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Tracing Anza"s trail

Nina Egert

Tracing Anza"s trail

a photographer"s journey : images accompanying journal entries by the first Spaniards to travel overland from Arizona to the San Francisco Bay Area

by Nina Egert

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Published by Nina Egert, produced by Stellar Media Group, Inc. in Canyon, Calif, Alamedia, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egert, Nina -- Travel -- Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail,
  • Font, Pedro, -- d. 1781 -- Quotations,
  • Anza, Juan Bautista de, -- 1735-1788 -- Quotations,
  • Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail -- Pictorial works,
  • California -- Discovery and exploration

  • Edition Notes

    StatementNina Egert.
    GenreQuotations, Pictorial works
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF864 .E446 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination98 p. :
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23981470M
    ISBN 101607257009
    ISBN 109781607257004
    LC Control Number2009279062

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages: maps ; 23 cm. Contents: Encounters in the desert: from Tubac to the Colorado River, January 8 to February 8, --Flirting with disaster: ten days to nowhere, February 9 to Febru --Rest and reorganization at Santa Olaya, February 20 to March 1, --The breakthrough: Santa Olaya to San Gabriel. The Anza Trail and the Settling of California synthesizes firsthand documents and diaries from the Anza expeditions to retell the story of the exploration of the Southwest and the settlement of the San Francisco Bay Area. But it also tells, on a more personal level, the story of four very different characters—Anza, the criollo commander; his.

      A friendly ranger outside of Tubac Presidio State Park The Juan Bautista de Anza Trail in Arizona. The trail is a 1,mile trail stretching from Mexico to California, tracing the historic route of Juan Bautista de Anza who left Mexico in and – along with colonists – traveled all the way to California, creating an overland route to what we now call San Francisco.   A new biography of Juan Bautista de Anza by historian and Anza Trail Foundation Board Member Carlos Herrera comes out this winter from the University of Oklahoma Press. The book, Juan Bautista de Anza: The King’s Governor in New Mexico is available for pre-order now.

    Finally, as with most of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, there are no trails here. You will be following a wash for most of the way before tracing the course of a short canyon and then working your way across open desert to reach the summit of Diablo Peak. Anza Trail Days celebrate the national trail that established San Francisco and the Tubac Presidio was established in and features a museum and preserved structures tracing the history of Tubac from prehistoric times to the present. Associations & Organizations, Attractions, Book Store, Book Store, Community Organizations, In Tubac.


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Tracing Anza"s trail by Nina Egert Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tracing Anza’s Trail: A Photographer’s Journey In this book, anthropologist and award-winning photographer, Nina Egert, Ph.D., combines her stunning images of the trail today with excerpts from the explorers’ diaries to relay a different sort of story about Anza’s and Font’s insights and struggles as they negotiate the landscape.

From Las Lagunas, Anza travelled almost due north along the Santa Cruz River. But the Tracing Anzas trail book trail-follower should probably begin roughly 20 miles north of.

The Anza Trail continues to connect us to the stories packed into the ground by the feet, hooves, and tires of all who have passed. The Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail, a unit of the National Park Service, is a mile trail that passes through 19 different counties in Arizona and California entering the USA in Nogales, AZ and.

The Anza Trail and the Settling of California synthesizes firsthand documents and diaries from the Anza expeditions to retell the story of the exploration of the Southwest and the settlement of the San Francisco Bay Area. But it also tells, on a more personal level, the story of four very different characters–Anza, the criollo commander; his.

A 4-mile segment of the much longer de Anza National Trail connects the old Presidio town of Tubac with the old Spanish mission in Tumacácori, Arizona. This is a vey walkable trail for anyone. The biggest elevation changes are about 5 feet (crossing small drainages into the 4/5(58).

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Sahuarita Rd. Sahuarita, AZ Building 10 () () () x or x Hiking Anza Loop Trail is like picking a glass of wine. Not white or red, but stem-less or ng from Juan Bautista de Anza West Trailhead off Las Virgenes Road creates a circuit with a stem that is miles round trip with feet of elevation change.

The Lake Anza Trail precariously skirts around its namesake, winding through tree roots and over eroding banks. Although the trail is well groomed and level near the bathhouses, signs warning of rough trails ahead are not to be ignored by those with small children or limited mobility.

Open only to hikers, Lake Anza Trail is short but somewhat strenuous, requiring a bit of scrambling over rocks. Juan Bautista de Anza was a determined Spaniard who was tasked with creating the first non-Native settlement on San Francisco Bay. He did it by leading more than men, women, and children from Mexico to the Bay Area.

During the next three months, you can hike a short, four-mile stretch of the trail in Arizona and have a shuttle ready to take you back to your rig. Although The Anza Trail is textbook-true and I am mostly a reader of fiction, this is one of those books with plenty of adventure - narrated well enough to give me saddle sores, wondering where my next water stop will be.

The (very) detailed accounting of two expeditions that began in and include everything writers attempt to Reviews: De Anza's trail today.

Los Angeles: World Way Publication, (OCoLC) Named Person: Juan Bautista de Anza; Juan Bautista de Anza: Document Type: Book. The Twelve Madonna of the Trail Statues: Bethesda, Maryland Bethesda, Maryland, September Location: in front of old Post Office on Rockville Pike (GPS:) Dedicated: Ap Historical Significance of Site: Site of the 1st military road in America Statue Faces: East Moved: In to accommodate road widening and construction of a subway stop, after spending 3.

Juan Bautista de Anza was commissioned by the Spanish military to discover a route and lead a population of immigrants to Alta California to establish a settlement in the San Francisco area in The substance of this book was taken from journals and diaries of Anza and the Jesuit priests that accompanied him/5(4).

The Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail is a 1,mile (1, km) National Park Service unit in the United States National Historic Trail and National Millennium Trail programs.

The trail route extends from Nogales on the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona, through the California desert and coastal areas in Southern California and the Central Coast region to San Francisco. Previous Post Juan Bautista de Anza Trail. Next Post California Coastal National Monument-Piedras Blancas Lighthouse.

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Perhaps the most important of the early trails, the Santa Fe Trail served as the primary link between St. Louis, Missouri, and the Spanish-Mexican outpost of Santa Fe beginning in the the late summer ofWilliam Becknell led a trading party from the banks of the Missouri River through southern Colorado on to Santa Fe.

By November of that year, he reached Santa Fe and established.Juan Bautista de Anza Nationa Historic Trail Sign There is a good sign describing the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail in the downtown area of San Jose, It is next to the Peralta Adobe, which is the oldest buildig in San Jose.4/57 TripAdvisor reviews.The Anza Trail and the Settling of Californiaby Vladimir Guerrero Inthe Spanish viceroy of Mexico sent Juan Bautista de Anza, captain of the Presidio at Tubac (in what is now Arizona), to lead two expeditions: the first to find a safe overland route to Monterey, and the second to return Anza to California with men, women, and children to establish a settlement in San Francisco.