University of Arizona

Burr Wilson Porter Papers

Burr Wilson Porter Papers

Burr Wilson Porter, 1878-1943, was a pioneer businessman, sheep rancher, and trading post operator; Apache County, Arizona. This collection includes financial ledgers and legal records relating to operation of a general merchandise store and trading station at Navajo, Ariz. as well as activities in real estate and the sheep industry. Also includes a notary's record for 1924-1945, and personal materials such as newspaper clippings, photographs, and insurance papers.