New Canton History Book Event


Arts & Entertainment
Canton Branch Library
11 Pennsylvania Avenue, Canton, NC 28716
(828) 648-2924
Aug 27, 2013
5:30 PM

Learn about Canton's history from Michael Beadle, author of a new history book on Canton produced by Arcadia Publishing, at an event to be held at the Canton Branch Library on Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 5:30 p.m. The book features more than 200 historic photographs, and includes history on the town of Canton, famous Canton residents, churches and schools, local businesses and more. Beadle, who has authored or co-authored several Haywood County history books, worked two years on the Canton book, researching and gathering old photos and history from local residents, the Canton Historical Museum and Champion archives. The book will be available for purchase at the event, and refreshments will be served. The event is free to attend. For more information, call the Canton Branch Library at 648-2924.