Quantcast
Home / Times Past / The Civil War: Way Out West (access required)

The Civil War: Way Out West (access required)

Originally commissioned by the self-styled father of Arizona Charles D. Poston to get more investments in his mining company, this sketch shows Picacho Peak circa 1865, just as the Union and Confederate soldiers involved in the conflict there would have seen it.April 15 means little more than tax day for modern Americans. However, for troops ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

 

x

Check Also

7-21-times-past

The Man from Scotland

In 1881, Henry Lesinsky, one of the owners of the Arizona Copper Company in Clifton, recorded the arrival of some foreign investors, “. . . ...