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  1. Speeches of Forrest Shreve

    Forrest Shreve, 1878-1950, was a botanist, desert plant ecologist; on the staff of the Desert Botanical Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution, Tucson, Arizona, from 1908 to 1929, director from 1929 to 1938. Collection includes transcripts of five speeche ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 15:05

  2. Gary Nabhan Papers

    Gary Paul Nabhan received a PhD in Arid Lands Resources from the University of Arizona in 1983.He devoted his career to advocating the preservation of desert plants, native seeds, and the lifestyles of native desert people, including the Native American t ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:58

  3. United States Bureau of Reclamation Photograph Collection

    Established in 1902, the U. S. Reclamation Service, later known as the United States Bureau of Reclamation, was created to manage, develop and protect water resources. The department was responsible for construction of dams, primarily in the arid western ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-30 16:35

  4. Records of the Cotton Land Company

      The Cotton Land Company was incorporated on December 20, 1909 in Arizona Territory for a term of 25 years. The nature of the charter of the land company from Mohave County was to purchase and acquire lands to own, manage, improve, subdivide, sell and di ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 08:53