"Early Black Settlers in Vigo County" by Dee Reed

  • 10 Feb 2014
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Vigo County Public Library, Lower Level Meeting Rooms. Terre Haute, IN

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"Early Black Settlers 
in Vigo County" 
 
presented by
 
Dee Reed
 
Monday, February 10, 2014
6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.
VCPL - Lower Level Meeting Rooms
 

The presentation will include a discussion of early African-American settlers on the Lost Creek area.  Dee Reed will share this history from the perspective of her own family, which came to Indiana in the early 1800s. 
 
Dee has been in higher education marketing and communications for 15 years first at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology and currently at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.  She serves as the Executive Director of College Relations where areas of responsibility include public relations, publications, web and social media.
 
She is active in the community serving as a member of the Art Spaces board, President of the Lost Creek Community Grove, President of the Anderson-Ross Family Reunion, several committees at Second Missionary Baptist Church and the United Way.
 
Dee holds an associate’s degree from the American Academy of Art in Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College.


 

 

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