Author Book Signing

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Join author Bill Reich Saturday August 23, 2014 for a book signing celebrating the release of his latest title from the Colorado Railroad Museum, Colorado Inventions and Inventors of the 19th Century. Bill will also be signing copies of his other titles: Colorado Rail Annuals 29 & 31, Colorado Railroad Ice Houses and Colorado Industries of the Past.

In addition to the book signing rides will be available on Galloping Goose No. 7 and the Denver Garden Railway Society will be hosting their annual, Small Scale Steam-Up event. If you are unable to attend but would like to order a signed copy of one of the title’s listed above simply order the title online before Saturday or call the Museum Depot General Store at 303-279-4591.

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About the author:
William “Bill” Reich was born in Colorado in 1941. He grew up in Wheat Ridge on Miller Street next to Denver Tramway’s no. 83 electric interurban line. Bill graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1965 with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Business Management and Mechanical Engineering. His professional career was spent in management of small, start-up, technically oriented companies and in engineering product design.
For the last twenty years Bill has been researching historic industries of Colorado and has written several books on the subject. They are Colorado Industries of the Past, published in 2008, Colorado Rail Annual no. 29 – Black Smoke & White Iron, in 2009, and Colorado Railroad Icehouses, in 2010, and Colorado Rail Annual No. 31 – Colorado Water Tanks, the last three published by the Colorado Railroad Museum.

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