[caption id="attachment_1148" align="alignleft" width="243"]<a href="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2013\/09\/Dr.-Bob-Conte-web.jpg"><img class="size-medium wp-image-1148" alt="Dr. Bob Conte presents at Carnegie Hall\u2019s Brown Bag Tuesdays lunchtime series " src="https:\/\/mountainmedianews.com\/wp-content\/uploads\/sites\/13\/2013\/09\/Dr.-Bob-Conte-web-243x300.jpg" width="243" height="300" \/><\/a> Dr. Bob Conte presents at Carnegie Hall\u2019s Brown Bag Tuesdays lunchtime series[\/caption]\r\n\r\nCarnegie Hall\u2019s free lunchtime lecture series, Brown Bag Tuesdays, resumes Tuesday, Sept. 17, at 12 noon in the Hamilton Auditorium. Dr. Bob Conte, historian at The Greenbrier Hotel, will present \u201c100 Years of Golf at The Greenbrier.\u201d Don\u2019t miss this rare opportunity to learn about The Greenbrier Hotel from an informed and unique perspective.\r\nRobert Conte graduated with a B.A. in History from Santa Clara University in 1968. Following two years of military service, he began graduate work in American Studies at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio where he received his Ph.D. in 1975. He has been the Historian at The Greenbrier since 1978. Dr. Conte is responsible for establishing and maintaining the archives of The Greenbrier\u2019s historical materials, is the curator of the Presidents\u2019 Cottage Museum and gives various presentations and tours explaining the resort\u2019s 200 year history to guests of The Greenbrier.\r\nDr. Conte\u2019s comprehensive chronicle of the resort\u2019s history, The History of The Greenbrier, America\u2019s Resort, was first published in 1990. A revised and expanded edition appeared in 1998 which was updated in 2010. In 2007, he produced a historical chapter used in a coffee-table photography book, The Greenbrier: America\u2019s Resort. An informal but wide-ranging conversation with Erik Hastings, the resort\u2019s director of media productions, resulted in the creation of a DVD in 2011 entitled \u201cA Brief History of The Greenbrier\u201d which includes photographs and footage from the resort\u2019s archives.\r\nDr. Conte has been interviewed frequently about The Greenbrier\u2019s famous secret bunker, on NPR\u2019s All Things Considered, A&E\u2019s America\u2019s Castles, CBS\u2019s Good Morning America, as well as the History Channel, the Travel Channel, the Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel and NBC\u2019s Today Show. His comments have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post and the Wall Street Journal.\r\nThe program will take place the third Tuesday of each month, featuring different guests and speakers, through December. Brown Bag Tuesdays is presented with financial assistance from the WV Division of Culture and Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, with approval from the WV Commission on the Arts.