“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Ajo, Arizona

Clickable Map of Pima County, Arizona and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Pima County, AZ (308) Cochise County, AZ (137) Graham County, AZ (16) Maricopa County, AZ (213) Pinal County, AZ (105) Santa Cruz County, AZ (27) Yuma County, AZ (60)  PimaCounty(308) Pima County (308)  CochiseCounty(137) Cochise County (137)  GrahamCounty(16) Graham County (16)  MaricopaCounty(213) Maricopa County (213)  PinalCounty(105) Pinal County (105)  SantaCruzCounty(27) Santa Cruz County (27)  YumaCounty(60) Yuma County (60)
Tucson is the county seat for Pima County
Ajo is in Pima County
      Pima County (308)  
      Cochise County (137)  
      Graham County (16)  
      Maricopa County (213)  
      Pinal County (105)  
      Santa Cruz County (27)  
      Yuma County (60)  
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1 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — Ajo Train Depot
. . . Map (db m195865) HM
2 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — Curley School
Curley School built 1919 has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior January 31, 2008Map (db m195863) HM
3 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — Old Clarkston Cemetery
Pursuant to judgement rendered in the Superior Court of the State of Arizona, in and for the County of Pima, Case no. 30813, The bodies of persons buried in the Old Clarkston Cemetery which lay approximately 1700 feet northwest of this point, have . . . Map (db m82935) HM
4 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — The Ajo Mining District
Americans first worked the copper deposits at Ajo in 1854, one year after the Gadsden Purchase. These early American miners found abandoned workings and crude mining tools as mute evidence of earlier mining in the district. During the next half . . . Map (db m30802) HM
5 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — The City of Ajo
Ajo was first located on the ground that later became the open pit mine. The modern city was founded in its present location in 1917 coincident with the beginning of large scale mining of the copper deposits. Ajo is the home of the New . . . Map (db m30759) HM
6 Arizona, Pima County, Ajo — 10 — The Mine Manager's HouseAjo, Arizona
The mine manager’s house was built in 1919 by John O. Greenway, General Manager of Calument & Arizona Mining Co. Michael Curley, the first occupant lived here until his retirement in 1939. Of the 14 subsequent managers, 12 lived in this house. It . . . Map (db m83227) HM
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Feb. 27, 2024