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Papago Buttes Church of the Brethren

2450 N 64th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85257 United States
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November 2014

Saving the Great American West: The Story of George Bird Grinnell

November 4, 2014 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Papago Buttes Church of the Brethren, 2450 N 64th St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85257 United States
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The great West that George Bird Grinnell first encountered in 1870 as a 21-year-old man was shortly to disappear before his eyes.  Nobody was quicker to sense the desecration or was more eloquent in crusading against the poachers, the hide-hunters, and the disengaged U.S. Congress than George Bird Grinnell, the “Father of American Conservation.”  Grinnell founded the first Audubon Society, co-founded the Boone and Crockett Club with Teddy Roosevelt, and led the effort to establish Glacier National Park.  Audiences will…

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