“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 Benson, Arizona

Clickable Map of Cochise 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> Cochise County, AZ (137) Graham County, AZ (16) Greenlee County, AZ (9) Pima County, AZ (309) Santa Cruz County, AZ (27) Hidalgo County, NM (15)  CochiseCounty(137) Cochise County (137)  GrahamCounty(16) Graham County (16)  GreenleeCounty(9) Greenlee County (9)  PimaCounty(309) Pima County (309)  SantaCruzCounty(27) Santa Cruz County (27)  HidalgoCountyNew Mexico(15) Hidalgo County (15)
Bisbee is the county seat for Cochise County
Benson is in Cochise County
      Cochise County (137)  
      Graham County (16)  
      Greenlee County (9)  
      Pima County (309)  
      Santa Cruz County (27)  
      Hidalgo County, New Mexico (15)  
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1 Arizona, Cochise County, Benson — Benson Jail1938 - 2006
These doors and windows were used to build a jail on the Northwest corner of Huachuca & 5th Street during April – May 1938. Needing jail material, Benson obtained approval to remove cell doors & windows from the no longer used jail in . . . Map (db m48508) HM
2 Arizona, Cochise County, Benson — Benson Pioneer CemeteryKnown as "7th Street Cemetery" — 1881-1975 —
This land was deeded to the City of Benson as a cemetery by the Pacific Improvement Company, the California based land company of the Southern Pacific Railroad, in March 1929. Burial plots were sold to residents by the City of Benson and the . . . Map (db m48512) HM
3 Arizona, Cochise County, Benson — Four miles southeast at Council RocksApache peace treaty with Cochise was ratified in 1872
Near Dragoon Springs on October 12, 1872, General O.O. Howard and Cochise, Chief of the Chiricahua Apache Indians, ratified a peace treaty ending years of warfare between that tribe and the white settlers. Cochise's stronghold was hidden deep in the . . . Map (db m27877) HM
4 Arizona, Cochise County, Benson — Mormon BattalionLDS Church
Dec 14, 1846 Last camp on San Pedro Turned west toward Tucson Erected 1960Map (db m27878) HM
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Jun. 12, 2024