The Cromwell Farm/Ellsworth Civic League recently invited Robert B. Hitchings, Head of the Sargeant Memorial Room of the Norfolk Public Library, to give a talk on the History of Wards Corner. The slideshow that went along with the presentation is attached here (PDF).
Should your civic league want to invite Mr. Hitchings to present, he can be reach at:
Sargeant Memorial Room – Main Library
235 East Plume Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23510