Prescott Corral of Westerners International

Fred Veil Honored with Westerners International’s Living Legends Award

At the May, 2024, Prescott Corral of Westerners’ meeting, Sheriff Shelly Dannatt presented a plaque to long-time Corral member, Fred Veil, commemorating his selection by Westerners International as a recipient of the organization’s Living Legends Award. Past Sheriff of the Prescott Corral, founding member of our annual Western History Symposium, co-creator of the Territorial Times magazine, a contributor to the Arizona History Convention and former Director of the Sharlot Hall Museum, Fred is a true Living Legend both to our organization and to the Prescott community.

 

Upcoming July Meeting

The next regular meeting of the Prescott Corral of Westerners is set for Thursday, July 11, 2024, at the Kuykendall Community Center (formerly Prescott Centennial Center), 1989 Clubhouse Drive near the E.A. Love Airfield.

Cowboy Poets Sponsor Wranglers, Bill & Shari Hill, will make a short presentation about the 2024 Arizona Cowboy Poets Gathering. This will be followed by a performance by the Rusty Pistols Reloaded, who sing about the history, romance and hard life of ranch hands and working cowboys.

Doors open at 5:00 p.m. and dinner begins at 6:15 p.m. Bill & Shari will begin their presentation at 7:00 p.m.  If you have any questions about the program, please contact Sheriff Shelly Dannatt at (515) 554-6049.

 

Western History Symposium

Annually, we host the Western History Symposium, a day-long series of interesting, provocative and informative talks and presentations from noted authors, researchers, historians and educators on a variety of subjects relevant to our western heritage. Now in our 21st year, the Symposium is free to the public. Check out the Symposium tab above for samples of past Symposium presentations (including links to some of the recorded talks), as well as information on the next Symposium.

Roundup

The ROUNDUP, our club newsletter, is published and mailed to members around the middle of each month, and includes announcements of upcoming events. 

Territorial Times

The TERRITORIAL TIMES is a publication of the Prescott Corral, dealing mostly with Arizona territorial and early statehood history.

Western Symposium

The WESTERN HISTORY SYMPOSIUM is conducted annually by members of the Prescott Corral or Westerners International and invited speakers

Membership

If you are interested in Western history, you might be interested in membership in the Prescott Corral. Click link to download application or contact us for more information.