Kenney Phillips, professor of English at Lander University, has established a permanent endowment in memory of his mother, Swannanoa Kenney Phillips, and in honor of his father, Robert I. Phillips. Dr. Phillips' gift reflects his parents' long-time support of and interest in the University libraries. Mr. Phillips is a life member of the University South Caroliniana Society as was his wife, and Dr. Phillips and his wife are life members of the Thomas Cooper Society.
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Funds generated from the Phillips Endowment will be used to preserve historic materials and to acquire new materials for both the South Caroliniana and Thomas Cooper Libraries. A particular area of collecting emphasis will be literature representing the various majority and minority cultures of Great Britain and America to support undergraduate education.
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