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  1. Deed Number 223 / The Corporation of Tucson; Sidney R. DeLong, William Osborne, John Miller, Chas. M. Tully

    Deed filed for Lot 5, Block 193, in the City of Tucson. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Political Affairs Law & Legal Issues Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1872 Number: AZ 548 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:11

  2. Letter of B. Tiernan, March 26, 1900

    Holograph letter written to Harvey Whitehill, Sheriff of Grant Co., New Mexico, dated March 26, 1900. It was sent from Tiernan's office in Galveston, Texas. The letter recounts his 1880 arrival in the Territory of New Mexico and his first meeting ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:50

  3. Memorandum of Juan Rafael Ortiz, November 6, 1834

    A holograph letter is signed and dated: Juan Rafael Ortíz, Santa Fe, Nov. 6, 1834. The printed letter-head reads "Gobierno Politico del Territorio de Nuevo Mejico." It is addressed to the Sr. Alcalde of la Cañada; this is probably the mayor of ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 11:02

  4. Instruction reservada del Rno. De N.E.: que el Exmo. Sor Conde de Revillagigedo dio a su subceso el Exmo. Sor Marques de Branciforto

    Manuscript written in Mexico in secretarial hand, of secret instructions from the Viceroy Count de Revillagigedo to his successor, D. Rafael Bachiller y Mena, the Marquis of Branciforte. It concerns events that occurred during Revillagigedo's term of ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:52

  5. Plan para el establecimiento de una negociación mercantil para con sus productos atender al pago de la guarnición que guarnece la Peninsula de California y al fomento de la mismo, Feb. 10, 1825

    Eight-page manuscript copy of original document in secretarial hand, dated February 10, 1825, and signed by Francisco de Paulo Tamariz. This plan arranged for the establishment of a mercantile negotiation, for products to take care of payment of the ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 17:07

  6. Robert Benitez Robles Papers

    This collection is primarily comprised of Robert Robles’ letters, manuscripts, personal documents, photos, and documentation of his service to the Mexican American community. Documents and correspondence also relate to Robles’ work for the Republican ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-02-16 12:47

  7. Broadsides by Jose Guadalupe Posada

    Jose Guadalupe Posada worked with the publisher Vanegas Arroyo during the years 1889-1912. This collection is a selection of news sheets from that tumultuous but fascinating period of Mexican history. The gamut of topics covered are: Sensationalized crime ...

    trentp - 2017-03-16 15:17

  8. Sharon Reynolds Maxwell Papers

    The papers of Sharon Lee Reynolds Maxwell (1939-) contain materials documenting the implementation of the Model Cities program in Tucson, Arizona and the administrative component of the Citizen Participation office in which Maxwell worked beginning in ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-04-11 11:28

  9. Political Pamphlets collected by Vincent Longo

    Political Pamphlets collected by Vincent Longo contains a variety of pamphlets, serial underground magazines and publications distributed chiefly by the Socialist Workers Party, Socialist Action, Fourth International / Fourth Internationalist Tendency and ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-06-21 15:07

  10. Joe Carithers Papers

    Joseph Frank Carithers, Jr. (1926-2001) was as a conservationist in Southern Arizona and an advocate for the creation and maintenance of National Parks in the western United States. The papers contain correspondence, work records, and personal records ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-09-26 14:20

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