Smoke Signal: Uncovering the Presidio San Agustin del Tucson
Articles by J. Homer Thiel and Gayle Harrison Hartmann.
Published by Tucson Corral of the Westerners
Uncovering the Presidio San Agustin del Tucson, by J. Homer Thiel
Desert Archaeology, Inc.
History Revived: Rebuilding Tucson’s Presidio, by Gayle Harrison Hartmann
Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona
This issue of Smoke Signal was written by two of the most knowledgeable experts on the process on reviving Tucson’s Presidio and the excavation done on the original site. J. Homer Thiel was the lead archaeologist on the fort’s excavation and Gayle Harrison Hartmann was President of the Board of the Tucson Presidio Trust during the crucial years of lobbying and moving the project forward within the City and the Rio Nuevo Multipurpose District.
This magazine is essential reading for anyone interested in Tucson’s Presidio San Agustin and is required reading for Museum docents.