On Thursday, Nov. 21, Bill Heidner, Museum Curator of the Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, will present “Lt. William Emory: The Most Famous Explorer You Never Heard Of.”
The founding of the American West was possible largely to a group of Army officers who belonged to the Corps of Topographical Engineers. Among the most influential was Lt. William Emory.
Learn more about a great explorer who gave early American pioneers so much knowledge of the Southwest.
This program is open to the public. There is no charge to attend.