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National Parks Store: The Spanish in the New World


Jack will tell the story of Spain’s experience here in the New World, including the early Spanish history in what is now the United States, the famous men like Coronado, Kino, and Anza, and most importantly the story of the presidio system.

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This comprehensive talk, presented by Jack Lasseter, about the Spanish history here in the New World is intended as a precursor to our popular upcoming tour on December 10th to the Presidio San Agustin del Tucson (the Spanish presidio in downtown Tucson). Jack will tell the story of Spain’s experience here in the New World, including the early Spanish history in what is now the United States, the famous men like Coronado, Kino, and Anza, and most importantly the story of the presidio system. Why was there a presidio here in Tucson? Why is it important? Come and hear this important part of our history.



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Event Tags: Arizona, educational, presentation, Spanish, Tucson

Date:
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Time:
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Place:
The National Parks Store
12880 N. Vistoso Village Dr.
Tucson, AZ 85755 United States
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Contact:
520-622-6014
Cost:
$5 (members)
$5 (non-members)

To reserve seats, please call 520-622-6014 during business hours, beginning one week prior to the event.

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