Brown Bag History Talk

George Whitehead - "Healers, Quacks and Elixirs"

118 S Railroad Ave
Willcox, AZ 85643
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Event Start
12:00 PM on Sep 10, 2020
Event End
1:00 PM on Sep 10, 2020

This presentation began as an effort to establish biographies on all the medical doctors that practiced in Benson and grew from there to include "Healers, Quacks and Elixirs". Since 1540, southern Arizona has seen a variety of men of medicine, medicine men and medicines. Join us for a free wheeling romp through the pages of medical history.

Event Start
12:00 PM on Thursday, September 10, 2020
Event End
1:00 PM on Thursday, September 10, 2020
The Palace, Willcox, Az
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George Whitehead's roots go deep in Cochise County where his grandfather operated the pusher locomotive out of Benson. He has chronicled the history of the San Pedro Valley from 47 million years ago to this century. For the past five years he has been working on the Arizona Memory Project for the Amerind Foundation.

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116 S Railroad Ave, Willcox, AZ
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