Learn how Phoenix quickly established itself and became a vibrant part of the West.

Frank Barrios and his book for web FINAL

Frank Barrios, author of the book, “Mexicans in Phoenix,” describes life in Phoenix during 1881 through 1911¬†from the perspective¬†of the Hispanic community. (See the two videos below.)

Mexicans of Phoenix 1881-1911: A Presentation by Frank Barrios
Phoenix 1900 to Mid-Century Phoenix: A Photo Presentation by Ashley Simpson