Casa Grande Ruins

Casa Grande Ruins Scenic Arizona


Stock #: 13939
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Scenic
State: Arizona (AZ)
Publisher: Lollesgard Specialty Co
Postmark: 1944
PM City: Phoenix
PM State: AZ
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Casa Grande, The Great House, is the only watch tower-apartment house structure of its particular type remaining from the ancient civilizations that flourished in the Gila and Salt River drainages of Southern Arizona. It was probably built sometime between 1300 and 1350 A. D. and was abandoned about 100 years later. Other smaller and less impressive ruins on the monument are older