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New Mexico State University Bookstore to host book signing

New Mexico State University will host a book signing for "Las Cruces," a pictorial history, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, March 5, in the University Bookstore located in Corbett Center.

ner, associate history professor and director of the Public History Program at NMSU, and students Brian Kord, Cassandra Lachica and Renee Spence researched and gathered images for the book from the Rio Grande Historical Collection.

"Las Cruces" is part of the Images of America series, which celebrates the history of neighborhoods, towns and cities across the country. Using archival photographs, each title in the series presents the distinctive stories from the past that shape the character of the community today.

Suggested parking for the event is in Lot 17N and Lot 27 near the Educational Services Building. Visitors may print a visitor parking document from campusvisitor.com and must pay meters if parked in the metered parking area of Lot 17N.

For more information on the book signing, contact Frankie Miller, University Bookstore, at (505) 646-7660.