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Society of Historians/ Friends of Denmark to Meet
January 16 @ 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
The Society of Virgin Islands Historians and The St. Croix Friends of Denmark invite the public to a series of four papers to be read at its 33rdAnnual Meeting,
The topic of the papers is “Casper Holstein (1876-1944): A Man of Influence & Philanthropy in the Virgin Islands.”
This presentation will be a virtual Program via zoom.
The speakers will be:
Ronald Hewitt, social studies teacher, Educational Complex discussing Casper Holstein: His Christiansted Background;
Carl Christensen, former director of the Small Business Administration, discussing Casper Holstein’s New York (Harlem) Background; Chester Williams, former director of the Small Business Administration;
Elizabeth Rezende, president of the Society of Virgin Islands Historians, outlining the events of the V.I. Congressional Council of N.Y.
Use the link below to register and receive email confirmation https://tinyurl.com/SVIH2021