Hazel McFeely Fontana was an artist in Tucson, Ariz. Also a member of the Basic Concepts Commission for Science, she was appointed by the Arizona State Dept. of Education to formulate basic concepts for the teaching of science in Arizona public schools, 1 ...
castanoe - 2013-03-28 11:34
Correspondence Regarding Sulphur Smoke Injury to Crops in the Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise County, Arizona
Chiefly letters between R. B. Streets and J. G. Brown, plant pathologists at the University of Arizona, and Wyatt W. Jones employed by Phelps Dodge Corporation, Copper Queen Branch, Douglas. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Agriculture Environ ...
castanoe - 2013-04-08 10:53
Holograph register; lists kind of poison, intended use, purchasers and pharmacist. Included materials: Manuscript Collection Area: History of Science 1920 to 1958 Number: AZ 433 ...
castanoe - 2013-04-15 11:16
The Virgin Irons of Tucson: the Frontier History and Mystery Surrounding the Great "Tucson Meteorite"
Typescript (photocopy). Included materials: Manuscript Collection Area: History of Science 1984 Number: AZ 556 ...
castanoe - 2013-04-16 14:39
Photocopy of a 35-page holographic diary by Dodge; it recounts his adventures beginning in New Bedford, Mass., aboard the whaling ship, "Russell," from 1831-1834. He describes the Pacific voyage including South American ports, whale hunting proc ...
castanoe - 2013-04-17 10:41
Scottish physician and professor of medicine and chemistry at the universities in Glasgow and Edinburgh; regarded as the father of graphic chain formulas. One volume of handwritten lecture notes dated Oct. 30, 1771, addressed to medical students: the intr ...
castanoe - 2013-04-17 12:45
One of three extant copies of a seven-page typescript report. It describes the covered bridge at French's Mill, N.Y., which was built in 1866. Contains eight mounted and labeled photographs; they depict different views and construction aspects of the ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 13:19
The alchemist Basilius Valentinus, also known as Basil Valentine, was reputed to be a German Benedictine monk, and a prior at St. Peter's in Erfurt in 1414. However, works attributed to him are generally considered to be 17th century forgeries; an in ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 13:26
Extractus: selectissimarum rerum chymicarum, Joannis Bapt. Helmontii ab Helmond, insignis ac subtilissimi philosophi adepti lectu utilissmus
The 405 extracts, by an unknown compiler, are from the chemical writings of Helmont. The pen-and-ink manuscript is in one hand. It is undated, but the introductory biography section notes Helmont's death date, thus the compilation must be after 1644; ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 13:28
Bound volume of Burroughs' holographic manuscript, cut-and-pasted with his typed pages of edits; both interleaved with a typed transcription done by John E. Boos in 1942. The manuscript is signed by Burroughs; the preface is signed and dated by Boos. ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 13:42