Dr. Chandler and the Land Fraud that Bulit the Valley

  • Location: Sunset Library
  • 4930 W. Ray Rd.
  • Chandler, AZ
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  • April 29, 2017
  • Location: 4930 W. Ray Rd., Sunset Library, AZ
  • Phone: (480) 782-2751
  • Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Price: $0
As part of the Our Stories Speaker Series, attendees will learn about Chandler's early history and understand how people acquired land. Chandler Museum Administrator Jody Cargo will discuss how Dr. AJ Chandler facilitated business deals as he sold land and reacquired it when people couldn't pay their mortgage. Some of the topics will include the Desert Land Act of 1877 and the Land Sale Day in Chandler in 1912.
Dr. Chandler and the Land Fraud that Bulit the Valley