Near Gila River in Pinal county, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Gila River Indian Reservation
Erected 1965 by Arizona Development Board, Arizona Highway Department.
Location. 33° 1.698′ N, 111° 46.302′ W. Marker is near Gila River, Arizona, in Pinal county. Marker can be reached from Interstate 10 at milepost 183. Click for map. Marker is located at the Westbound rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Casa Grande AZ 85122, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gadsden Purchase (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Gadsden Purchase (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Gila River Indian Reservation (approx. 1.2 miles away); Honoring Native American Women Veterans (approx. 3.9 miles away); Dedicated to Ira H. Hayes USMC (approx. Military Order Purple Heart of the U.S.A. (approx. 3.9 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory of Matthew B. Juan (approx. 3.9 miles away); Gila River Internment Center - Rivers, Arizona (approx. 7.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gila River.
More about this marker. A duplicate marker is located at the Eastbound Rest Area 1.2 miles west of this marker.
Also see . . .
1. Pima Tribal History. (Submitted on July 30, 2010.)
2. Maricopa Indian Tribe History. (Submitted on July 30, 2010.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Places •
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