• Anza Trail

    Juan Bautista de Anza

    National Historic Trail AZ,CA

Other Resources

Drama Project

NPS

Children's Drama Project - Bring the stories and relevance of the Anza Expedition to life through three plays designed for the 3rd and 4th grade. Download scripts as well as instructions for music, costumes, and props.

Did You Know?

Anza by Bill Singleton, Pima Co. Copyright

Ever worry you'll be forgotten by history? Spaniard Juan Bautista de Anza almost was. In 1775 he led more than 240 colonists to California to found San Francisco. Spain lost California to Mexico, which lost it to the United States. Luckily, in the 1930s historian Herbert Bolton saved Anza from obscurity. More...