... a wealthy man built a house and planted a visionColonel William Boyce Thompson was a mining promoter, financial magnate, and Red Cross officer. He fell in love with the Picketpost Mountain area when he first visited his Magma Copper Mine near Superior and chose this spot for his winter home. Before the Picketpost House was completed, the Colonel had already begun to plan the Arboretum.
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|Date Added||Monday, May 7th, 2018 at 7:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12S E 485847 N 3682159|
|Decimal Degrees||33.27838333, -111.15198333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 16.703', W 111° 9.119'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 16' 42.18" N, 111° 9' 7.14" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 38649 N Picket Post Rd, Superior AZ 85173, US|
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