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  1. Correspondence of George Cranston

    George Cranston was born in 1848, probably in New York state. Following an argument with his father, George was ordered to leave the family farm, and in 1866 he joined the army. Cranston's first post was Fort Yuma, Arizona Territory. In the ensuing y ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:27

  2. Papers of Earle Robert Forrest

    Earle Robert Forrest was a cowboy, photographer, and writer. He raveled extensively in the Southwest during the early 1900s, photographing and gathering research materials for his writings. This collection is organized into two subgroups: Papers and Photo ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:28

  3. Correspondence of John Baptiste Salpointe

    Jean Baptiste Salpointe was born at St. Maurice, Puy de Dome, France on February 21, 1825. After studying theology at Clermont Seminary, he was ordained as a priest. He held several posts in Europe before arriving in the United States as a missionary for ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:29

  4. Collection of the Arizona Ecumenical Council, Truth Squad Committee

    In May, 1972 the Arizona Ecumenical Council commissioned the Truth Squad Committee and charged them with investigating issues dealing with the then current crisis in farm labor relations. This committee was staffed by representatives of many of the eleven ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:30

  5. Records Relating to Camera, Spade and Pen

    In the early 1970s, the husband and wife team of Marc and Marnie Gaede conceived an idea for a book that would approach the subject of Southwestern archaeology in a fresh, new way. Combining their degrees in anthropology with Marc's talent as a photo ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:30

  6. Resolutions of the Prescott Citizens Committee

    Resolutions, handwritten by some citizens of Prescott, Arizona, and sent to General James H. Carlton of the military department of New Mexico and to other governmental officials, requesting that Allen L. Anderson and his regiment be returned to Fort Whipp ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:30

  7. Papers of George E. P. Smith

      George Edson Philip Smith, 1873-1974, graduating in with a B.S. in Civil Engineering from the University of Vermont. He taught at the University of Vermont before coming to Tucson and the University of Arizona. In 1906, he became both Professor of Irrig ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:31

  8. Collection of Mescalero Apache Records

    Mr. Mehren, a historian, submitted his Master of Arts thesis on the Mescalero Apache to the Department of History at the University of Arizona in 1969. The papers in this collection include two subgroups: Records of the Mescalero Apache Reservation and Re ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:31

  9. Papers of Arthur H. Gooden

    Born in Britain, Arthur Henry Gooden immigrated to the United States around the turn of the century. He worked on a ranch in San Joaquin Valley, California before he turned his talents to writing. He wrote stories for magazines, Hollywood screenplays, and ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:01

  10. Papers of Monte Ray Stewart

      Monte Ray Stewart was employed on various ranches throughout his youth and was drafted into the Army in 1917, buying bought a small ranch on Reynolds Creek, Arizona. Ray was hired by the Forest Service around 1920 and assigned to the Roosevelt District. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:00

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