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Arthur Ravenel scrapbooks

Identifier: Mss 0112

Collection Overview

The 16 scrapbooks contain clippings from numerous South Carolina and North Carolina newspapers. The clippings pertain to Ravenel's political career and South Carolina politics as well as topics including Hurricane Hugo and local military and environmental issues. The scrapbooks cover the period from May 1986 to December 1994.


  • Creation: 1986-1994


Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

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Biographical Note

Arthur Ravenel Jr. was born in Charleston, S.C., on March 29, 1927. He graduated from the College of Charleston in 1950, served in the Marine Corps from 1945-1946, the South Carolina State House of Representatives from 1953-1958, and the South Carolina State Senate from 1980-1986. He served in the United States House of Representatives from January 3, 1987, to January of 1995. He was re-elected to the South Carolina State Senate in 1997.


16 items

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Inventory of the Arthur Ravenel Scrapbooks, 1986-1994
Processed by: Special Collections staff; finding aid created by: Special Collections staff
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Repository Details

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