Erik Berg

Southwest Historian and Writer

My up-coming presentations plus a few other general history events.

Feb 2019

Feb 2
Saturday
1pm

Ghost Towns of the Second World War: Arizona's Historic Military Sites

Salazar Ajo Library
15 W Plaza St. #179, Ajo, AZ 85321 (in the old town plaza)
Salazar Ajo Library website

Feb 21-23
Thu-Sat

An Eagle’s Eye View of the Grand Canyon: The Aerial Photos and Explorations of Charles and Anne Lindbergh

Presented as part of the 2019 Grand Canyon History Symposium
Grand Canyon National Park, Shrine of Ages
Multi-day event with numerous speakers celebrating the 100th anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park.
Grand Canyon History Symposium website


March 2019

March 23
Saturday
1pm

Ghost Towns of the Second World War: Arizona's Historic Military Sites

Phippen Museum
4701 Highway 89 North (a few miles north of Prescott on Highway 89)
Phippen Museum website


April 2019

April 11-14
Thu-Sun

Annual Arizona History Convention

Prescott, Arizona
The great yearly gathering of Arizona historians. I am not presenting this year, but will be chairing a session on transportation.
Arizona History Convention website

Apr 13
Saturday
2pm

Vintage Arizona: The Growth, Death, and Rebirth of a Local Wine Industry

Prescott Public Library
215 East Goodwin St., Prescott, AZ
Prescott Public Library website

Apr 20
Saturday
2pm

Ghost Towns of the Second World War: Arizona's Historic Military Sites

Laughlin Public Library
2840 S. Needles Highway, Laughlin, NV.

October 2019

Oct 19
Saturday
2pm

Ghost Towns of the Second World War: Arizona's Historic Military Sites

Mohave Museum of History and Arts (in conjunction with Sounds of Kingman)
400 West Beale Street, Kingman, Arizona 86401
Sounds of Kingman, Mohave Museum of History and Arts




Recent Past Events

Jan 14
Monday
7pm

Eagles and Archaeologists: The 1929 Lindbergh Southwest Aerial Survey

Performing Arts Center (Apache Junction High School Campus)
2525 S. Ironwood Drive, Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Part of the Apache Junction Unified School District lecture series (admission $5)
AJUSD 2019 Lecture Series Website

Jan 16
Wednesday
1pm

Ghost Towns of the Second World War: Arizona's Historic Military Sites

Arizona Western College, Community Center (Hosted by the Parker Public Library)
1109 Geronimo Ave., Parker, AZ 85344
Parker Public Library events website