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April 2018

Education in Early Dixie!!

April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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Schools have changed a great deal since they were established in the early 1860's.  Kathleen Broeder of the Dixie State University Special Collections Department will be our guest speaker on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 10 AM and she will give a presentation about the education in early Dixie and the current education system.  Should be very informative and fun!

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May 2018

Footwear! We have come a long ways…

May 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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How Many Shoes Do You Have? By Jo Lamoreaux Make a list of kinds of footwear for men: hiking boots (high, low, or mid-tops), cowboy boots (lots of choices for style and material), work boots, wading/waterproof boots, dress boots, oxfords, slip-ons, saddle shoes (no horses involved), boat shoes, loafers, sneakers (various materials and styles for walking, running, exercising, or playing).  With the exception of sneakers, most shoes are black or various shades of brown. As are many clothing examples, women…

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September 2018

Who was Robert LeRoy Parker aka: Butch Cassidy?

September 15, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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History of the Parker Family Presented by Dixie Miller, Cowboy Western Shooter and DUP Member

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October 2018

Water Development in Washington County

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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Presented by Craig Booth, Water Conservancy Board

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November 2018

Beadwork

November 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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History of Trade Beads and Beadwork Presented by Marcia Johnson, Expert Beadwork Technician

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January 2019

Did You Know?

January 19 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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It’s January.  A new year, new resolutions to keep or maybe quickly forget, no big holidays on the horizon, cool weather (at least here), what to do? The McQuarrie Memorial Museum can provide a wonderful break from the January blahs. The Daughters of the Utah Pioneers have planned a different type of event on January 19 at 10:00 AM, it is “Did You Know?” This presentation by Patricia Beck Hansen will be filled with fun and interesting facts and stories…

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February 2019

Photography

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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History of Photography, Pioneer Photographers and Early Photos Presented by Lynn Clark, local photographer

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March 2019

Good Guys, Bad Guys and Jails – Early Law Enforcement

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Good Guys, Bad Guys and Jails, Dixie's early law enforcement Presented by Kelly Larson, local retired Law Officer

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April 2019

Early Maps and Mapmakers

April 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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History of Mapmaking, Early Maps in Utah's Dixie and uses in Genealogy Research. Presented by Kathleen Broeder, DSU Special Collections Librarian

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May 2019

Pioneer Fashions During the years of 1850-1870

May 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McQuarrie Memorial Museum, 145 North 100 East
St. George, UT 84770 United States
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Presented by Carla Avant and Belinda Wire

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