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Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Eusebio Francisco Kino

 
 
Eusebio Francisco Kino Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2006
1. Eusebio Francisco Kino Marker
Inscription. (English version) 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, Respectively.
 
Location. 33° 26.888′ N, 112° 5.707′ W. Marker is in Phoenix, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker is on 17th Street. Touch for map. The marker is located in the Wesley Bolin Plaza, Arizona State Capitol. Marker is in this post office area: Phoenix AZ 85007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Navajo Code Talkers (a few steps from this marker); Arizona's Pioneer Women (a few steps from this marker); Jewish War Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial to Arizona Confederate Troops (within shouting distance of this marker); Father Albert Braun O.F.M. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Arizona Korean War Veterans Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lt. Frank Luke, Jr. (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Phoenix.
 
Categories. Hispanic AmericansNotable Persons
 
Eusebio Francisco Kino-name at the base of the statue image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2006
2. Eusebio Francisco Kino-name at the base of the statue
Eusebio Francisco Kino-statue image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2006
3. Eusebio Francisco Kino-statue
Phoenix Point of Pride-Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, Arizona State Capitol image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, June 15, 2006
4. Phoenix Point of Pride-Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, Arizona State Capitol
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 15, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 185 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 15, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A clearer readable image of the marker. Entering of the Spanish text on marker. • Can you help?
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