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How Tucson Mapped the Way to the Moon and Planets

Spring Events Recap

Jul 31, 2016 12:00pm Special Collections


Breaking of Traditions for the Leap Year

Traditions come with a leap year that includes an extra day every four years. Many early laws did not recognize February 29th as a real...

Shall I Pencil You In? Dance Cards at Special Collections

Social dances at colleges and ballrooms were formal events bound by strict rules of social etiquette during the late 19th and early 20th...

Holiday Closure - 12/24/2015 - 1/3/2016

Special Collections will be closed 12/24/2015 - 1/3/2016 for the University of Arizona Closure. We will resume normal hours beginning 1/...