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Big Bug, AZ

Big Bug

Yavapai Co.

Smith Map, 1879

In T. 12 N., R. 1 E.  Mining camp on Big Bug creek about 15 miles southeast of Prescott.  Named after the creek.  According to local records the camp was first called Red Rock.  Changed to Big Bug March 29, 1881.  P.O. established Aug. 22, 1895, Margaret E. Wheeler, P.M.

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