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  1. Honor Roll of Arizona: European War

    Consists of typescript biography of each person on honor roll. Includes military unit, a description of the heroic action, home address, and next of kin. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Military Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1914 ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-01 08:28

  2. Scrapbooks of the University of Arizona Dept. of Military Science and Tactics

    Clippings and photographic prints relating to the Dept. of Military Science and Tactics, and The University of Arizona polo team. Included materials: Photographs Manuscript Subject Area: University of Arizona Military Collection Area: Arizona & ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-02 11:53

  3. Autobiography of William Bladen Jett

    This manuscript includes reminiscences of Jett's boyhood in Virginia during the Civil War; his service with the U.S. Army, chiefly at Ft. Huachuca and Ft. Stanton; cattle ranching in the San Pedro Valley, Ariz.; his employment in Phoenix as a ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-01 13:46

  4. Correspondence of George Cranston

    This collection is comprised of letters, primarily written by George Cranston. Some letters relate Cranston's experiences as a soldier in the Arizona Territory, from 1866 to 1870. His letters reveal the privations of a soldier's life, the ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:27

  5. Papers of John Robert Carter

    Collection consists of the personal and professional papers of John Robert Carter, a member of the African-American Company C of the Army's 25th Infantry. This collection includes military records, newspaper clipping consisting of muster rolls, ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 09:04

  6. George Lippitt Andrews Papers

    This collection consist of a 90 page manscript diary for year of 1870, written by Colonel George Lippitt Andrews while superintendent of Indian Affairs for Arizona Territory at Fort Yuma. ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:00

  7. Reminiscences of Joseph Kirby Corson

    Typescript portion of reminiscent diary written about 1910, concerning his U.S. Army service in Prescott and Yuma, Arizona; accompanied by letters from Lt. John McEwen Hyde, concerning the Chemehuevi Indians on the Colorado River Indian Reservation in ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-07 11:48

  8. Diary of John C. Tidball

    John C. Tidball, 1825-1906, was a Lieutenant, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; accompanied Lt. A.W. Whipple on the survey for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean in 1853-1854. This collection includes a diary kept while on survey ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-15 08:27

  9. Diary of Thomas Akers

    Holograph diary of Civil War service from his swearing in at Sacramento, Calif., Oct. 8, 1861 to May 15, 1864; pages are missing until a notation on Dec. 6, 1864 when he was mustered out, then a record of trip from Franklin, Tex., Nov. 6, 1865 to ...

    castanoe - 2016-06-27 10:33

  10. Letter from Sergeant James E. Derwent to Charles Fellows, Regarding the Death of Cochise, 1874 June 10

    James E. Derwent, Sargeant in Company D, 5th United States Cavalry, was on the Chiracahua reservation when Cochise died. Charles Fellows was a personal friend of the sergeant. Holograph letter, accompanied by original envelope.  Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-05 09:14

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