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Rediscover Tucson: A Celebration of the Old Pueblo (exhibit)


Dates: July 19, 2010 - September 10, 2010

Location:   Main Library

Contact: Rebecca Blakiston

Description:

What images come to mind when you think of Tucson? Perhaps a combination of adobe houses, prickly vegetation, and Southwestern warmth?

More than just America’s “sunshine city,” Tucson offers an eclectic mix of culture, history, life, and adventure against a backdrop of four breathtaking mountain ranges.

Join the University Libraries in celebrating Tucson’s impressive heritage – and its 235th birthday – as we present the many faces of our wonderful "Old Pueblo.” Explore the many flavors of the West and mingle with old and new Tucson in this exciting new exhibit.

Can't make it to the physical exhibit? View "Rediscover Tucson" online at http://www.library.arizona.edu/exhibits/rediscover

Tucson celebrates its 235th birthday on August 20, 2010. “Rediscover Tucson: A Celebration of the Old Pueblo” is one of many local events dedicated to celebrating Tucson's unique history, cultural diversity, and natural wonders. Visit “Happy Birthday Tucson” for a complete listing of events: www.tucsonsbirthday.org

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