Created 9-Aug-13
Modified 9-Aug-13
Visitors 11
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Some views in and around the two-fisted old mining town of Globe.

Categories & Keywords
Category:Scenic
Subcategory:Deserts
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Arizona, Globe, Sonora, dessert, mining

Memorial monument to Al Sieber. Although it states differently, historian and author Dan Thrapp asserted that Sieber was actually killed on the other side of the road.Helping to raise the flag at the Old Globe cemetery.Al Sieber's grave in the old Globe cemetery. The headstone is the original that was commissioned by the Arizona territorial legislature upon his death.Today a Safeway store stands on this spot.Henry "Rimrock" Thompson and his wife, Carrie.He can see the site of his home in Globe from where he now rests.On 2 May 1878 the first issue of the Arizona Silver Belt, Globe's newspaper, still in operation, was begun by the colorful "Judge" Aaron Harrison Hackney.Sheriff Glen Reynolds, killed while transporting Apaches to Yuma Territorial Prison.First person buried in the cemetery.Globe, in the distance.