Quantcast
Home / Times Past / Marcos de Niza Memorial (access required)

Marcos de Niza Memorial (access required)

Fray Marcos de Niza’s explorations led directly to the expedition of Francisco Vazquez de Coronado, who laid claim to the entire Southwest in the name of the Spanish crown and who was the forerunner of European settlement of Arizona. Spain settled the New World in the name of the three Gs – Gold, God and Glory. ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

*

 

x

Check Also

AZ-capitol4-629

Live Blog: The 54th Legislature comes to a close

After 134 days in the 2019 legislative session, things are finally starting to wrap up.