Saturday, January 27, 2007

Author Dr. Daniel Brown To Speak At Library January 31st

Dr. Daniel Brown, of St. Charles County, will be speaking at the Kathryn Linnemann Library Wednesday, January 31, 2007 at 7:30PM on “St. Charles County’s Pivotal Role in the Settling of America’s West.”

Dr. Brown is the author of “Westering River, Westering Trail”; a history of St. Charles County from its founding to 1849. This new book explains the periods of French, Spanish and American settlement in the region from its founding by Blanchette to 1849. The book has 388 pages, with 149 photos.

He also authored “Small Glories” a memoir of Southern St. Charles County and the formation of the Francis Howell School District.

Both books are available at the St. Charles County Historical Society, Main Street Books and Bookmark.

Please call the library for reservations. 636-723-0232 or 636-946-6294.