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Feb
7
2017
1:00 PM
to 7:00 PM
Yuma County Historical Society Lecture Series

The Yuma County Library District, in collaboration with the Arizona Historical Society, is pleased to present a special guest lecture series focusing on Arizona history and heritage. 

On Tuesday February 7 at 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., Greg Scott will present "Historical Missions in Arizona and New Mexico."

Greg Scott is the great-grandson of a Territorial Yuma railroader and homesteader. A third generation graduate of the University of Arizona, he enjoyed a 35 year public school teaching career. Now retired, Scott frequently leads tours to historic missions in Sonora, Baja, Chihuahua and southern Arizona. He is active in the Arizona Historical Society where he serves on the State Board.

Future guest lectures include:

Tuesday, March 14th1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Jim Turner presents “The Mighty Colorado River: From Glaciers to the Sea”

Tuesday, April 18th1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Rebekah Tabah-Percival presents “The Dane Coolidge Photography Collection”

The Main Library is located at 2951 S 21st Drive. For more information, call (928) 782-1871.

The series is free to attend and all lectures will take place at the Main Library.  For more information regarding this and other planned lectures please call 928-782-1841.


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