Estevan Park

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1001 N. Main Ave., Tucson AZ 85705
Neighborhood Park • 8.7 acres • Ward 1

Estevan de Dorantes

Estevan de Dorantes was an enslaved person who was the first non-native person to set foot in what is Arizona today.  He was an explorer with the Narváez, Cabeza de Vaca, and de Niza expeditions in the 1500s and had a great ability to communicate with indigenous peoples.

The Leader Estevan (The Desert Leaf, by Steve Renzi)
Estevan de Dorantes (National Park Service)
Estevanico (Wikipedia)


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