History Highlights: OTM’s Seasonal Program Series
The Old Trails Museum offers a quarterly program series entitled History Highlights that features Northern Arizona historical topics. Visit our History Highlights page for details and images of all the speakers, exhibits, and programs that OTM has presented so far.
In conjunction with the 2016 High Desert Fly-In and Gala on July 29 and 30, the Old Trails Museum offered its 2016 Summer History Highlight on Friday, July 29, at 5 pm at the Winslow Visitors Center/Hubbell Trading Post, 523 West Second Street. Historian Erik Berg gave a free presentation of The Eagle and the Archaeologists: The Lindbergh’s 1929 Aerial Survey of Southwest Prehistoric Sites. (Above: The Lindberghs in the open cockpit of their Curtiss Falcon biplane in 1929. Photo courtesy of Robert Bradley)
High Desert Fly-In of Winslow, Arizona
OTM partners on the High Desert Fly-In, a free annual event when residents, tourists, and pilots from around the country are invited to Winslow’s historic airport to enjoy airplanes, history, food, and more. For information about the 2016 High Desert Fly-In and Gala, go to the High Desert Fly-In website and Facebook page. OTM debuted an exhibit at the 2014 event, Flying through History: The Winslow-Lindbergh Regional Airport, which tells the airport’s story from its celebrated beginnings through the present day.