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Social studies

Twenty-two sovereign American Indian communities currently live in Arizona. These nations and represent a wealth of cultural diversity. 

The multicultural, multimedia centennial legacy project, “I am Arizona Music” at the Musical Instrument Museum explores a century of uniquely Arizonan musical traditions.

By the 1900s, the Arizona territory was a crossroads of tribes, military men, missionaries, American and Mexican prospectors, and travelers. 

The search for mineral wealth defines Arizona’s human history.