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Feb 1

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

Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 AM

Prescott Public Library
215 E. Goodwin Street
Prescott, AZ 86303

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.

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