James Addison Reavis, 1843-1914, was a swindler and forger, famous for attempting to fraudulently obtain 7,500 sq. miles of Arizona Territory by falsifying documents in Mexico and Spain to show a Spanish land grant to Don Miguel Peralta in 1748. This ...
castanoe - 2016-01-15 09:02
Photographs documenting Tucson history, exploratory expeditions to the West in 1884-1885 and 1885-1886, and Native American groups of the American Southwest and Mexico. ...
castanoe - 2015-05-07 15:39
Contains ephemera dealing with Arizona--the land and its peoples, the Southwest including New Mexico, northwestern Mexico and some printed materials of other areas of the United States from the turn of the century to the present. ...
castanoe - 2013-02-20 13:10