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Burros were used to haul water to the residents of Bisbee, Arizona before running water was available in homes.  Here we have a 1905 image of burros transporting water in the upper end of Brewery Gulch. This image is from the photograph collection of the Bisbee Mining & Historical Museum.  Discover more Bisbee, Arizona images and artifacts at www.facebook.com/BisbeeMuseum. #bisbee #arizona #burro #history

Burros were used to haul water to the residents of Bisbee, from Brewery Gulch, before running water was available in homes

Arizona's state flower, Saguaro Cactus Blossom

Arizona Saguaro Cactus Blossom In 1901 the saguaro’s blossom was adopted as the official territorial flower, and later, in it was confirmed as the state flower.

Arizona - 19th Century vintage photo image of cattle watering in the San Pedro River

Arizona - Century vintage photo image of cattle watering in the San Pedro River

PK0209. Bisbee. Arizona. The legend of Bisbee dates back to 1877 when army scout John Dunn found rich copper ore samples in mule pass. Because Dunn was in the Army, he was forbidden to stake a claim. To get around this, Dunn grubstaked a man named George Warren, a first-class alcoholic and miner. Together they opened the Copper Queen Mine. The town however was named after Judge DeWitt Bisbee, a company shareholder, who never visited the town.

PK0209. Bisbee. Arizona. The legend of Bisbee dates back to 1877 when army scout John Dunn found rich copper ore samples in mule pass. Because Dunn was in the Army, he was forbidden to stake a claim. To get around this, Dunn grubstaked a man named George Warren, a first-class alcoholic and miner. Together they opened the Copper Queen Mine. The town however was named after Judge DeWitt Bisbee, a company shareholder, who never visited the town.

Salt River, AZ.  www.azhomebuyerinfo.com

Salt River, AZ. www.azhomebuyerinfo.com

Cover Photo of Arizona Highways - April 1957 The Phoenix "skyline" was dominated by the Westward Ho Hotel.  The population was under 100,000 at the time.

Cover Photo of Arizona Highways - April 1957 The Phoenix "skyline" was dominated by the Westward Ho Hotel. The population was under at the time.

Flagstaff, Arizona. been there is this weather while Adam drove a station wagon with a trailer through it! LOVED it!

been there is this weather while Adam drove a station wagon with a trailer through it!

mountains of Bisbee

mountains of Bisbee

Seligman, AZ: Beautiful Black Mountain views

Seligman, AZ: Beautiful Black Mountain views

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