“Silverton” is the latest entry in Arcadia Publishing’s “Images of America” series. It will be published July 25.
Author Gus Frederick will sign copies during Silverton’s annual Homer Davenport Community Festival. He’ll be at the Silverton Country Museum from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 6 and at the GeerCrest Farm at the same hours Aug. 7.
The book traces Silverton’s history from a stop for native peoples to a busy mill town to a modern center for agriculture and tourism.
Silverton resident Frederick works as a multimedia specialist for the state. He is a longtime history enthusiast with special interest in local photographs.