First Person History
A different way to look at our Shared Heritage.
Why The Madera Method
The Madera Method: Rich and Fertile Ground for Doing History
I Am Bill Coate.
William Coate, longtime Madera Tribune history columnist, city historian, and coordinator of the innovative Madera Method publishing program, presents this fantastic collection of early Madera views that are sure to surprise Maderans everywhere. Drawing upon personal collections and those of the Madera County Historical Society, Coate paints a complex picture of where the city has been and where it’s heading.