The Power Lunch Series
Featuring Guest Speaker
Dr. Edward C. Bridges
Alabama Department of Archives & History
Ed Bridges grew up in the wiregrass region of southwest Georgia (Bainbridge). He graduated from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina, and received his M.A. and Ph.D. in history from the University of Chicago.
Ed Bridges taught history in high school in Greenville, South Carolina, and also taught at Georgia Tech before joining the staff of the Georgia Department of Archives and History in 1976. After six years at the Georgia Archives, where he last served as Assistant Director, he was appointed Director of the Alabama Department of Archives and History in 1982. Dr. Bridges served as Director of more than thirty years until his retirement in 2012, after which he was appointed Director Emeritus.
November 16, 2016
Noon- 1 pm
115 E. Jefferson Street, Montgomery, AL 36104
(The Montgomery Area Council on Aging - Archibald Center)