Hughes is the chief historian for the Office of the Secretary of State. He retired as editor and publisher of The Daily World in Aberdeen in 2008 after a 42-year career in journalism that saw him win awards for reporting, photography, historical features, editorials and columns. An alumnus of the University of Puget Sound and the University of Maryland, he is a trustee of the Washington State Historical Society. Hughes is the author of 11 books on Northwest history, including On the Harbor: From Black Friday to Nirvana and Booth Who?, a biography of Governor Booth Gardner. His latest book is 1968: The Year that Rocked Washington.
What — History Talks at the Schmidt House presents “The Art of Oral History”
When — Thursday, January 24, 2018, noon-1 p.m. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and close at capacity.
Where — The Schmidt House, 330 Schmidt Place SW, Tumwater
Cost —Free (donations are welcome!)
For More Information — Visit www.olytumfoundation.org, or contact Don Trosper.
Sponsored By — Olympia Tumwater Foundation
Our thanks to the City of Tumwater for its support.