Program examines William Henry Jackson

August 2, 2018

GERING — What experiences led to William Henry Jackson becoming a photographic artist?

Ranger Maggie Vachon will take the audience back in time to explore Jackson’s early life. Discover how his mother and the Civil War helped develop his artistic eye. Through the twists and turns of his life, his artistic talent kept filling his sketchbook. What led him to photography as a career? Join Vachon on Saturday, Aug. 4, in the Scotts Bluff National Monument Visitor Center at 3 p.m. to uncover his journey.

Further information about Scotts Bluff National Monument programs and schedules are available at the visitor center, by calling 308-436-9700 or by visiting our website at http://www.nps.gov/scbl/index.htm or Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/scottsbluffnps.

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