Remembering Slaton, Texas: Centennial Stories, 1911-2011

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Retrace Slaton's history with local author James Villanueva as he profiles one hundred years of the town's stories and its people. From its founding in 1911, through the Roaring Twenties, the turbulent 1960s and into today, Remembering Slaton, Texas, is a look at the rich history of this charming Texas town. Sometimes haunting and sometimes inspiring—but always entertaining—these are the tales and legends that made Slaton what it is today.
ISBN: 9781609492434
Format: Paperback
Publisher: The History Press
State: Texas
Series: American Chronicles
Images: 50
Pages: 144
Dimensions: 6 (w) x 9 (h)
James Villanueva is a graduate of Eastern New Mexico University. His writing has been featured in Texas Monthly magazine, Go magazine, the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Latino Lubbock Magazine and Texas Escapes Online. He was an events and education administrator for the Buddy Holly Center and the Silent Wings Museum in Lubbock. He is now a staff writer for The Slatonite.