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Tucson in Pima County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J.

1645-1711

 
 
Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 19, 2010
1. Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker
Inscription.
Pioneer Jesuit missionary,
Explorer of Northwestern New Spain,
Cartographer, historian and mission builder.

The other original casting, representing Arizona,
is located in the capitol, Washington, D.C.

Sculptor-Suzanne Silvercruys

 
Location. 32° 13.989′ N, 110° 57.459′ W. Marker is in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker is on East 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 949 East 2nd Street., Tucson AZ 85719, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Campbell Greenway (within shouting distance of this marker); University Streetcar Line (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Main (approx. mile away); Cannon-Douglass Residence (approx. 0.3 miles away); George E. P. Smith Residence (approx. 0.3 miles away); U.S.S. Arizona 1916 - Wilber L. "Bill" Bower U of A Outstanding Achievement Awards (approx. 0.3 miles away); USS Arizona Mall Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bicentennial Moon Tree (approx. 0.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tucson.
 
More about this marker. Marker is just to the left of the Arizona Historical Society
Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 19, 2010
2. Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker
Museum entrance.
 
Categories. ExplorationNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 19, 2010
3. Eusebio Francisco Kino, S. J. Marker
An Eusebio Francisco Kino Marker Located in Wesley Bolin Plaza, Phoenix image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner
4. An Eusebio Francisco Kino Marker Located in Wesley Bolin Plaza, Phoenix
Egregio civilizador de la Pimeria
para mantener viva su memoria
y fortalecer la amistad y la
comprension entre nuestros dos
estados, Sonora dono esta estatua
a Arizona, en agosto de 1967
siendo gobernadores, respectivemente y el Senor Jack Williams.
To maintain alive the memory of the
pioneer civilizer of the Pimeria and to
strengthen the ties of friendship
and comprehension between the peoples of
both states, Sonora presented this
statue to Arizona in August of 1967
being governors,
Lic. Luis Encinas
and Hon. Jack Williams Respective
 
 
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