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  1. Southwest Parks and Monuments Association Records

    When the National Park Service was created in 1916, several nonprofit organizations (cooperating associations) were formed to support park programs and projects not covered by government funding. By 1936 cooperating associations were formally recognized b ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-25 16:39

  2. Letters of Buffalo Bill

    Buffalo Bill was an American scout and showman. William Frederick Cody, known as Buffalo Bill, operated Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and other business enterprises from 1883 on. Collection includes three letters to Merrill P. Freeman, dated March 6, ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:04

  3. Records of Pima County (Ariz.)

    Pima County, located in southern Arizona, was formed in 1864 by an act of the First Legislative Session of the Territory of Arizona. The county seat is Tucson, Arizona. Financial accounts, petitions, bonds, reports, leases, deeds, abstracts of titles, tax ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:19

  4. Records of the Tip Top Copper Company

    Payrolls, reports, correspondence, financial records, legal papers, and miscellaneous materials pertaining to the Tip Top Mine in the Helvetia Mining District. There are also some personal letters to Joseph Chamrod, employee at the time, and his family, a ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:20

  5. Records of the Arizona Copper Company

    The Arizona Copper Company was a mining company of Edinburgh, Scotland, operating in the Clifton- Morenci area of Arizona from 1882-1921. The company was sold to Phelps Dodge Corporation in 1921. Collection includes business records of the company pertain ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:24

  6. Records of the Detroit Copper Mining Company

    Copper mining company operations near Clifton and Morenci, Arizona, started in 1875 by William Church. Phelps Dodge purchased an interest in the company in 1881 and bought Church out in 1897. After a 1917 reorganization, the operation was known as Phelps ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:26

  7. Papers of Hugo Walter Miller

    Businessman and engineer, Nogales, Arizona. Began Miller's Assay Office in 1913; later Miller and Cox, 1921- 1924, later Hugo W. Miller Assay Office, 1924-1958. Collection includes assay and ore records, and miscellaneous financial and administrative ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:27

  8. Jacobs Family Papers

    L.M. Jacobs and Company, formerly M.I. Jacobs and Company, was a family business serving the mining camps and military establishments in Arizona during the 1870s. Their money exchange business grew significantly by 1871; gold coin from San Francisco was e ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:29

  9. Records of Charles M. Renaud

    Charles M. Renaud was the owner of mercantile stores in the mining towns of Pearce, Gleeson, and Courtland, Arizona. Collection includes journals, customers' accounts, invoices, inventories, correspondence, and related business records of Renaud' ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:35

  10. L.G. Murphy and Company Records

      Mercantile store at Fort Stanton and later Lincoln, New Mexico was owned by Lawrence Gustave Murphy (d. 1878) and Emil Fritz (d. 1873). After Fritz's death, Murphy formed a partnership with James J. Dolan. Both Murphy and Fritz were army majors sta ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:51