In celebration of the sesquicentennial of our county, the Hardeman County Bicentennial Book Committee is sponsoring, compiling and publishing a new book, Hardeman County History and Families, Vol. III – Bicentennial Edition. This book will include the history of our county including family histories, communities, churches, schools, businesses, farms, memorials, tributes, clubs, organizations, and much more! It is important that every family in the county be included in this historic publication.
WHO MAY BE INCLUDED IN THIS BOOK? Anyone who has ever lived in Hardeman County.
WHAT DOES IT COST TO HAVE MY FAMILY HISTORY PUBLISHED? Nothing! You don’t even have to purchase a book to be included.
WHAT MUST I DO TO BE INCLUDED? Type your family’s history in 500 words or less, including one family photograph (please identify family members on the back of the photo, all photos will be returned), and send it to:
Hardeman County History Book
P.O. Box 174 • Hornsby, TN 38044
OR you may drop your materials off at the
213 N. Washington Street in Bolivar,
M-F 8 am – 6 pm, Sat. 8 am – noon
You may also email your family history submission to HardemanCountyBook@acclaimpress.com or submit your family history directly to the publisher online at www.AcclaimPress.com (search “Hardeman County”).
MY FAMILY DOESN’T HAVE MUCH OF A HISTORY. WHAT SHOULD I WRITE ABOUT MY FAMILY? Everyone has a family history. Tell when you or your ancestors first came to Hardeman County, where they arrived from, their vocations, children and marriages. Tell about military service within your family, hobbies and stories handed down from generation to generation. Before you know it, you’ll have a fascinating story that will be preserved and cherished for generations. (See samples inside this brochure!)
WHAT IF I DON’T WRITE VERY WELL? Submit your family history anyway! Professional editors will be proofing and correcting everyone’s stories for grammar and spelling. You’ll be proud of your heritage when you read your family’s legacy in this fine publication.
WHAT WILL THE BOOK LOOK LIKE? This hardback, collector’s quality, 8-1/2” x 11” book will be bound in a beautiful, swirl-grained leatherette cover with a gold foil stamped seal depicting the book logo on the front cover and a gold lettered spine. Its archive-quality pages will be smyth-sewn for durability. This book will be in libraries and offices across the county, state and USA — a family heirloom that can be handed down from generation to generation!
A QUALITY PUBLICATION
This hardback, collector’s quality, 8-1/2” x 11” book will be bound in a beautiful swirl-grained leatherette cover with a gold foil stamping on the front cover and spine. Its archive-quality pages will be smyth-sewn for durability. Acid-free paper will be used for superior photo reproduction and durability. This book will be in libraries and offices across the county, state and USA! This book will be a family heirloom that can be handed down from generation to generation.
Featuring the following Hardeman County Cities and Communities:
Bolivar • Forty Five• Grand Junction • Hickory Valley • Hornsby • Middleton • Pocahontas• Salisbury • Silerton • Toone • Whiteville • Van Buren • Plus anyone who has ever lived in Hardeman Co.!
We are looking forward to seeing your family in our upcoming history book.
Proceeds from the sale of this book will also help other communities and organizations preserve their history through Our American Heritage Project, a non-profit organization.
Product Dimensions: 8-1/2” x 11”
ISBN: Presale only
Cover Type: Hardcover