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  1. Records Relating to Cases Decided by the Court of Private Land Claims, Arizona District

    The Court of Private Land Claims was established by the United States in 1891. Its purpose was to adjudicate title and ownership of Spanish and Mexican land grants in territories ceded by Mexico to the United States by the treaties of Guadalupe Hidalgo, 1 ...

    castanoe - 2013-01-24 15:03

  2. Arizona, Southwestern, and Borderlands Photograph Collection

    This collection contains photographs, from various sources, of Arizona, New Mexico, and Mexico including places, people, events and activities, and dating from about 1875 to the present. Formats include postcards, stereographs, cabinet cards, cyanotypes, ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-04 17:51

  3. Documents Relating to San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales Land Grant

    Typescript and printed materials, chiefly deeds of sale 1879-1899, relating to the San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales land grant. Land originally granted to Captain Ygnacio Elias Gonzales and Juan Nepomucino Felix. Included are documents filed with Court ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-07 12:02

  4. Portrait of a Teacher; Mary Elizabeth Post and Something of the Times in Which she Lived

    Bound typescript story of the life the Mary Elizabeth Post, an amatuer historian. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Explorers/Pioneers Collection Area: Literature 1938 Number: AZ 157 ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-19 17:37

  5. Records of the Air Pollution Control Advisory Council

    Minutes of meetings, correspondence, ordinances, rules and regulations, legislative bills, reports, and miscellaneous material. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Environment Collection Area: Political Affairs 1966 to 196 ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 10:18

  6. Willis P. Haynes Photograph Collection

    Photographer and businessman, Willis P. Haynes worked as a Tucson photographer beginning in 1886. During the 1890s, he practiced photography while also working for the census bureau, the Nogales customs office, and the U. S. District Court in Prescott. He ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 13:11

  7. Down Into the Desert

    Original typescript with author's corrections. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Collection Area: Literature 1924 Number: AZ 389 ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-11 12:38

  8. Evans Percy Peterman Papers

    Evans Percy Peterman was a Texas contractor and lieutenant in WWI; his father A.L. Peterman was a professor, salesman, and real estate agent in Texas, several Southeastern states, and Mexico. Chiefly miscellaneous financial papers and correspondence, from ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 12:48

  9. Bill Hoy Oral History Project Collection

      This collection consists of four audio recordings. Recordings are of interviews conducted by Bill Hoy for a book to be published by Dr. Bernard Fontana. (The name of a publication is not mentioned and it is presently unknown if the work was published). ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-24 11:15

  10. George Miller Papers

      George Miller (b. 1922) has been active in Tucson's Democratic Party politics since the 1970s. He was elected to the city council on a liberal to libertarian platform in 1977, a position which he occupied until 1991. In 1991 he was elected Tucson&# ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 13:17

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