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When:
July 7, 2018 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
2018-07-07T16:30:00-06:00
2018-07-07T18:00:00-06:00
Where:
The Raton Museum
108 South 2nd Street
Raton, NM 87740
USA
Contact:
The Raton Museum
575-445-8979
THE COLFAX COUNTY WAR a lecture by Stephen Zimmer @ The Raton Museum

THE RATON MUSEUM presents OUR COLORFUL HISTORY

Please see attached release for upcoming lecture to be held at the Raton Museum on Saturday, July 7th at 4:30pm

THE COLFAX COUNTY WAR
a lecture by Stephen Zimmer
At the Raton Museum on July 7 historian Stephen Zimmer will survey the events that led up to the confrontations of the war which was one of the most famous in the history of the American West.  Relying on first person accounts and extensive research he will detail episodes of the discord and the resultant aftermath that has shaped the hsitory of  Colfax County to the present day.
 
Zimmer is the former Director of Museums at Philmont Scout Ranch and has been studying and writing about the history of North Eastern New Mexico for more than 30 years.  He is the author of 10 books including “For Good or Bad: People of the Cimarron Country”.
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