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Start Date: 12/15/2012
End Date: 12/15/2012
Event Times: 11 am–noon

Contact Info

E-mail: museum@

Phone: 608-264-6555
Fax: 608-264-6575

Book Signing with Rural Historian and Environmental Writer Jerry Apps at the Wisconsin Historical Museum

Jerry Apps, popular author of several books by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press, will be at the Wisconsin Historical Museum for a book signing. An autographed book makes a great gift.

Jerry Apps has been a rural historian and environmental writer for more than 40 years. His books include 'Garden Wisdom: Lessons Learned from 60 Years of Gardening,' 'Horse-Drawn Days: A Century of Farming with Horses,' 'Barns of Wisconsin' and 'Old Farm: A History.' He is a former county extension agent and professor at the University of Wisconsin College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and a lifelong vegetable gardener.

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public

Location Description: Four floors of changing exhibit galleries, permanent exhibits and the museum store — located on Madison's Capitol Square

Venue: Wisconsin Historical Museum

Address: 30 N Carroll St

City: Madison

Accessibility Info: The site is fully accessible to visitors requiring a wheelchair for mobility.

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