May 31: Today in Arizona history

2013-05-31T07:00:00Z May 31: Today in Arizona historyArizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
May 31, 2013 7:00 am  • 

1910: The Maricopa Reservation is quarantined due to an outbreak of whooping cough and measles.

1923: Pipe Spring, a Mormon settlement, fort and site of the first telegraph station in Arizona territory, is made a National Monument.

1929: Lady Mary Heath, British aviatrix, stops in Yuma during her aerial tour of the United States.

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