The Legend: Coronado’s discovers gold at the Cañon.
By Robert Zucker
One of the earliest legends in the search for gold in the Santa Catalina Mountains was a topic in the debate on Coronado’s route during his search for the Seven Cities of Gold (Cibola). His journey apparently ended in failure. But, a legend about Coronado adds a twist to the history.
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