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Arizona Historical MarkersMormon Batallion Passed Here

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The Mormon Battalion was activated on July 1846 to assist in the war with Mexico. They traveled from Council Bluffs, Iowa to San Diego, California. The Battalion was deactivated in July, 1847.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/6/2011

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersMormon Battalion

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The Mormon Battalion was the only religious unit in American military history, serving from July 1846 to July 1847 during the Mexican-American War. The battalion made a grueling 2000 mile march from Council Bluffs, Iowa to San Diego, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/14/2010

last visited: 1/26/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersDouglas International Airport

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The first and only truly international airport in the America's, Douglas International Airport began operations in 1929. The Douglas airfield was connected with the Auga Prieta, Mexico, airport by a common north-south runway.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersLibrary Hall the Douglas Public Library

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This was one of the first buildings in Douglas. It has been in continuous use for over 80 years and moved twice. The first time it was moved was from Pan American & 10th St. to 10th St. and F Ave. The last move was to make room for the Post Office.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersDouglas Police Headquarters

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Built as the El Paso & Southwestern Railroad Depot, the two story Beaux Arts Classic Revival style depot saw as many as eight passenger trains a day in the 1920's.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: 6/15/2012

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Arizona Historical MarkersGeronimo Surrender Monument

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On Route 80 south of Rodeo, New Mexico, near Apache, Arizona, stands a marker commemorating Geronimo's surrender. A short distance south of the marker is a road which leads east and then south/southeast to the actual surrender site.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: 6/17/2012

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Arizona Historical MarkersMormon Battalion

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The Mormon Battalion was the only religious unit in American military history, serving from July 1846 to July 1847 during the Mexican-American War. The battalion made a grueling 2000 mile march from Council Bluffs, Iowa to San Diego, California.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/14/2010

last visited: 4/5/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersSoldiers Hole

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Soldier's Hole was a stop on the Butterfield Stage route about 20 miles east of Tombstone and about 25 miles north of the Mexican border. It got its name from the fact soldiers and Apaches often camped beside its watering hole.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: 10/12/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersJohn Ringo

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For more than a century, mystery and controversy have circulated about the details of Ringo's demise, making his death one of the most hotly debated deaths in Old West history. This site is on private property. Please obey all signs.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/17/2010

last visited: 4/22/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersThe Lavender Pit

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The Lavender Pit is part of the Copper Queen Mine, run by the Phelps Dodge Corporation from 1879 to 1975. The abandoned pit covers 300 acres, is 950 feet deep, and is a result of the removal of 351 million tons of material.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/14/2010

last visited: 7/11/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersBrewery Gulch

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Brewery Gulch was once the liveliest spot between El Paso, Texas and San Francisco, California. There were over 50 bars and brothels running 24 hours a day to accommodate the miners coming and going from various shifts in the mines.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/13/2010

last visited: 7/11/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersPhelps Dodge General Office Building

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The building was the headquarters of the Phelps Dodge mining company from 1896 to 1961. It is located at Copper Queen Plaza on Main Street at Brewery Gulch. The building now houses the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/13/2010

last visited: 7/11/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersCopper Queen Plaza

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The extent of the power and influence of the copper mining industry in Bisbee's early history is evident here in the Copper Queen Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/13/2010

last visited: 5/3/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersLehner Mammoth Kill Site

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The Lehner Mammoth Kill site was donated to the Interior Department Bureau of Land Management by the Lehner family.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member outwest63

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/25/2011

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersSulphur Springs

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Active area from 400 AD.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Arizona

date approved: 3/11/2009

last visited: 10/13/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersSacred Heart Church

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A State and National Historic Landmark Catholic Church in Tombstone, AZ, dating from 1881.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Scrawlinn

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/22/2008

last visited: 5/26/2013

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Arizona Historical MarkersTombstone Engine Company No. 1 - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic former firehouse now converted to senior center in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersOriental Saloon - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic former saloon now store in the Tombstone Historic District in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersGood Enough Mine - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for mine that started it all in the Tombstone mining era.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersVogan's Saloon & Bowling Alley - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic saloon in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersMormon Battalion Campsite

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Though it never fought a battle, the Mormon Battalion, a volunteer unit in the 1846 U.S. campaign against Mexico, earned a place in the history of the West.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/10/2010

last visited: 8/18/2013

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Arizona Historical MarkersGrand Hotel - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic former hotel and saloon now bar in the Tombstone Historic District in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: 11/29/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersSouthern Pacific Train Depot - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic former railroad depot now library in the Tombstone Historic District in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersRose Tree Museum - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for museum with historic world record rosebush in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/25/2013

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersCan Can Restaurant - Tombstone, Arizona

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Marker for historic former restaurant now photography studio in the Tombstone Historic District in Tombstone, Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/24/2013

last visited: never

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