Peter MacMillan Booth, Ph.D., comes from a fifth-generation Western family. He was born in Denver, grew up in south Texas, spent much of his adult career in Arizona and Oregon and now lives in Grand Junction, Colorado. Peter graduated with his B.A. from the University of Texas, his M.A. from the University of Arizona, and his Ph.D. from Purdue University, all in history. His focus has been late 19th- and early 20th-century United States, American West, and Native American history. Peter has served as Assistant Director of Education at the Arizona Historical Society in Tucson, Education Director at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in Wickenburg, Arizona, Senior Research Associate with the educational assessment group ATI, and Executive Director at the Willamette Heritage Center at The Mill. He currently is Executive Director of the Museums of Western Colorado in Grand Junction.
Join YPN at noon on Tuesday, June 13th, to learn more about Peter, his roving career and how his multi-state experiences influence his current position leading the Museums of Western Colorado.
Please register for this event on YPN's Event Page.