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      November 21, 2019

      Thursday   3:30 PM - 5:30 PM

      2951 South 21st Drive
      Yuma, Arizona 85364

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      Lt. William Emory: The Most Famous Explorer You Never Heard Of

      On Thursday, November 21, Bill Heidner, Museum Curator of the Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, will present “Lt. William Emory: the Most Famous Explorer You Never Heard Of”. The founding of the American West was possible largely to a group of Army officers who belonged to the Corps of Topographical Engineers. Among the most influential was Lt. William Emory. Learn more about a great explorer who gave early American pioneers so much knowledge of the Southwest. This program is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Education | Literary & Books | Organizations & Meetups

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