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Sierra Vista (access required)

In 1877, Fort Huachuca was established at the cradle of the Huachuca Mountains in southeastern Arizona Territory. Its mission was to protect settlers from Apache attacks and secure the United States border with Mexico. However, its rugged isolation did not encourage settlement, and for many years the few civilians who lived in the area occupied ...

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