Gaithersburg Book Festival (2019) -- Ida E. Jones:
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Description of Pictures: Ida E. Jones -- Victorine Quille Adams was a Baltimore native who persisted in educating and empowering voters throughout her life. Author Ida E. Jones reveals the story of this civic leader and her crusade for equity for all people in Baltimore.
Ida E. Jones
Latest Title: Baltimore Civil Rights Leader Victorine Q. Adams: The Power of the Ballot
Ida E. Jones, Ph.D. is the archivist at Morgan State University. She is a published author and book reviewer. Her research interests are African American biography, Christian/church denominational and organizational history. Ida is avid fan of documentary films and historical fiction. Her work she seeks to provide a platform for historic voices to speak and encourage ordinary people to action. She is a consummate scholar who believes deeply in the words of Mrs. Mary McLeod Bethune, who stated “power must walk hand in hand with humility and the intellect must have a soul.”
Ida is a native New Englander. She came to Washington, D.C., to attend Howard University. She graduated with a B.A. in News Editorial Journalism and a Ph.D. in American History from Howard University.
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2019 photos: Equipment this year: I continued to use my Fuji XS-1 cameras but, depending on the event, I also used a Nikon D7000.
Trips this year:
(May/June) a two-day jaunt to New York City for my 62nd birthday,
(July) two-weeks out west for San Diego Comic-Con and sites in Utah,
(August) a four-day jaunt to Massachusetts to experience rain in another state,
(August) a three-day trip to Asheville, NC to visit Dad and his wife Dixie,
(August) another two-day jaunt to New York City (United Nations, Flushing).
That's it so far!
Partially Reviewed: Rough draft. I've gone through these pictures once, removing the worst ones, some duplication, etc. I usually take sequences of 4 or 5 pictures at a time and there are lots of near duplicates. I'll be doing a final review later which will cull the pictures down some. To be honest though, I'm way behind on doing final reviews.