Arizona History Chapter 5

Key Topics for Chapter 5

  • Settling the "Paradise for Devils"
  • Tubac Mining Boom
  • Arizona's First Newspaper
  • Tucson, A Growing Town
  • Butterfield Overland Mail Company
  • Stage Lines Help Merchants
  • Yuma Crossing
  • Colorado City (Yuma)
  • Gila City's Gold Boom
  • Steamboats on the Colorado River
  • Northern Arizona and the US Army
  • Beale's Wagon Road and Camels from Africa
  • Apache Raids
  • Civil War, 1861-1865
  • Captain Sherod Hunter
  • Skirmish at Stanwix Station
  • Battle of Picacho Pass
  • General Carleton and the California Volunteers Occupy Tucson
  • Battle of Apache Pass
  • The Long Walk
  • Navajos:  The Rest of the Story
  • Gold Rush to Central Arizona
  • Walker and Weaver Mining Districts
  • Wickenbug's Vulture Mine
  • The Territory of Arizona

Vocabulary for Chapter 5

  • sanction
  • engraver
  • venture
  • constable
  • desolation
  • navigate
  • prospectr
  • arid
  • morale
  • secede
  • Union
  • Confederate
  • Yankee
  • Rebel
  • skirmish
  • artillery
  • martial law
  • reservation
  • ultimatum
  • overgraze
  • ingot
  • annex

People to Know for Chapter 5

  • Charles D. Poston
  • Captain Lorenzo Sitgreaves
  • Lt. Amiel Whipple
  • Lt. Edward F. Beale
  • Captain Richard S. Ewell
  • Cochise

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