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  1. Records of the Twin Buttes Mining and Smelting Company

    Mining operation in the Twin Buttes area, Pima County, Arizona, subsequently leased or owned by Bush-Baxter, Glance Mining Company, Midland Copper Company, San Xavier Extension Copper Company. In addition to its mines the company operated a boarding house ...

    castanoe - 2014-09-16 13:47

  2. Fred Harvey Hotels Collection

    The Fred Harvey collection documents the business activities of the Fred Harvey Company. The collection consist of approximately 2,000 black and white photographs depicting exterior and interior views of hotels, eating houses, railroad stations and ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:07

  3. Letter of Louis John Frederick Jaeger

    Louis John Frederick Jaeger was a ferryman and adventurer. He operated ferry across Colorado River at Yuma, Ariz., 1850-1877. Collection includes part of holograph letter from nephew announcing Jaeger's death in Washington, D.C., dated July 1, 1892. ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 12:58

  4. The Rise and Decline of High Plains Wagon Freighting

    Walker's research is concerned with the importance of wagon freighting in the economic development of the American West. The time period under discussion begins in 1822, with early merchandise wagons making the trip from Franklin, Missouri to Santa ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 12:56

  5. Papers of the Manning Family

    Contains photographs of Manning family members, ca. 1860-1950s, including photographs at the Tucson family home (Paseo Redondo, also known as "Manning House") and at Manning Camp in the Rincon Mountains. Additional materials (articles, ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 09:52

  6. Fred Riecker Papers

    The Fred A. Riecker Papers includes correspondence, legal documents, ledgers, real estate abstracts, photographic prints, negatives, maps, charts, railroad tickets and itineraries, dated 1858-1967 (bulk 1930-1967) pertaining to Fred A. previous Riecker ...

    castanoe - 2015-08-10 09:31

  7. 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