Tuesday, February 28, 2017

February Member News

Colorado writer and pilot, Penny Rafferty Hamilton, would choose A is for Airplanes and Airports in her new children’s western history book. Several female pioneers are featured on the pages of this unique picture book which incorporates historic and contemporary photographs, illustrations and simple text to encourage early readers to explore their local and Western heritage. 

My more recent Western history book, A to Z: Your Grand County History Alphabet, is a wonderful children's history book of Grand County, Colorado, that features many historical photographs, stories and facts. This book groups photos and topics in alphabetical order offering fun facts and tidbits that are sure to delight both young and old. This book is available online at and several Grand County retail locations, including the museum gift shops of the Grand County Historical Association. 100% of this book’s net proceeds promote local history projects.   Publication date:  February 1, 2017.

ISBN: 978-0-692-83321-6

Available for purchase NOW on-line