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Tucson

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Introduction of Tucson
City in SE Arizona, 103 mi SE of Phoenix, on theSanta Cruz River. Settled in the late 17th century bythe Spanish, it was founded as a walled presidio in1776 and was a military border station of New Spain,Mexico, and later of the United States. The territorialcapital from 1867 to 1877, it expand ed followingthe arrival of the Southern Pacific Railroad in 1880.It is a popular tourist destination today.City in SE Arizona, 103 mi SE of Phoenix, on theSanta Cruz River. Settled in the late 17th century bythe Spanish, it was founded as a walled presidio in1776 and was a military border station of New Spain,Mexico, and later of the United States. The territorialcapital from 1867 to 1877, it expand ed followingthe arrival of the Southern Pacific Railroad in 1880.It is a popular tourist destination today.

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