Category Archives: Business Meetings

Our last meeting, October 21, 2017 – Major Ron Gold, Speaker

Guest speaker Major Ron Gold  presented the history of the Arizona Rangers. The Arizona Rangers were established in 1901 and provided law enforcement in territorial Arizona until 1909. Patagonian Chapo Beaty served as an Arizona Ranger during this time.

August 31, 2017 – Business Meeting

The quarterly meeting of the Museum members was held on August 31st at 7 pm in the Library. In lieu of a speaker, German Quiroga presented a gallery of the photos the community has donated for use in upcoming displays.

April 21, 2017 – Bernard Siquieros, Speaker

The Patagonia Museum met for a brief business meeting on Friday, April 21. at 3pm in the Patagonia Public Library. Our guest speaker was Bernard G. Siquieros, an enrolled member of the Tohono O’odham Nation and the Curator of Education at Himdag Ki: Hiking, Hemu, Im B I-Ha’ap, the Tohono O’odham Nation’s Cultural Center and […]

February 11, 2017 – Dr. Deni Seymour, Speaker

Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 10:30 am Patagonia Public Library Following Father Kino’s Footsteps in the Sonoita Valley   Anthropologist Dr.Deni Seymour discussed the early Patagonia people (Sobaipuri-O’odham) circa 1690 – 1770 . The Sonoita Valley has a rich past spanning the prehistoric era into the historic. The valley’s character has been shaped by human-environment […]

Jan 21, 2017 – Annual Meeting – Doug Kupel, Speaker

The Patagonia Museum Annual Meeting was held in the Patagonia Public Library on January 21, 2017. Officers selected for 2017 were: German Quiroga, President; Bob Ollerton, Vice-President; Maureen DeLaOssa, Secretary; Mary Jane Pottebaum, Treasurer; Bob Bergier and Ralph Schmitt, Members-at-Large. Doug Kupel, our guest speaker , noted that the schoolhouses under our care as well […]

September 30, 2016 – Dr. John Langellier, Speaker

Friday, September 30, at 6 pm in the Tin Shed Theater, Patagonia The Patagonia Museum met for a brief business meeting followed by Dr. John Langellier as our guest speaker. Dr. Langellier spoke on the Buffalo Soldiers and his most current book: “Fighting for Uncle Sam”. Buffalo Soldiers were first posted at Fort Huachuca during the […]