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Days Past

Canyon Diablo Train Robbery

1889—Less than three weeks after the Arizona territorial legislature made train robbery a capital crime, a sensational hold-up made headlines across the young territory.

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Museum News

Sharlot’s WineFest Postponed

We are very sorry to announce the postponement of Sharlot’s WineFest, planned for Saturday, August 21. The rapidly-increasing numbers of the COVID-19 pandemic have put a sharp strain on our event vendors and added a risk to our event that

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Historical

Sharlot’s Personal Library: A Deep Dive

“There’s always something to do in the Archives.” This statement floats between staff and volunteers at the ever-busy Research Center. One ongoing project, among others, is the cataloging of Sharlot Hall’s personal library.

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Museum News

Museum Digest | August 2021

WineFest Pick ‘n’ Pull Donations Wait, you can donate wine? Yes! Our Pick ‘n’ Pull fundraiser at Sharlot’s WineFest lets people pick a “mystery” wine for $20 a chance…and directly benefits the Museum. If you’d like to donate wine to

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