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Tracing the Course of Willow Creek History

June 6, 2013

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“a marvelous blending of history and facts along with the warmth of personal interviews”–Susan Rappaport In the heart of California, not far from Yosemite, Willow Creek rises at eight thousand feet in the Sierra Forest, crashing through narrow granite canyons and meandering through serene mountain passes on its journey to meet the San Joaquin River […]

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Sacramento History Awards

May 3, 2013

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SCHS 2013 Awards of Excellence This past month, the Sacramento County Historical Society recognized the efforts of several hardworking and passionate individuals in the historical community. The History Press is delighted to count some of our authors among those honored at the SCHS 2013 Awards Dinner. Historian and author Annette Kassis received a Publication Award […]

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Share Your Sacramento Food Stories

May 3, 2013

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The stories we tell about food reveal who we are, where we come from and what matters to us. Mark your calendars for a very special event in Sacramento Saturday June 1, 2013. We Are Where We Eat, a new Sacramento foodways alliance, will offer a unique celebration of the city’s foodscape and the individuals […]

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Ladies First: Women to Match the Idaho Frontier

February 14, 2013

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In this special feature, History Press West invited Steven D. Branting, author of Historic Firsts of Lewiston, Idaho: Unintended Greatness, to share a selection of significant moments from Idaho’s frontier history. Women to Match the Idaho Frontier Steven D. Branting The issue of gender equality was a key feature of President Obama’s second inaugural speech […]

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Vintage History from American Palate West

February 10, 2013

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This spring 2013, enjoy a taste of vintage American Palate history with History Press West… California Vines, Wines and Pioneers Sherry Monahan (History Press, March 2013) California Vines, Wines and Pioneers adds a new dimension to the terroir that we taste in our wines today. Next time you enjoy a glass, toast our history.  –Peter […]

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