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Nogales in Santa Cruz County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ

 
 
Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 26, 2010
1. Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker
Inscription.
Founder of Missions
Man of God
Pioneer Explorer
Astronomer
Rancher Teacher
Cartographer
1645-1711

 
Location. 31° 21.029′ N, 110° 55.697′ W. Marker is in Nogales, Arizona, in Santa Cruz County. Marker can be reached from West Kino Park Place. Click for map. Monument and marker are located in center of loop for State Highway 82 at Grand Avenue. Marker is at or near this postal address: 123 West Kino Park Place, Nogales AZ 85621, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Grand Ave - Frank Reed School (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Camp Stephen D. Little (approx. 0.3 miles away); Commemorating Jacob Isaacson (approx. 1.3 miles away); Montezuma Hotel (approx. 1.3 miles away); John Ward's Ranch (approx. 13.5 miles away); Cady Hall (approx. 16.6 miles away); Patagonia Depot (approx. 16.7 miles away); Mowry Mine (approx. 16.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Nogales.
 
More about this marker. There were two additional plaques at the monument. One on the north side and the other on the west side. These two plaques are now missing.
 
Related markers.
Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 26, 2010
2. Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker
View of marker and sculpture looking north.
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Additional Arizona Markers Commemorating Padre Kino
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.ExplorationNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 26, 2010
3. Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Marker
View of marker and sculpture looking north.
Plaque on Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, January 26, 2010
4. Plaque on Padre Eusebio Francisco Kino SJ Sculpture
Plaque on east side of sculpture.
An Related Eusebio Francisco Kino Marker Located in Wesley Bolin Plaza, Phoenix image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner
5. An Related 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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