Sonoran Surveys: The Map Collection of Robert Lenon Exhibit Opening

12 Jun

Join us for the opening of the Sonoran Surveys: The Map Collection of Robert Lenon Exhibit Opening!!

Today Friday June 12, 2015 — 4:30pm – 6:00pm
Refreshments will be provided and archivists will be on hand to discuss the exhibit and provide a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the collection.
Robert Lenon was a surveyor and mining engineer from Patagonia, Arizona. In addition to creating a vast number of maps depicting mining resources in the Sonoran desert region of Southern Arizona and Northern Mexico, Lenon Collected historical maps dating back to the mid-1800s. The exhibit will feature highlights from the map collection and items from Lenon’s engineering office.

Admission is $1 with local ID — we are located at 949 E. 2nd Street Tucson, AZ 85719
Parking is one block west of the museum in the Arizona Historical Society garage at the northeast corner of E. 2nd Street and N. Euclid Avenue. Use the E. 2nd Street entrance to the parking garage. Parking is free for museum and library visitors (validated in the museum).

For more information contact please call (520) 617 – 1157

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