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  1. Jacome’s Department Store Records

      Jacome's Department Store began in 1896 as La Bonanza General Store. Company founder Carlos C. Jacome initially partnered with Loreto Carrillo and opened a store located at 84 West Congress Street, Tucson, Arizona. Jacome then partnered with Genaro ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-24 09:42

  2. William R. Mathews Papers

      William R. Mathews (1893-1969) was an accomplished journalist, newspaper editor and publisher. Born in Lexington, Kentucky in 1893, he graduated with an A.B. degree in Money and Banking from the University of Illinois in 1917. He served as a Second Lieu ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-24 09:51

  3. Ronstadt Family Collection

      A prominent pioneer family of Tucson, AZ; the Ronstadts of Tucson originated with Frederick J.M. Ronstadt's arrival in Tucson from Mexico in 1882 to work as an apprentice in the Dalton and Vasquez Wagon Shop. In 1888 he opened his own shop, serving ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-24 09:57

  4. Hazel Warren Papers

      Hazel (Woolsey) Warren worked at a bank in Tecumseh. Later, she worked for a local newspaper qualifying as a linotype operator. After her marriage to Keith Warren , the couple managed the Kayenta Trading Post in Kayenta, Arizona, until 1935. They then m ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 14:38

  5. James E. McDonald Papers

      Born in 1920 in Duluth, Minnesota, James E. McDonald was educated at Iowa State College (Ph.D. Physics, 1951). He served in the United States Navy from 1942 to 1945, and, for the following years taught or researched at Naval Aerology School, Iowa State ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 14:43

  6. George Lippitt Andrews Papers

    George Lippitt Andrews was born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1828. He entered the Rhode Island Militia in 1844, was promoted to Major in 1848, and to Colonel in 1853. He resigned from the military in 1856. In 1859 he rejoined the military as a Second L ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:00

  7. Mary Louise Mabie Papers

      Mary Louise Mabie was born in 1904 at the home of her maternal grandparents, James H. and Mary Kennedy, in St. Nicholas Place, NYC. Her father, Webster Boutelle Mabie, was a New York real estate broker and her mother, Louise Kennedy Mabie, was a prolifi ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:05

  8. Alvin O. Hurst Papers

    Alvin O. Hurst served from 1942 to1945 in the United States Army Air Corps as a pilot. After World War II, Mr. Hurst returned to the University of Illinois- Urbana and completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in landscape architecture in 1948. After graduati ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:21

  9. Arizona Cattle Feeders’ Association

      The Arizona Cattle Feeders' Association was founded in 1934 in Phoenix, Arizona by a group of Salt River Valley feeders. It is the oldest cattle feeders' organization in the United States. The main purpose of the organization is to assist catt ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:24

  10. C.E. Britten Cattle Company Papers

    Clarence E. Britten (1893-1970) was a cattle ranch manager and owner in the area between Sasabe and Three Points, Arizona; he worked for thirty-two years as a bonded livestock dealer. Britten was born in California and worked for his father's freight ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:30

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