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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. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Bloom Southwest Jewish Archives Videocassettes

    Professional and amateur productions of programs and interviews which are relevant either to the history of Jews who settled in the American desert southwest or to general Jewish topics. The bulk of the tapes describe the historical situation of Jews of S ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 13:27

  6. Tucson Commission on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Transgendered Issues Collection

    Originated in 1998 as a mayoral task force in response to a hate crime in Tucson, the force evolved into a Commission of its own in 1999. The commission deals with a number of GLBT-related issues in the community, including HIV awareness and advocating fo ...

    castanoe - 2013-07-09 15:48

  7. Resolutions of the Prescott Citizens Committee

    Resolutions, handwritten by some citizens of Prescott, Arizona, and sent to General James H. Carlton of the military department of New Mexico and to other governmental officials, requesting that Allen L. Anderson and his regiment be returned to Fort Whipp ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:30

  8. Papers of James F. McNulty

      James “Jim” F. McNulty, entered the United States Army, and served until the end of WWII. After WWII, McNulty entered the University of Arizona College of Law, graduating in 1951. McNulty served as city attorney for Bisbee, Tombstone, and Huachuca City. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:56

  9. Russell Lee Photograph Collection

      Russell Lee, 1903-1986 was dissatisfied with his artistic accomplishments, instead, Lee bought himself a camera and began taking pictures. During the early 1930s he took photographs of the destitute and homeless, and of the artistic community in Woodsto ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:51

  10. Raul Castro Papers

    Raul Hector Castro was born in Mexico but raised in Douglas, Arizona. While serving as a Spanish professor at the University of Arizona, he began his law career which eventually led to his appointment by Lyndon B. Johnson as the U.S. Ambassador to El Salv ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 09:17

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