Historic Border Patrol  Badge Artifact
 
 
This site is maintained by supporters of the United States Border Patrol and is not an official government site. The contents of this site are privately managed and not subject to the direction of the United States Border Patrol.
 
Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next
 
CONTENTS
USBP Overview
USBP Today
USBP History
SBI
Tijuana
Border At Night
Southern Barrier
West California

East California

West Arizona
Mid Arizona
East Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Northern Border
Border Images
Deportation
USBP Weapons
Immigrant Effects
Being Detained
Sex Slaves
Tunnels
Al Qaeda
Travel Documents
USBP Laws
 
 
 

 

Mid Arizona Border, Part 5

 

At the northern edge of the Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation complex is the San Xavier del Bac mission. The mission was founded by one of the great leaders of the Catholic Mission program in the New World, Jesuit missionary Eusebio Francisco Kino. The Apache Indians destroyed the original mission in 1770. The present mission was completed in about 1797.

Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 Next