Museum Library & Archives

Come join us for a special presentation

“Life Between Dust and Clouds: A Conversation among Ranch Women”
Sally Harper Bates will trade stories and remarks along with her mother and other ranch women about ranch life in Yavapai County.  Sally is a recognized ‘cowboy poet’ and will read poems from her award-winning book. 
This free lecture, plus book signing, is Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 11am
in the Sharlot Hall Theater located inside the Lawler Exhibit Center
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