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Jun 1

Arizona Humanities Lecture: On the Arizona Frontier Ranch Medicine

Thursday, June 1, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM

Prescott Public Library
215 E. Goodwin St.
Prescott, AZ 86303

Jody Drake, local historian from Prescott, will share how families were responsible for their own medical care on the frontier with the help of native plants and other techniques, such as chewing a little willow bark for a headache or getting vitamin C from pine needles. Funding provided by the Friends of the Prescott Public Library. Additional funding provided by the Arizona Humanities Council.

Contact info:
Ask A Librarian
9287771526
ask.librarian@prescott-az.gov
www.prescottlibrary.info