The St. Louis County Library has just published a new book, Dred & Harriet Scott: Their Family Story. The book is written by Ruth Ann Hager, a genealogist at the Special Collections Department of the St. Louis County Library. Ruth Ann will be discussing her book in several media contexts, including the St. Louis on the Air show today (Wednesday, February 3, 2010) at 11:00 a.m. C.S.T.
There will be a book signing will be held Friday, February 5th at 7:00 p.m. in St. Louis County Library Headquarters’ Main Reading Room. Lynne Jackson, great-great-granddaughter of Dred and Harriet and President of the Dred Scott Heritage Foundation will offer introductory remarks and introduce Ms. Hager. See the Library's Special Collections Department home page for more information. The book can also be ordered directly from the Library at that page.