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Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Lunch and Learn: Utah Mining History

Presented by University of Utah Continuing Education and Community Engagement: OSHER Program at Commanders House, Salt Lake City UT

Oct 21 2015
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Lunch and Learn: Utah Mining History

Chris Rohrer, Senior Reclamation Specialist, Utah Abandoned Mine Reclamation Program

Utah has a rich and varied mining history. Abraham Lincoln once predicted that Utah would become the “treasure house of the nation” and his words have come true. Utah is a perennial leader in mineral production over a wide range of commodities: silver, gold, copper, iron, salt, coal, uranium, and more. Mining transformed Utah’s economy, culture, and landscape. It injected diversity and technology into a

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If you’re 50 or better you are invited!
Lunch and Learn lectures are wonderful opportunities to meet Osher members and experience a bit of the program first hand. Bring a friend and a brown bag lunch and join us for these informative, interesting lectures. They are free!
Come early to visit and enjoy your lunch before the speaker starts. Speakers start promptly at noon. All lectures are held at the Commander’s House, Ft. Douglas.

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Commanders House

1965 De Trobriand Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84112

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