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Arizona Humanities Lecture: Dauntless Courage and Boundless Ambition: The Life of Buckey O'Neill

  • When: Thursday, February 1, 2018, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Prescott Public Library
  • Cost: Not available
  • Website: Visit
  • Age limit: All ages
  • Categories: Community

Award-winning writer and educator Kevin Schindler presents the life of one of Arizona's legendary pioneers, Buckey O'Neill. Whether chasing train robbers across the Arizona frontier, promoting the Grand Canyon as a tourist destination, or reforming education practices while serving as a school superintendent, he lived with an eye toward helping Arizona mature from an untamed western territory to a creditable state. Funding provided by the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. Additional funding provided by the Arizona Humanities Council.