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The Leóns of Tucson: One Family, Three Countries 

When: Thu., Aug. 25, 3-5 p.m. 2011
Patriarch Francisco Solano León was born in the Tucson Presidio when it was part of New Spain; served as a soldier there when it was part of Mexico; and became a U.S. citizen with the Gadsden Purchase. Archaeologist Homer Thiel of Desert…

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