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Delta State’s Brown delivers program to professionals in Vicksburg

By June 4, 2009General

From left, Bill Seratt (Executive Director of the Vicksburg Convention and Visitor’s Bureau), Luther Brown and Bonnie Brown, in the front hall of Anchuca, a historic mansion and Bed and Bath in Vicksburg. Joseph Davis rented this house following the Civil War, and his brother, Jefferson Davis, once addressed a crowd from the front balcony.


Dr Luther Brown, director of the Delta Center for Culture and Learning at Delta State University, delivered the program for the Vicksburg Advertising and Marketing Professionals organization on Tuesday, June 2.  His talk focused on why the Delta’s heritage is important and how heritage can be used to stimulate both community and economic development.