Frances Humphrey Lecture Series

Frances Humphrey Lecture Series “Nevada State Prison: 1862-2012” by Glen Whorton

Description: Soon after becoming a state Nevada needed a prison. Abe Curry was quick to lease his property adjacent to the Warm Springs Hotel to the State for this purpose. The Nevada State Prison in this location was open from 1862-2012. This presentation will discuss the long history and interesting characters that have either worked […]

Frances Humphrey Lecture Series “Hair,Makeup, and Me” by Jan Loverin Reschedule

This presentation was previously scheduled for Thursday, January 27th and had to be rescheduled due to weather. Presentation: Putting on your face, or applying makeup, is an activity most women and some men do daily. Curator, Jan Loverin, explores a brief history of this ritual and its meanings – from protecting our eyes from sun […]

Frances Humphrey Lecture Series “Hair, Makeup, and Me” by Jan Loverin

Presentation postponed due to weather. If you are already registered you will receive new event information via email.  Presentation: Putting on your face, or applying makeup, is an activity most women and some men do daily. Curator, Jan Loverin, explores a brief history of this ritual and its meanings – from protecting our eyes from […]