San Xavier del Bac Mission, Arizona

A National Historic Landmark, San Xavier Mission in Arizona was founded as a Spanish Catholic mission by Father Eusebio Kino, a Jesuit Explorer, in 1692.┬áThe mission was established in the center of a centuries-old Indian settlement of the Sobaipuri O’odham Indians located along the banks of the Santa Cruz River. As Spanish colonists moved northward … Continue reading San Xavier del Bac Mission, Arizona