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Wickenburg, Arizona Historical Markers

 
Everett Bowman Marker image, Touch for more information
By Bill Kirchner, March 19, 2010
Everett Bowman Marker
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Everett BowmanAll-Around Champion Cowboy of the World — Years 1935 & 1937
b. July 12, 1899 Hope, NM d. October 25, 1971 Wickenburg, AZ -Known as the cowboy's cowboy -Admired and revered by townsfolk Father and organizer of Turtle Association 1936 which became the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association -1937 . . . — Map (db m29473) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Garcia SchoolBuilt 1905
Has been entered in the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior Little remains of the old one room schoolhouses built of log, adobe, frame or brick which proliferated across Arizona in . . . — Map (db m29476) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Henry Wickenburg1819-1905
Founder of the Vulture Mine and town of Wickenburg Sculptor Clyde Ross Morgan Commission by the Wickenburg Rotary Club — Map (db m29474) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — The Jail Tree
From 1863 to 1890 Outlaws were chained to this tree for lack of a Hoosegow- - Escapes were unknown — Map (db m29475) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — The Old Brick Post Office
The Old Brick Post Office Has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior — Map (db m29471) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Vulture Gold Mine
In 1863 Austrian Henry Wickenburg discovered gold, legend has it, while retrieving a vulture he had shot. The vulture mine went on to become one of Arizona's richest gold mines and sparked the development of Arizona and the city of Phoenix. In the . . . — Map (db m40319) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Vulture Mine
Discovered in 1863 by Henry Wickenburg and his Burro To supply the needs of the mines and protecting military camps, the Salt River Valley irrigated agricultural industry was developed. The Vulture Mine produced 10 millions in gold and was the . . . — Map (db m29477) HM
Arizona (Maricopa County), Wickenburg — Wickenburg Massacre
. . . — Map (db m29478) HM

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