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Evansville History Book Published

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on Thursday, September 10, 2009 in Publications


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Congratulations to WLHC Steering Committee member Ruth Ann Montgomery on the publication of her new book on the history of Evansville, Wisconsin. The book is part of the Images of America series published by Arcadia Publishing. Ruth Ann is Director of the Arrowhead Library System in Janesville and is a longtime Evansville historian. Many of the images in the book are from her personal collection assembled over many years. Ruth Ann also has also written a history of the Eager Free Library Public Library which is on the web. The Janesville Gazette has written an article about Ruth Ann and the publication of the book.


 


 


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Gordon Glass Thursday, October 01, 2009

Congratulations to Ruth Ann for her new book. Ruth, I am proud to say is a high school classmate an an old friend of mine.

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