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  1. Records Relating to Cases Decided by the Court of Private Land Claims, Arizona District

    The Court of Private Land Claims was established by the United States in 1891. Its purpose was to adjudicate title and ownership of Spanish and Mexican land grants in territories ceded by Mexico to the United States by the treaties of Guadalupe Hidalgo, 1 ...

    castanoe - 2013-01-24 15:03

  2. Documents Relating to San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales Land Grant

    Typescript and printed materials, chiefly deeds of sale 1879-1899, relating to the San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales land grant. Land originally granted to Captain Ygnacio Elias Gonzales and Juan Nepomucino Felix. Included are documents filed with Court ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-07 12:02

  3. Portrait of a Teacher; Mary Elizabeth Post and Something of the Times in Which she Lived

    Bound typescript story of the life the Mary Elizabeth Post, an amatuer historian. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Explorers/Pioneers Collection Area: Literature 1938 Number: AZ 157 ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-19 17:37

  4. Records of the Air Pollution Control Advisory Council

    Minutes of meetings, correspondence, ordinances, rules and regulations, legislative bills, reports, and miscellaneous material. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Environment Collection Area: Political Affairs 1966 to 196 ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-27 10:18

  5. Down Into the Desert

    Original typescript with author's corrections. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest Collection Area: Literature 1924 Number: AZ 389 ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-11 12:38

  6. Evans Percy Peterman Papers

    Evans Percy Peterman was a Texas contractor and lieutenant in WWI; his father A.L. Peterman was a professor, salesman, and real estate agent in Texas, several Southeastern states, and Mexico. Chiefly miscellaneous financial papers and correspondence, from ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 12:48

  7. George Miller Papers

      George Miller (b. 1922) has been active in Tucson's Democratic Party politics since the 1970s. He was elected to the city council on a liberal to libertarian platform in 1977, a position which he occupied until 1991. In 1991 he was elected Tucson&# ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-07 13:17

  8. Tucson Commission on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Transgendered Issues Collection

    Originated in 1998 as a mayoral task force in response to a hate crime in Tucson, the force evolved into a Commission of its own in 1999. The commission deals with a number of GLBT-related issues in the community, including HIV awareness and advocating fo ...

    castanoe - 2013-07-09 15:48

  9. Walter Noble Burns Papers

    Walter N. Burns was a journalist and author of Western fiction This collection contains manuscripts, notes, correspondence, photographs, clippings, and related material. Several drafts of the manuscripts for The Saga of Billy the Kid, 1925, Tombstone: An ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:38

  10. Philipp Segesser Papers

    Philipp Segesser was a Jesuit missionary in Sonora, Mexico. Papers relating to money owed Segesser while Visitador-General of Sonora, Mexico, by Captain Francisco Xavier de Miranda, with supporting records from various persons, some signed by governors an ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:43

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