* Salon and Saloon – A Lecture Series - Sept. 29th, 2 p.m.

2:00 at The Dusty Monk Pub "Multi-Cultural Marriages in Tucson, 1856-1900" Featuring Dr. Jim Turner After the Gadsden Purchase of 1854, the cultural blending between Mexicans and Euro-Americans through marriage was similar to other Southwest towns in the Southwest but in many ways the Tucson experiences were unique. With the help of diaries, memoirs, old newspapers, and official records, this presentation examines Tucson’s multi-cultural marriages and their effect on today’s culture. Price: $5 at the door.