Arizona Centennial Countdown – Day 1

Arizona has such an interesting and colorful past, I think everyone should learn as much as they can about this wonderful state. Arizona was the last of the contiguous states to join the Union, becoming the 48th state on February 14th, 1912. The name “Arizona” probably comes from a Pima Indian word meaning “place of little springs.” Native American civilizations were flourishing in Arizona around 1000 A.D. To be continued…

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