Nation’s Largest African American Video Oral History Host Reception for Charleston Area HistoryMakers – The Charles…

On Wednesday, October 3, 2018, for the first time in its eighteen-year history,The HistoryMakers, the nation’s largest African American video oral history archive, paid homage to Charleston area HistoryMakers in a reception at the historic Harbour Club.

The co-hosts for this reception, HistoryMaker and business executive Brenda Lauderback and education consultant Kim Cliett Long, worked closely over the past months as organizers. “We are thrilled by what the host committee helped make possible. They helped guide our work here and we owe them an eternal debt of gratitude,” states Founder and President Julieanna Richardson.

Those being honored include former university president newspaper publishing executive Melvin Hart, Minister Joseph Darby, painter Jonathan Green, The…

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