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Jim Turner

Jim Turner
Jim Turner is an author, historian and speaker. His recent book, "Arizona: Celebration of the Grand Canyon State," is a pictorial history of Arizona. He has contributed several historical pieces for Globe Miami Times.

Mr. Rural Arizona

If you enjoy driving Arizona’s scenic highways, you may often wonder why we honor certain people by naming roads after them, such as the Senator Hardt Highway. Read on, and you will wonder no more, at least about that one. August Valentine “Bill” Hardt was a champion of rural Arizona, …

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