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Arizona Historical MarkersHyder Divisional Camp-Horn Divisional Camp Desert Training Center

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This was the largest Army base in the world covering some 18,000 square miles. It stretched from the outskirts of Pomona, California eastward to within 50 miles of Phoenix, Arizona, southward to the suburbs of Yuma, Arizona and northward into Nevada.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 4/13/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersDatelan Army Air Field

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The airfield was established on 1 January 1943 as a United States Army Air Forces training airfield, being under the command of the 3037th Army Air Force Base Unit, AAF Western Flying Training Command.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 4/13/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersBoeing B-50A The "Long Ranger"

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A memorial in Dateland, Arizona to honor the dozen U.S. Air Force personnel who died in a Boeing B-50A bomber crash near Hyder in 1950

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 4/13/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersIn Memory of Harold and Ethelind Woodhouse

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Harold and Ethelind Woodhouse, had come to the Mohawk Valley from Santa Ana, Calif., in a Model T truck in 1925, and at least one skeptic thought they were risk-taking:

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 5/8/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersEl Camino Del Diablo--the Devil's Highway--Yuma, AZ

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Monument designating historic route

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bronco busters

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/28/2008

last visited: 2/6/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersWorld War II Bridge Test Site

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In January 1943 the Yuma Test Branch of the Engineer Board of the Corps of Engineers commenced test operations on fixed and floating bridges at Imperial Dam.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/19/2010

last visited: 10/20/2010

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Arizona Historical MarkersItalians at the Yuma Test Branch

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A group of Italian prisoners-of-war, who were captured in North Africa, pledged their loyalty and support to the United States.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/19/2010

last visited: 10/20/2010

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Arizona Historical MarkersYuma Territorial Prison - Yuma, AZ

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This marker is located right next to the visitor center for the prison.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: Arizona

date approved: 2/28/2013

last visited: 2/28/2013

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Arizona Historical MarkersJose Maria Redondo Commerce Center - Yuma, AZ

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A plaque at the entrance of the Jose Maria Redondo Commerce Center.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/31/2011

last visited: 11/7/2011

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Arizona Historical MarkersThe Blaisdell Slow Sand Filter Washing Machine - Yuma, AZ

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A sign in a parking lot in Yuma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/31/2011

last visited: 12/27/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersSanguinetti Home - Yuma, Arizona

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Located on Madison in the Old-Town Area, museum, gardens, birds, This place is on the AZ Historical Register...

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member GIDEON-X

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/6/2008

last visited: 2/8/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersThe Depot is Relocated - Yuma, AZ

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A sign in the Quartermaster's depot State Historic Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Arizona

date approved: 9/13/2011

last visited: 4/2/2012

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Arizona Historical MarkersOffice of the U. S. Army Depot Quartermaster - Yuma, AZ

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A plaque on the grounds of the Yuma Quartermaster's Depot State Historic Park in Yuma, AZ.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Arizona

date approved: 9/13/2011

last visited: 2/9/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersSouthern Pacific Passenger Coach Car - Yuma, AZ

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A plaque about the Southern Pacific Passenger Coach Car in Yuma, AZ.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/31/2011

last visited: 2/9/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersYuma Crossing Park - Yuma, Arizona

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4th Avenue Just Before The Bridge......Crossing to California

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member GIDEON-X

location: Arizona

date approved: 8/6/2008

last visited: 2/6/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersRobert G. Fowler-First Flight Over Arizona

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Plaque marking landing spot of first flight over the state of Arizona.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bronco busters

location: Arizona

date approved: 7/24/2008

last visited: 2/10/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersYuma Crossing

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This is one of the older Arizona Highway Department markers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/18/2010

last visited: 2/8/2014

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Arizona Historical MarkersHarrisburg Cemetery

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In 1849, a group of pioneers heading for California were slaughtered by Indians. Several months later a party of gold seekers found their bones and buried them on the Harrisburg Cemetery knoll.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 10/24/2011

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersHarrisburg

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Harrisburg may have been referred to as Orville and or Centennial.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/15/2010

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersSalome

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According to Dick Wick Hall ~ Mrs. Salome Pratt took off her shoes and danced across the hot sand that burned her feet. Thus, the town became "Salome ~ where she danced ~ Arizona."

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/15/2010

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersTyson's Well - Old Stage Station

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The original adobe stage station was built in 1866 by Charley Tyson at its present location.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/21/2010

last visited: 3/11/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersTyson's Well

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This marker has nothing whatsoever to do with the former World Heavyweight boxing Champion.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/25/2011

last visited: 3/11/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersThe Last Camp of Hi Jolly

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The camel atop the Pyramid symbolizes the legend of The Red Ghost that roamed the desert, terrorizing man and beast with what amounted to a corpse tied to his back.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/19/2010

last visited: 3/11/2015

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Arizona Historical MarkersQuinn Pass

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Thomas Quinn prospected in the Plomosa Range and lived north of the pass, in a cabin, that bears his name.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 5/19/2010

last visited: never

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Arizona Historical MarkersPioneer Cemetery

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Marker is on Ehrenberg Poston Highway north of Interstate 10.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member leadhiker

location: Arizona

date approved: 6/15/2010

last visited: 2/11/2013

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