Local History Series: “Be Eminent in the Hearts of Those About Us: The Life and Times of George Dewey Lipscomb”

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

September 26, 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. 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. (815-232-8419)