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  1. Papers Pertaining to the Silver King Mine

    Benjamin W. Reagan was a prospector and one of the discovers of the Silver King Mine, Pinal County, Ariz. Correspondence, assay reports, financial papers, legal papers, three photographs of family members and other materials relating to the settlement of ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:08

  2. Papers of Andres Moreno

    Andres Moreno, 1840-1887,  served in the 1st Infantry Regiment of the Arizona Volunteers, U.S. Army in 1865-1866. The collection includes photostats of enlistment and discharge papers, and record of service for Moreno, and muster roll of Captain Hiram S. ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:31

  3. Freight Bills of Magma Copper Company

    Freight bills, typescript and holograph carbons, pertaining to equipment shipments to the mine during its first years of operation. Most are from the station agent at Florence, Ariz. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Mining Business Collection ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:35

  4. Correspondence of the Ray and Gila Valley Railroad Company

    Correspondence with the U.S. Post Office to establish railroad mail service between Ray and Kelvin, Ariz., 1910-1912; and one letter regarding mail service between Ray and Sonora, Ariz., 1921. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Transportation Co ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:42

  5. Scrapbooks of Newspaper Clippings

     Louis C. Hughes, 1844-1915, was an Arizona pioneer,lawyer, newspaper publisher, and politician. Hughes established the Arizona Daily Star in 1877 and published it until his death. He served as district attorney, probate judge, attorney general of Arizona ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:48

  6. Letter Book of Louis C. Hughes

    Louis C. Hughes was an Arizona pioneer; lawyer, newspaper publisher, and politician. Hughes established the Arizona Daily Star in 1877 and published it until his death. He served as district attorney, probate judge, attorney general of Arizona, U.S. Court ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 14:52

  7. The Story of Patchy

    Typescript of unpublished manuscript, with photographs, concerning the story of Apache May, a young Apache girl found in May, 1896, by Cochise County cattleman and former sheriff, John Slaughter, in an abandoned Apache camp. She lived with the Slaughters ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 15:05

  8. Exhibits AAA and BBB Royal Patent: also Wills, Codicils, and Certified Copy of Possession given to Don Miguel de Peralta de la Cordoba, Baron of the Colorados of Baronial Estate in Arizona; and two supplemental reports

    Typescript (carbon) and photographs of documents supposedly granting the Royal Patent over certain lands known as Peralta Grant to Don Miguel de Peralta de la Cordoba. Includes laid in report regarding the boundary lines by R.C. Powers, 1883; and Applicat ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 15:08

  9. Account of Early Incidents Connected with the Peralta Grant

    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. Photocopy ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 15:21

  10. The Peralta Grant; James Addison Reavis and the Barony of Arizona

    Typescript original drafts and revisions with holograph corrections; accompanied by correspondence, notes, photographs, contemporary newspaper accounts, and extensive related research material used in the book, including many notes by Rosemary Taylor. Pho ...

    castanoe - 2013-03-07 15:31

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