• EVHS Presents: Dicksie Bandy's Chenille Legacy

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    Name: EVHS Presents: Dicksie Bandy's Chenille Legacy
    Date: March 16, 2023
    Time: 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Susan Gilmore speaks about Dicksie Orine Bradley Bandy, a key driver in the industrial transformation and economic recovery of Northwest Georgia during the Great Depression. Born in 1890 near Folsom, Georgia,  the industry she built  became a vital part of the international textile and carpet industry. After WWII, she became the official Ambassador to the Cherokee Nation and led a campaign to restore a prominent monument to the Cherokee culture in Georgia.
    She was inducted into the Georgia Women of Achievement Hall of Fame in 1993.

    Cartersville Library Meeting Room
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