Museum Library & Archives

Come join us for another special presentation
Eric “Conrad” Jackson, a twenty-one year veteran firefighter, will be presenting Firefighting in Territorial Prescott: Pulling Your Weight and will discuss the challenges of fighting fires in early Arizona with hand-drawn fire-hose carts, the 130-year history of the Prescott Fire Department, and the transition from volunteer to paid fire protection service.
This free lecture and book signing is Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 2pm
in the Sharlot Hall Theater located inside the Lawler Exhibit Center
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We are currently in the process of re-cataloging and digitizing many of the items in the archives. For this reason, you may see some webpages in our old website design while we convert to our new electronic catalog system and webpage design. Thank you for your understanding.

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