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Siri Finds Ancient Petroglyph Sites If You Just Ask
Your phone can do amazing thing but did you know it could do this ? #mad history #petroglyphs #native americans # arizona history
Arizona given back to Mexico , Zimmerman Telegraph
The US government intercepted a telegraph going to Mexico claiming if they helped in the war effort they would be given back the southwest .
Cowboy Mummy found in the Arizona Desert
This is the unusual story of a cowboy mummy found in the Arizona Desert . It somehow made its way to a sideshow circus .
Ghost Ships in the Desert
People have claimed to see ships in the desert for hundreds of years . It is actually possible that this could be true . Many of the lakes in the deserts of California have dried up and it is possible at one time ships could get there thru the sea of Cortez . People have claimed that Spanish ships looking for black pearls made there way there .
Date Palms for Kings
In Dateland Arizona is some amazing history of one particular fruit The famed Medjool date might not exist at all today if it were not for the extraordinary efforts taken in the 1920s by a botanist from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Dr. Walter Swingle. It was on the verge of extinction in Morocco. transported to the United States, and planted in the southern Arizona desert.
First Person to Walk Across the US
Estevanico ("Little Stephen") 1500–1539), was the first African to explore North America.He was a slave that was on a ship traveling around Florida and it capsized . Stephen traveled all the way across the US and down to Mexico City . The Spanish hired him as a guide on there expedition to the US . Sadly he was killed by the natives .