Book by UI library staffers focuses on Camas Prairie Railroad

The authors of the recently published “Camas Prairie Railroad” will be on hand for a discussion and book signing June 7 at Moscow’s 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St.

The University of Idaho Library event, from 6-7 p.m., celebrates the work of special collections librarian Robert Perret and archives manager Amy Thompson.

Perret and Thompson will share the story of construction behind the last vital section of rail to directly connect the eastern U.S. and the Pacific Northwest, according to a UI news release.

Attendees can see historic images and learn about the authors’ research. Books will be for sale.