The Museumís pictorial history of Evanston will be published on August 3. The book features more than 200 historic photos of Evanston and the surrounding area. While many of the photographs come from the Museumís collection, others come from local residents as well as other historical organizations, including the University of Wyoming and the Wyoming State Archives.
Chapters in the book cover the railroad, ranching, coal mining, the development of Evanstonís downtown, the energy boom, and recent historic preservation projects.
The book is priced at $23 (including tax). The Museum Foundation is now taking pre-paid orders for the book. For orders placed and paid for before July 10, the price of the book with tax is $20.
Sales of the book will benefit the Uinta County Museum Foundation, a nonprofit organization that supports the programs and activities of the Museum. Enclosed with the newsletter is an order form. Have questions? Give us a call or send an email ó 307/789-8248 or firstname.lastname@example.org.