Historical Presentation on Author Asa Mercer Tuesday

Historical Presentation on Author Asa Mercer Tuesday

A presentation offered by the Johnson County Historical Society on author Asa Mercer, who wrote the book “Banditti of the Plains,” will be given Tuesday night at the Johnson County Library.

According to a release from the historical society the book, written about his first-hand experiences of the Johnson County Cattle War of 1892, was published in 1894.
It was described as “an explosive accounting of the Johnson County Cattle War as witnessed by Mercer.”

The presentation will be given by Nancy Tabb, a local history librarian, who will discuss Mercer's life and his book “Banditti of the Plains.”

The event will be given Tuesday at 6:30 pm in the Johnson County Library, and is free and open for all to attend.

SheridanWyoming.com

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