Local Author Series

Green In Gridlock

Green in Gridlock: Common Goals, Common Ground and Compromise; Join us for a discussion on ‚ÄúUsing the Murie Legacy to End the Stalemate in Environmental Policy Making‚ÄĚ with Paul Walden Hansen, Director of the Murie Center. The presentation and discussion will be followed by a book signing in the museum lobby.¬†Thursday –¬† October 2, 2014 […]

Rev. Warren Murphy “On Sacred Ground”

Program ‚ÄúOn Sacred Ground‚ÄĚ Offers New Insight into Jackson and Wyoming History ¬† ¬† ¬†Rev. Warren Murphy of Cody spoke for the Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum‚Äôs Voices of the Valley program series on Thursday, September 19th.¬† Rev. Murphy also offered a book signing of his recent work, On Sacred Ground: A Religious and […]

Merrills’ New Book “Up the Winds and Over the Tetons”

The Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum kicked off its Fall Voices of the Valley program series on Thursday, September 5th, 7:00 p.m. at the 225 N. Cache museum gallery with a presentation by local residents Marlene and Daniel Merrill on their book Up the Winds and Over the Tetons: Journal Entries and Images from […]

Local Author Series: Earle Layser

Tuesday, November 13, 2012: Earle Layser read from his most recent book titled “The Jackson Hole Settlement Chronicles: The Lives and Times of the First Settlers”. Earle is a prolific researcher and author. The Settlement Chronicles is his fourth book.

Local Author Series: James Hardee

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: Author and fur trade expert, Jim Hardee gives a special presentation commemorating the 200th anniversary of the return trip of¬† the Astorians titled ‚ÄúRobert Stuart: 200 Years Ago in Jackson Hole Region.‚ÄĚ ¬†Hardee signs his book, “Pierre’s Hole! The Fur Trade History of Teton Valley, Idaho”, after the program.

Local Author Series: Gap Pucci

Tuesday, October 16, 2012: Author and outfitter Gap Pucci reads from his recently published book, “I¬†Married Adventure”.This book¬†chronicles his time spent living in the isolated caretaker cabin at Granite Hot Springs and other early-day adventures he shared with his family. He is a longtime outfitter and hunting guide.¬†

Local Author Series: Sophie Echeverria

Tuesday, October 2, 2012: Author Sophie Echeverria shares stories from her recently published book¬†“Look Both Ways Before Breaking the Law: A Rowdy Memoir”. She¬†was raised on an historic dude ranch near Wickenburg, Arizona. She went to college at the University of Arizona where her writing talent was recognized by a professor. But Sophie‚Äôs literary career […]

Local Author Series: Florence Shepard

Tuesday, September 18, 2012: Author Florence Rose Krall Shepard begins the series with readings from her recently published book, “Sometimes Creek: A Wyoming Memoir”. Sometimes Creek is a historical memoir that spans the twentieth century and recapitulates the life of a daughter of Italian immigrants who came to Wyoming to make a new life.