Library’s Morris Gallery Celebrates Jamestown, S.C. Settlement and African American Culture


The Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library’s Morris Gallery will exhibit the works of several accomplished Low Country African-American artists to commemorate the Jamestown, S.C. settlement of freed slaves. The opening reception for the exhibit is 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Admission to the reception is free and light refreshments will be served. 

Featured artists include Alvin Glen, Jesse Guinyard, Arianne King Comer, and Keith Tolen . The exhibit is part of the “Celebrate Jamestown” events this summer, which also include separate poetry and spoken work events depicting the culture and traditions of African-American that took place in July.

The Doctor N. Lee Morris Gallery is located on the second floor of the Drs. Bruce and Lee Foundation Library in Florence and is open Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:15 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:15 p.m.; and Sunday, 2:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.