On December 12, 2017, Mr. Walter G. Brown, Jr. was bestowed with “The Mount Pleasant Cresco Historical Stewardship Award”. This award recognizes an individual that has done exemplary work in studying, preserving, restoring or promoting the history of Mount Pleasant.
Mr. Brown’s affiliations include: former chairman and current advisor Historical Commission Town of Mount Pleasant; Avery Institute member and former chairman; Benevelont Brotherhood Society of Mt. Pleasant member and past president; Church Secretary of Friendship A.M.E. Church from 1965 through 2000.
Mr. Walter G. Brown, Jr. continues to preserve the legacy of African American men in the “Old Village” of Mount Pleasant, S.C.