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949 E. 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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November 2016

The Life and Times of Tom Jeffords, Friend of Cochise

November 4, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Arizona History Museum, 949 E. 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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Tom Jeffords grew up in Ashtabula, OH, without much education and was promoted to lake captain in his early twenties. The lure of making his fortune called Tom west to the Pike’s Peak Gold Rush, the San Juan Rush and to the Colorado River. He scouted and was dispatch rider for the Army during the Civil War and was present at its bloodiest battle. After the war, he prospected, scouted and helped start Tucson’s mail service. Along the way, he…

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January 2018

Who Are the Sobaipuri O’odham? – Tucson

January 13, 2018 @ 1:00 am - 2:00 pm
Arizona History Museum, 949 E. 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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Who Are the Sobaipuri O'odham?: The Sobaipuri Legacy at the San Xavier/Wa:k Community Arizona History Museum, Tucson January 13, 2018, 1 pm Over the last couple of decades much has been learned about the Sobaípuri O’odham who inhabited southern Arizona’s Santa Cruz and San Pedro valleys at the dawn of written history. However, their actual history differs substantially in many ways from commonly held notions. The archaeological and ethnohistoric research of the presenters provides new perspectives on where and how…

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Who Are the Sobaipuri O’odham? – Tucson

January 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Arizona History Museum, 949 E. 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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Free

Who Are the Sobaipuri O'odham?: The Sobaipuri Legacy at the San Xavier/Wa:k Community January 13, 2018 1 pm Arizona History Museum, Tucson Over the last couple of decades much has been learned about the Sobaípuri O’odham who inhabited southern Arizona’s Santa Cruz and San Pedro valleys at the dawn of written history. However, their actual history differs substantially in many ways from commonly held notions. The archaeological and ethnohistoric research of the presenters provides new perspectives on where and how…

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