The first Christmas celebrated in Globe was in 1877.  This post is a video using a diaorama carved from wood by Bob Williamson, images from the museum’s photo collection and a narration of the 1877 story. https://gilahistoricalmuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Christmas1878EditedAudioWM.mp4

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The Old West Highway, where history still lives. Travel in the footsteps of legends of the west. Experience 600 years of western history. Take U. S. 60 and 70 between Apache Junction, AZ. And Lordsburg, NM. The Old West Highway wanders through history, weaving an irregular path between fact and legend while following the trails…

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Our museum deals with artifacts, history of “Our Towns”, mining, people that lived here in the past, old houses, businesses and their owners that have come and gone and stories. My favorite part of working with our museum is the stories that people share: the remember when stories. I have found that re-remembering is why…

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