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Otero History Weekend Part 2: History and Genealogy Presentations

Otero History Weekend Part 2: History and Genealogy Presentations

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Otero History Weekend Part 2: History and Genealogy Presentations

January 10, 2016 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sunday January 10, 2016 is the 227th anniversary of the Otero Land Grant.

We celebrate the Otero land grant anniversary with the following presentations:

11:00 am

Arizona History Museum opens
Visitors mingle and view exhibits

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Mexican-American Basic Genealogy Workshop
Diana DeLugan, J.D., presenter

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Otero family mingling/photo exchange/sharing contact information

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Otero: A Family of Firsts Presentation
Diana DeLugan, J.D. presenter3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
La Calle/Otero Porch History
Dr. Lydia Otero, presenter

Video of Otero porch demolition
Arizona History Museum Research Library, presenter

4:00 pm
Museum closes

*Subject to changes


Admission for a day of genealogy and Otero history presentations on Sunday at the Arizona Historical Society’s (AHS) Museum is the cost of regular museum entrance. Admission can be purchased at the door. Please let AHS staff know you are attending for the Otero History Weekend Event. Cash or credit/debit cards are accepted.

Adults $8
Ages 65+ $6
Adult student $5
Ages 7-17 $4
Ages 6 and younger free with family
AHS Members and Veterans are free

Please support the Arizona History Society and Museum. Their efforts to preserve Arizona history and the Otero home exhibit are important for our future generations.

This is the first time in over 25 years that Otero family descendants from all branches of the family tree will gather in Tucson to celebrate their rich heritage and honor their patriarch Don Torivio de Otero and his accomplishments. Anyone interested in Hispanic Pioneer history will find the presentations informative.


For more information about the event, visit: http://2016oterohistoryweekend.theoteros.com/otero-history-and-genealogy-presentations-january-10-2016.html


January 10, 2016
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Nicola Brownlee


AHS Arizona History Museum
949 E 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
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