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    • The front doors to the Arizona Military Museum.

    • The front doors to the Arizona Military Museum.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ARIZONA MILITARY HISTORY

      Other than the indigenous inhabitants who populated what is now Arizona in prehistoric times, the Spanish Conquistadors were the first "military" to explore what is now Arizona in the 16th century. In their quest...
    • Conquistador

    • Conquistador
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Image of Conquistador display.
    • Spanish-colonial tropa ligera.

    • Spanish-colonial tropa ligera.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD

      The Spanish Colonial Period covers the period 1739 (the discovery of the Arizonac mine) through 1856 (the arrival of the American military in Tucson).

      Prior to the Reglamentos of 1772 (Regulations of...
    • U.S.--Mexican War Mexican soldier.

    • U.S.--Mexican War Mexican soldier.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • TUCSON PRESIDIO AND MEXICAN WAR

      In 1821, Mexico won its independence from Spain after a decade of war. The revolution had bankrupted the national treasury, and funds that had supported missions, presidios, and Apache peace...
    • Map of U.S. Mormon Battalion march.

    • Map of U.S. Mormon Battalion march.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • MORMON BATTALION AND TUCSON PRESIDIO

      Mexico broke off relations with the United States in March 1845 after the annexation of Texas. A Mexican attack on U.S. troops occupying disputed territory preceded a U.S. declaration of war on Mexico...
    • Arizona territory display.

    • Arizona territory display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • EARLY ARIZONA TERRITORY

      The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo formally ended the Mexican-American War in February 1848, but tensions between the Governments of Mexico and the United States continued over the next six years. The two countries...
    • Civil War in Arizona.

    • Civil War in Arizona.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • CIVIL WAR IN ARIZONA

      Both the Union and the Confederacy desperately wanted California because of its rich mineral resources; its vital access to the Pacific Ocean; and the conquest would help the Confederacy gain European recognition. The...
    • Pima soldier of the 1st Arizona Volunteer Infantry.

    • Pima soldier of the 1st Arizona Volunteer Infantry.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • 1st Arizona Volunteer Infantry

      Carleton's California Volunteers established Camp Lowell in Tucson in 1862 after Captain Sherod Hunter evacuated his Confederates. They also founded Fort Bowie near Apache Pass and Fort Whipple near...
    • Indian Wars display.

    • Indian Wars display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Indian Wars in Arizona Territory

      The stage line brought many more whites through the Pima villages, but the Civil War had an even greater effect. Far from the center stage, the major impact of the war in Arizona slowed the pace of white...
    • Buffalo Soldier.

    • Buffalo Soldier.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • BUFFALO SOLDIERS IN ARIZONA

      Shortly after the Civil War on July 28th, 1866, Negroes were allowed to serve in the regular peacetime army. Six regiments, 2 of Cavalry and 4 of infantry were authorized. These regiments campaigned on the Great...
    • Spanish-American display.

    • Spanish-American display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ROUGH RIDERS

      USS Maine, a second-class battleship built between 1888 and 1895, was sent to Havana in January 1898 to protect American interests during revolt of the Cubans against the Spanish government. In the evening of 15 February 1898,...
    • On the Mexican Border display.

    • On the Mexican Border display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ON THE BORDER

      Between the fall of 1910 and the summer of 1916, Mexico had been embroiled in a violent revolution, with opposing political and military forces struggling for control of the country. In 1913, United States President William...
    • Military communications display with telephones and radios.

    • Military communications display with telephones and radios.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Early military communications involved the voice, arm and hand signals, flags, whistles, drums, horns, bugles, telephones, and evolved to various radios. Military communications today are typified by high technology including computers and...
    • World War I display.

    • World War I display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • World War I

      Causes
      World War I had sweeping consequences for politics and diplomacy in the rest of the 20th century. The war resulted in the collapse and fragmentation of the Empires of Austria-Hungary, Russia, and the Ottoman...
    • World War II display of weapons and U.S. uniforms.

    • World War II display of weapons and U.S. uniforms.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Pearl Harbor

      On Sunday, December 7th, 1941 the Japanese launched a surprise attack against the U.S. Forces stationed at Pearl Harbor , Hawaii By planning his attack on a Sunday, the Japanese commander Admiral Nagumo, hoped to catch the...
    • U.S. Allies in WW II.

    • U.S. Allies in WW II.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • America's allies in WW II included England and Russia and China.

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