Maryland resident and historical author Russell Poole has completed an historical work on National Road, and he held a book signing event here at the Kruger Street Toy & Train Museum for fans and interested history buffs! The event took place on Saturday, April 22, 2006 from 10 AM to 3 PM.
A life long traveler of the historic National Road, photographer / writer Russell Poole lives in Frederick, Maryland with his wife, artist Cynthia Poole. His book, “America’s Road : A photographic journey across the National Road from Baltimore to East St. Louis”, is a photo based Art book with supporting text. It is designed as a visual tour of the entire road as it would be seen by someone traveling east to west along the road. Hardcover and containing 232 pages, with 383 full color images and fully indexed, it will not only be a visual treat, but a great resource for the history buff or heritage traveler!