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AHS Arizona History Museum

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AHS Arizona History Museum

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949 E 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85719 United States
(520)628-5774

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September 2016
$3

AHM First Fridays: Book discussion and signing with Elsie Szecsy

September 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Arizona author Elsie Szecsy as she discusses her new book, The Cadet Nurse Corps in Arizona. The new  book details momentous local challenges and achievements from this pivotal era in American medicine. When Congress established the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps during World War II to meet the high demand for medical care,  the first federal women’s education program was created. The trailblazing cadets and innovative healthcare practices at the five participating teaching hospitals in Arizona left a lasting national…

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October 2016
$3

First Friday: Early Bisbee discussion

October 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come learn about Bisbee’s early history with Annie and Richard Graeme. This First Friday event will include a discussion about the town and preview of the book Early Bisbee. The Graeme family’s connection to Bisbee began in 1883 with the arrival of their great-grandfather. Siblings Annie and Richard have built an extensive collection of Bisbee minerals and archival material, including a collection of over 4,000 historic images. In their book, Early Bisbee, the Graeme siblings give readers a unique visual…

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November 2016
$3

First Friday: Tom Jeffords discussion with Doug Hocking

November 4 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join scholar Doug Hocking in a discussion on Tom Jeffords, known for being Cochise’s confidant and negotiator for the Chiracahua Apache. Tom Jeffords owned mines, including the Copper Queen and Bronco Mine, and drilled wells for Tucson’s first water company. Doug will discuss his latest book, The Life and Times of Tom Jeffords, Friend of Cochise, which will be released in the Spring of 2017. Doug Hocking is an independent scholar with interests in American history, ethnology and historical archaeology. Doug…

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Arizona Historical Society Annual Meeting and State Board of Directors Meeting, Tucson

November 5 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Arizona Historical Society Annual Meeting and State Board of Directors Meeting, Tucson AHS Arizona History Museum, 949 E. 2nd St., Tucson, AZ 85719 Phone: 520-628-5774. The Arizona Historical Society Annual Meeting is free and open to the public. There is a fee for lunch and advanced reservations are necessary. AHS members will be mailed Annual Meeting invitations in early October. Details will be in the invitations as well as posted on the AHS website. Prior to November 5th both the…

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December 2016
$3

First Friday: Old Arizona Brass Band Holiday Concert

December 2 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come and enjoy a special holiday concert with the Old Arizona Brass Band at 6pm on Friday, May 6 at First Fridays at the Arizona History Museum. The Old Arizona Brass Band, with period music, instruments, and uniforms, offers a living history representation of military and civilian bands of Arizona Territory times. To find out more about the band, go to oabb.homestead.com Concert included with admission to the museum. Discounted admission begins every Friday from 4-8pm. Must show valid Southern…

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