Uploaded on Jul 18, 2010
The American South West and Mexican Americans.
Los Mexicano Americanos y el Sur Oeste de EE.UU.
Mexicans, Aztlán, Immigration, Border area, Frontera
Inmigración, Historia, Cultura e Identidad en el Sur Oeste Esadounidense.
Tucson, Phoenix, Arizona, Mexicans,
Mines and Ranches,
Federal Government vs radical hate mongers in Arizona
Comprehensive Immigration reforms
Regulated and smart borders
Eusebio Francisco Kino, was the founder of the first Catholic Missions in Arizona and Sonora.
Juan de Oñate.- Was the first governor of the Kingdom of New Mexico and current territory of Arizona.
Gadsden purchase, Arizona State created in 1863
Tully & Ochoa Freight Company was the largest mercantile establishment in Tucson during the 1800's.
Estevan Ochoa, (Born in Chihuahua, México), was the first Mexican-American City Mayor of Tucson, AZ.
Raúl Hector Castro.- (Born in Sonora, Mexico ) Was the first Mexican-American governor of Arizona.
Mexican-American from California, Enrique "Henry" Gárfias, was the first Marshal (Deputy Sheriff) in Phoenix, AZ.
Raúl Grijalva is a Mexican-American congressman in Tucson, AZ, and a Democratic member of the U.S house of representatives.
Ed Pastor is a Mexican-American, Democratic member of the U.S House of Representatives, and Congressman from Phoenix, AZ.
In History: Mexican-Americans were awarded and won more medals of honor than any other ethnic group.
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