Local historian Glenda Farley guides us on a journey back in time to discover fascinating moments that make up our Verde Valley history.
The Cottonwood Town Council is studying the possibility of locating a new town hall near the corner of Sixth Street and Mingus Avenue.
Changes in Main Street businesses dominated the local news.
New residents of Cottonwood operate the service stations.
A correspondent gathered information about some of the people and the history of Jerome for a series of newspaper articles printed during 1916.
J. J. Fisher discovered a small sliver of unclaimed land, then it was patented by Elizabeth C. Fisher. After Mr. Fisher died in 1911, the property attracted the attention of James S. Douglas.
After the scenic ride on the railroad to Jerome, tourists may enjoy a series of scenic drives on roads to the mines.
Most of the improvements at Jerome mentioned by the correspondent would, as he predicted, burn in another fire.
This home was occupied by Mary Willard until 1921, and has been occupied by the Burnett family since 1973.
Phelps Dodge Corporation was the largest employer and biggest business concern in Yavapai County.
The United Verde Copper Company purchased land for the railroad right-of-way, for the new smelter site and town of Clarkdale, and for water rights from 1906 until 1913.