University of Arizona

Papers of John Elles Harrison

Saguaro National Monument Blueprint, circa 1930

John Elles Harrison, 1886-1957, was a Tucson realtor and businessman; active in the creation of the Saguaro National Monument. He acted as agent for the University of Arizona Board of Regents to assemble land and clear titles.Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a blueprint map relating to the establishment of Saguaro National Monument, Tucson, Arizona.