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By J.P. Gorham

Nestled within the Arizona mountains are a number of small, unassuming cities that belie the significance in their heyday. those cities are all intrinsic to one another for one cause: mining. The close by ranches have been demonstrated to feed the miners, and in lots of situations, citizens moved from side to side between them counting on which mines have been filthy rich or closed. a few now not exist, evidenced now by means of rock partitions or different harder-to-find clues. a few have changed into vacationer points of interest. the 1st legislative conferences of the Arizona Territory have been held on the Woolsey Ranch in close by Dewey, the place the 1st construction in Yavapai County was once developed. Indian wars happened right here, and plenty of of the common assets used to aid the growing to be nation got here from iron and copper mines came upon deep in the bowels of the Dewey-Humboldt zone. The cities of Cherry, Dewey, Humboldt, Mayer, Cordes Junction, Crown King, and Bumble Bee nonetheless exist. Others, like Agua Fria, Chaparral, Stoddard, McCabe, Poland, and Cleator, have quite often vanished, yet their pioneering spirit and significance is absolutely not forgotten.

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