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  1. Papers of the Behan Family

    Personal and official correspondence, financial records, notes, a photograph album, and photographs relating chiefly to personal and family life. Also present is a diary of John Behan's railway travels, expenses, and inspections while a Chinese ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:05

  2. Dust of the Desert; Plain Tales of the Desert and the Border, ca. 1936

    Jack Weadock, 1899-1970, was a soldier, author, and newspaperman; worked for the Arizona Daily Star from 1923 to 1969. Author's original typescript and revision, printer's copy, and galley proofs. The book is a collection of Weadock's ...

    castanoe - 2015-11-04 13:36

  3. Papers of Alexander S. Henderson

    Chiefly records of the A. S. Henderson general merchandise store in Patagonia, Arizona, from 1900 to 1940 including inventories, correspondence, merchandise ads, ledgers, monthly account books, and bills. ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-31 10:04

  4. The Mark of a Man

     Francis Marion Whiting, born in 1911, was a scientist and a teacher. This story is based on a tape recording of Frank Whiting, Sr.'s recollections in 1964.Bound typescript relates story of the Charles Whiting family and its descendants; chiefly ...

    castanoe - 2015-11-16 08:16

  5. Documents and Letters Relating to the Company's Sale of Bonds

    Letters, receipts, and legal documents relating to the sale of bonds of the Nogales Gas Company. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Business Collection Area: Borderlands 1909 to 1911 Number: AZ 088 ...

    castanoe - 2016-01-05 16:15

  6. Defendant's Photographic Exhibits 1 to 44 Inclusive

    James Addison Reavis, 1843-1914, was a swindler and forger, famous for attempting to fraudulently obtain 7,500 sq. miles of Arizona Territory by falsifying documents in Mexico and Spain to show a Spanish land grant to Don Miguel Peralta in 1748. This ...

    castanoe - 2016-01-15 09:02

  7. Marriage Records

    Holograph record of three marriages performed by Father Pedro Font at Mission San Xavier del Bac on October 26, 1775. ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-09 09:37

  8. Letter of Jose Romero

    Jose Romero was a Lieutenant Colonel, Sonora, Mexico; leader of 1823-1826 expeditions to establish an inland route between Sonora, Mex. and California. Collection contains a letter (photocopy) to Mariana de Urrea, Commandante General de Sonora, from ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-25 08:43

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

    Land originally granted to Captain Ygnacio Elias Gonzales and Juan Nepomucino Felix, included are deeds of sale 1879-1899 and documents filed with Court of Private Land Claims concerning rights to this land in 1891. ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-26 09:39

  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 ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:43

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