Author Signing with Rachelle Chase
May 20, 2017, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM (CST)
Author Rachelle Chase shares the story of Buxton, Iowa in Lost Buxton. Through vintage photos and quotes by former residents and newspaper articles, Lost Buxton tells the story of an unincorporated coal mining town established by Consolidation Coal Company in 1900. At a time when Jim Crow laws and segregation kept blacks and whites separated throughout the nation, but Buxton was integrated.