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Arizona City, AZ

Arizona City

Yuma County

According to P.O. records, Yuma was first called Arizona City.  Population, 1871 about 1, 200.  A weekly paper, The Arizona Free Press, was published here.  P.O. named Arizona City, established Oct. 28, 1869, James M. Barney, P.M.  The first district court convened here Oct. 28, 1878.  See Yuma.

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