File:Arizona+Land+Grants.jpg

From FamilySearch Wiki
Revision as of 20:29, 11 December 2012 by Sabwoo (talk | contribs) (Licensing: revised category wording)

Jump to: navigation, search
Original file(1,800 × 1,053 pixels, file size: 429 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg)

Summary

Spain established the practice of giving land grants to encourage settlement on the fringes of their rule. Mexico continued this practice. All Spanish and Mexican land grants for present day Arizona were located in the Gadsden Purchase. Stand in downtown Tucson and and look toward the southeast corner of present day Arizona, then turn 90 degrees to the west. All of these Spanish and Mexican Land Grants are located in that triangle.

Licensing

File history

Click on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time.

Date/TimeDimensionsUserComment
current15:22, 11 December 20121,800 × 1,053 (429 KB)Ccsmith (talk | contribs)
  • You cannot overwrite this file.

Metadata