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

Site of Arizona's Second Territorial Capitol

 
 
Site of Arizona's Second Territorial Capitol Marker image. Click for full size.
1. Site of Arizona's Second Territorial Capitol Marker
Inscription. An adobe building at this site housed Arizona's Government from 1868 – 1877, when Tucson was capitol of the territory. One of the meeting rooms of this second territorial capitol became the home of the pioneer Drachman family.

Source: Historical Markers within the Arizona Department of Transportation Right of Way. Prepared by: Roadside Development Section, April 1, 1997
 
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 32° 13.193′ N, 110° 58.275′ W. Marker was in Tucson, Arizona, in Pima County. Marker was on West Ochoa Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker location was on the south side of West Ochoa Street, between the convent and South Stone Avenue. Marker was in this post office area: Tucson AZ 85701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Corral Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles O. Brown House (about 400 feet away); Jackson Street (about 400 feet away); Ochoa Street (about 500 feet away); Convent Street (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Convent Street
West Ochoa Street, between the convent and South Stone Avenue. image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, October 22, 2011
2. West Ochoa Street, between the convent and South Stone Avenue.
(about 600 feet away); August 20th Park (about 600 feet away); Scott Avenue (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tucson.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 469 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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