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  1. San Rafael de la Zanja Land Grant

    Letters, copies of legal documents, maps, and survey notes and other materials chiefly relating to the claims of Alfred A. Green. Includes a map and survey notes by George J. Roskruge; a typescript record book of correspondence and testimony, 1880-1885; s ...

    castanoe - 2012-12-28 19:52

  2. Notes of Trip to Visit Mines and Smelters

    Holograph (photocopy) includes minutes of meetings under its earlier names (Ladies Aid Society, Church Aid Society), Constitution of 1882, lists of members (1884-1886), and signatures of those attending the Golden Jubilee in 1931. Included materials:  Man ...

    castanoe - 2013-01-09 21:11

  3. Stirrup high, [1956]

    Typescript manuscript with holograph corrections and edits of the juvenile novel, Stirrup High. The autobiographical story is about Walt, who as a fourteen year old boy, spends the summer as a working cowboy on his father's Montana ranch. Included ma ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-07 17:54

  4. Records of the San Rafael Cattle Company

    Correspondence, legal papers, financial records, reports, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating to the operation of the company. Includes letters relating to the appointment of Lewis Wolfley as Territorial Governor of Arizona; financial estate pa ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-12 14:11

  5. Papers of John Elles Harrison

    John Elles Harrison, 1886-1957, was a Tucson realtor and businessman; active in the creation of the Saguaro National Monument. He acted as agent for the University of Arizona Board of Regents to assemble land and clear titles.Correspondence, newspaper cli ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-13 14:22

  6. Papers of William Burnham Alexander

    William Burnham Alexander, 1877-1957, was an engineer. The Collection includes correspondence, agreements, description of agricultural lands of the Rillito and Santa Cruz Rivers in Pima County, articles of incorporation of the Federal Power and Water Co., ...

    castanoe - 2013-02-13 14:26

  7. Douglas Family

    Original typescript of address given Oct. 19, 1961 before the Arizona Committee of the Newcomen Society in North America. Includes several preliminary drafts, with holograph notes by Lewis W. Douglas. Also contains correspondence, a typescript of Lewis Do ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-05 15:42

  8. Correspondence of George Walter Shute

    George Walter Shute, born 1876, served as District Attorney of Gila County, Arizona from 1908-1912. The collection includes letters, chiefly relating to his activities as District Attorney. Includes material concerning civic activities in Globe and land l ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-05 17:51

  9. History of the Discovery of Tombstone, Arizona, as Told by Edward Lawrence Schieffelin

    Edward Schieffelin, 1847-1897, was a prospector and discovered the silver mines of the San Pedro Valley, which led to the establishment of Tombstone, Ariz. A version edited by Ben Traywick, was published by Red Marie's, 1988.Typescript, accompanied b ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 13:06

  10. Papers of Louis Rosenbaum

    Louis Rosenbaum was a merchant from New Mexico. This collection cosists of letters and power of attorney, from Las Cruces, N.M., Sept. 6, 1877. Letter to John B. Morrill requesting he act as Rosenbaum's agent at the San Carlos Indian Reservation, Ari ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 13:13

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