The book includes eight chapters covering Spanueh Station, Claims and conflict, Roads and Rails, Growth and Prosperity, The War Years, Postwar Commerce, Regional Treasure, and Era of Change. Highlighting the many changes the community of Spanaway has undergone throughout time, the book preserves the history for future generations.
Highlights from Spanaway include:
Brings to life the stories of early pioneers in the Oregon Territory.
Uncovers some unvarnished truth hidden-until now- behind local lore.
Pierce County’s post-WW II economic boom.
All proceeds from Images of America - Spanaway book sales support Celebrate!Spanaway community improvement projects and the Prairie House Museum.
Join the Author for a Book Signing!
1201 39th SW, Puyallup WA 98373
When: Friday, June 20th, 2014; 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Available at area bookstores, independent retailers, and online retailers, or through Arcadia Publishing at (888)-313-2665 or online (http://www.arcadiapublishing.com/
Arcadia Publishing is the leading publisher of local and regional history in the United States. Our mission is to make history accessible and meaningful through the publication of books on the heritage of America’s people and places. Have we done a book on your town? Visit http://www.arcadiapublishing.com/
by Jean Sensel
Images of America Series
128 pages/ softcover
Available: May 19, 2014