FSPR Free Lecture Series

Captain Francisco Tovar of Santa Cruz de Terrenate and the Battle of Las Mesitas By Deni Seymour

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4070 S Avenida Saracino
Hereford, AZ 85615
Phone
520-459-2555
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Event Start
7:00 PM on Feb 20, 2014
Event End
8:30 PM on Feb 20, 2014

The first commandant of Santa Cruz de Terrenate was Captain Francisco Tovar. He spent fewer than eight months at the post before being killed in the line of duty. He and 25 men died in an ambush at a place called Las Mesitas.

Join Dr. Deni Seymour, the foremost expert on the history and archeology of the San Pedro River valley, as she offers new insight and details on this battle through her research.

For more information, call (520) 459-2555 or visit the Friends of the San Pedro River website at sanpedroriver.org.

Event Start
7:00 PM on Thursday, February 20, 2014
Event End
8:30 PM on Thursday, February 20, 2014
Fee
0
Location
Sierra Vista Ranger District Office

Basic Directions

Off Hwy 92, between Ramsey and Carr Canyon Roads
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