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Local History Series: “Be Eminent in the Hearts of Those About Us: The Life and Times of George Dewey Lipscomb”
September 26, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
LOCAL HISTORY SERIES: “BE EMINENT IN THE HEARTS OF THOSE ABOUT US: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF GEORGE DEWEY LIPSCOMB”
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport.
September 26, 6:30 p.m.
Dr. Edward Finch presents this program about the first African American male graduate of Freeport High School who went on to teach in colleges and universities and wrote fiction and non-fiction works, including a speech handbook. The series is sponsored by the Freeport Public Library Foundation. The presentation is free and open to the public. Refreshments.