Early Tucson (Az) (Images Of America)
Tucson is a history of time and a river. The roots of prehistoric habitation run deep along the Santa Cruz River, reaching back thousands of years. Later the river attracted 17th-century Spanish explorers, who brought military government, the church, and colonists to establish the northern outpost of their New World empire. Later still, American westward expansion drew new settlers to the place ca...
Series: Images of America
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (November 24, 2008)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 864317
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“Having lived near downtown Tucson Arizona for the past 41 years I've always been curious about the layout of the town and the older more historic buildings, of which unfortunately fewer and fewer are still standing, and wondered about their origin an...”
led Tucson. Today Tucson is a bustling multicultural community of more than one million residents. These images from the photographic archives of the Arizona Historical Society tell the stories of individuals and cultures that transformed a 19th-century frontier village into a 20th-century desert city.