Spanish Silver in Arizona
October 2001 by Edgar B. Heylmun, PhDWhen Spaniards entered what is now Arizona, they encountered diggings made by Opata Indians. The Opata Indians, who now live and mine in the northeastern part of the state of Sonora, Mexico, were one of the few Indian tribes that was...
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