October – June
Focusing on Arizona History
6:30pm to 8:00pm
The Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary hosts a variety of interesting and informative lectures in our Community Room located on the grounds of the museum.
Lectures are the first Wednesday of the month October through June and are from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.
Lectures are complimentary to the general public and lively discussions are followed after presentations. As always, donations are welcome.
2018 – 2019 Lecture Series
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Community Room, Pueblo Grande Museum
The Globe-Miami Mining District from Prospect to Producer
The Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary invites you to discover the rich and complex history of the Arizona mining towns of Globe and Miami with a presentation The Globe-Miami Mining District from Prospect to Producer, by Jay Spehar, Mining Historian, on February 6, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at Pueblo Grande Museum.
Spehar will discuss the evolution of the mining district from its formative era to its current operations. Get to know some of the companies that have operated in the district and how they impacted the economics and environment of the towns. Learn about the various technologies used for mining as well as the history of management and labor of the mining industries in the area. Spehar will also
share information on ore bodies from this area of Arizona.