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Arizona
Bowie
Fort Bowie National Historic Site
c/o Chiricahua National Monument
Bowie AZ
Phone
520 847-2500
Web Site
http://www.desertusa.com/bow/
Alt Web http://www.nps.gov/fobo/
Description post at the center of the conflict with Geronimo and and Chiricahua Apaches; buildings now ruins -has visitor center with exhibits
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Fort
Era 1886

Arizona
Camp Verde
Montezuma Castle National Monument
Box 219
Camp Verde AZ 86322
Phone 520 567-3322
Web Site http://www.desertusa.com/mzm/
Description 5 story, 20 room Anasazi cliff dwelling on 800 acre site, visitor center with museum
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Cliff Dwellings
Group Identity Native American

Arizona
Florence
McFarland Historical State Park
Main and Ruggles
PO Box 109
Florence AZ 85232
Phone 520 868-5216
Web Site http://florenceaz.org/mcfarlandstatepark/
Description building used for multiple purposes, including first county courthouse dedicated to career of early Arizona leader
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Local History
Building Type Adobe
Collection N-Z POW

Arizona
Ganado
Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site
PO Box 150
Ganado AZ 86505
Phone 520 755-3475
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/hutr/
E-mail HUTR_Ranger_Activities@nps.gov
Alt Web http://www.desertusa.com/hub/
Description trading post 1878 on Navajo reservation is still active, visitor center with rug weaving, Hubbell family home tours
Type of Resource Historic Place
Collection N-Z Rugs
Group Identity Native American
Research /Reading Library
Era 1878

Arizona
Mayer
Arcosanti
Cordes Junction
Mayer AZ 86333
Phone 520 632-7135
Web Site www.arcosanti.org
Description ongoing attempt to construct a city of the future, construction began in 1970
Field of Study/Science Facility Architecture

 

 

  Arizona
Arizona Hall of Fame Museum
1101 W Washington Street
Phoenix AZ  85007
Phone 602 255-2110
Web Site www.dlapr.lib.az.us/museum/hof.htm
E-mail capmus@lib.az.us
Description Arizona State Library Museum Division
Type of Resource Historic Place
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Era 1908

Shemer Art Center and Museum
5005 East Camelback Road
Phoenix AZ 85018
Phone 602 262-4727
Web Site http://www.ci.phoenix.az.us/PARKS/shemer.html
Description mission style adobe house now is a cultural center with classes, concerts, and frequently changing art exhibits
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Adobe
Owner/Operator: Parks & Recreation
Last changed: 02/23/2003
 

  AZ

  Phoenix

  Arizona Capitol Museum

  1700 West Washington

  Phoenix  AZ  85007    

  Phone 602 542-4675

  Web Site http://www.lib.az.us/museum/index.cfm

  E-mail  mailto:capmus@lib.az.us

  Description  restored 1900 capitol building with museum holding exhibits on

                    Arizona territory and early statehoood

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus Building

  Building Type Capitol

  Nature of Group or Site Government

  Era 1900

  New or Updated: 10/21/2006
 

  AZ

  Phoenix

  Deer Valley Rock Art Center

  3711 West Deer Valley Road

  Phoenix  AZ

  Phone  623 582-8007

  Web Site http://www.asu.edu/clas/shesc/dvrac/index.html

  E-mail   mailto:anthweb@asu.edu

  Description  ASU offers tours of and protection for Hedgpeth Hills petroglyph site

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Arts

  Collection N-Z   Sculpture

  Group Identity  Native American

  Owner/Operator:  ASU School of Human Evolution & Social Change

  New or Updated:  7/6/2007


Teeter House at Heritage Square
622 East Adams Street
Phoenix AZ 85004
Phone 602 252-4682
Web Site http://www.phoenix.gov/PARKS/heritage.html
Alt Web http://www.azcama.com/museums/teeter_house.htm
Description Midwestern style bungalow now offers gourmet soups, salads & sandwiches in historic area
Type of Resource Historic Place
Kind of Activity Eating
Era 1899
Last changed: 03/08/2003
 

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Arizona
Scott
Toltec Mounds Archaeological State Park
#1 Toltec Mounds Road
Scott AR 72142
Phone 501 961-9442
Web Site http://www.cast.uark.edu/~shelley/html/parkin/toltecvisitpg.html
Alt Web www.arkansas-adventures.com/stpark.htm
Description Toltec mounds with interpretive center, trail, research laboratory
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Mounds
Group Identity Native American
Era 600-1050
Last changed: 03/08/2003

Arizona
Springerville
Casa Malpais Restoration Project
318 East Main St
PO Box 390
Springervile AZ 85938
Phone 520 333-5375
Web Site www.wmonline.com/attract/casam.htm
Description Ongoing excavation work. Museum and field laboratory open for
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Pueblo
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology

Arizona
Tempe
Tempe Bakery/Hackett House
95 West Fourth Street
Tempe AZ 85281
Phone
602 967-0400
Web Site
http://www.tempe.gov/museum/t2hh.htm
Alt Web
http://www.tempe.gov/museum/hps236.htm
Description originally bakery, then a residence, now holds a sister city organization
Type of Resource Historic Place
Building Type Trade/Craft
Era 1912
Last changed: 03/17/2003

  AZ

  Tonalea

  Navajo National Monument

  HC-71 Box 3

  Tonalea  AZ   86044    

  Phone  928 672-2700

  Web Site http://www.nps.gov/nava/

  Description  three of the most intact Anasazi dwellings, visitor center, two trails,

                    Ranger guides

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type Cliff Dwellings

  Group Identity  Native American

  New or Updated:    8/28/2006
 

  AZ

  Tucson

  Mission San Xavier del Bac

  1950 W San Xavier Blvd

  Tucson  AZ  85746    

  Phone  520 294-2624

  Web Site http://www.sanxaviermission.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@sanxaviermission.org

  Description  White Dove of the Desert,  built near original 1700 church as a series of

                    domes and arches

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Mission

  Era   1783

  New or Updated:  8/26/2006
 

  AZ

  WInslow

  Homolovi Ruins State Park

  N Highway 87

  HCR 63, Box 5

  WInslow  AZ   86047    

  Phone  928 289-4106

  Web Site http://www.pr.state.az.us/parkhtml/homolovi.html

  E-mail  mailto:homolovi@pr.state.az.us

  Description  state run archaeological park with over 340 sites on 4500 acres, visitor

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology

  Group Identity  Native American

  Era 1200-1425

  Owner/Operator:  AZ State Parks

  New or Updated:  9/17/2006
 

  AZ

  Yuma

  Yuma Crossing State Historic Park

  206 North 4th Avenue

  Yuma  AZ   85364    

  Phone 928 329-0471

  Web Site http://www.azparks.gov/Parks/parkhtml/yumacross.html

  Alt Web http://www.desertusa.com/yuma/azyumax.html

  Description  6 restored, 6 replica buildings, transportation focus

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  New or Updated:  10/13/2006
 

  AZ

  Yuma

  Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park

  1 Prison Hill Road

  Yuma  AZ    85364    

  Phone  928 783-4771

  Web Site http://www.azparks.gov/Parks/parkhtml/yuma.html

  Description  prison from 1876-1909, with guard tower, cell blocks, gates

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Building Type  Prison

  Industry /Profession Law Enforcement

  Era 1876

  Owner/Operator:  Arizona State Parks

  New or Updated:   10/24/2006

 
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