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By Joseph Luther

The Verde Valley the likely effortless path to West Texas was once in reality a land of peril, event, and close to mythic heroes. historical Camp Verde has lengthy been a strategic stronghold guarding the cross, the valley and the numerous trails converging at this river crossing. As frontiersman and settlers driven throughout the move and local americans replied with violent strength, the famed Texas Rangers tried to regulate the quarter. formally validated in 1856, the camp may turn into the trying out floor for the Army's Camel scan and an outpost for Robert E. Lee's mythical moment U.S. Cavalry. sign up for neighborhood historian Joseph Luther as he narrates the tumultuous and uniquely Texan background of Camp Verde.

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