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Special Guest for the May meeting.
Teresa Roane of the United Daughters of the Confederacy is an African-American descendant of a black Confederate soldier. Teresa was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia, and earned her B.A. in History at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has worked at the Richmond Public Library, the Valentine Museum Library and as an Archivist at the Museum of the Confederacy and the U.D.C. She has served on the boards of Friends of the Richmond Public Library, Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods and Historic Richmond Foundation. She has received numerous awards from the National SCV, the North Carolina SCV and the Virginia SCV Camps.
Teresa is Librarian and Archivist for the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Teresa is currently her chapter’s Vice President. She is the Virginia Division Custodian and the General Chairman for Recognition of the Service of Black Confederates.
Ms. Roane's topic will be MINORITES IN THE CIVIL WAR