Explore Palm Springs: Western Art at the Autry

Sonny Bono, Frank Bogert pitch in to help fundraiser

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The “Western Art at the Autry” art show and auction, held March 2-4, 1990, at the Gene Autry Hotel featured paintings by local artists Paul Grimm and Charles Craig.

The funds generated at the auction benefited the Palm Springs Historical Society. Lending their support for the charitable endeavor was former Palm Springs Mayor Frank Bogert, the current Mayor Sonny Bono and Elizabeth Kieley, president of the Palm Springs Historical Society.

There is a multitude of ways to learn more about Palm Springs, which turned 75 in 2013.

One of the more intriguing methods is by exploring the city’s history.

The Palm Springs Historical Society will share a weekly story whose time and place corresponds with today.

The Palm Springs Historical Society is located at 221 S. Palm Canyon Drive. Visit www.pshistoricalsociety.org for more information.

 

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