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  1. Collection of Chinese Documents from Tucson, Arizona

    A Chinese community of merchants began to develop in Tucson, Ariz. in the later half of the 1800's. To maintain their ethnic identity, Chinese men met in tongs where they could follow their native traditions and speak of home. A similar organization, ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-14 13:56

  2. University of Arizona Agricultural Experiment Station Records

      Establishment of the University of Arizona and the Agricultural Experiment Station were interrelated. Frank A. Gulley was appointed Dean of the first School of Agriculture in 1890. Before the opening of the University in Fall 1891, Gulley selected facul ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-14 14:47

  3. Tom Miller Papers

    Tom Miller is a noted writer of literature on the Southwest and Latin America. For over thirty years Miller has been producing books, articles, and commentary on topics ranging from Panama hats to the song La Bamba. His nine books include Jack Ruby's ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-14 14:06

  4. Jacobo Sedelmayr letters and reports

    Jacobo Sedelmayr,  born in Freising, Bavaria in 1703, was a Jesuit missionary. He was sent to New Spain in 1736 and was assigned to the Pimeria Alta region, which includes what is now Arizona. In 1751, eight missions were active in Pimeria Alta. Sedelmayr ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-14 15:28

  5. Moonshine; a Burletta in One Act

    Holograph manuscript in pen and ink, with pencil notes to printer. Included materials: Manuscript Collection Area: Literature 1874 to 1907 Number: MS 007 ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-17 15:44

  6. Papers of Henry Fountain Ashurst

    Henry Fountain Ashurst was a senator from Arizona; born in Winnemucca, Humboldt County, Nev., September 13, 1874; moved with his parents to Arizona in 1875 and settled near the present town of Flagstaff, Coconino County; attended the public schools of Fla ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-30 16:44

  7. Journal of John Gregory Bourke

    John gregory Bourke, 1846-1896, was a U.S. Army soldier, author, and ethnologist. The collection contains a holograph journal, with sketches; kept by Bourke while a lieutenant in the U.S. Army, 3rd cavalry. Bourke describes visits to the Bannock Indians, ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-30 16:51

  8. Papers of Angela Hutchinson Hammer

    Angela Hutchinson Hammer, born in 1870, was a schoolteacher, journalist, and newspaper editor in Wickenburg, Casa Grande, and Phoenix, Ariz. Taught school in Wickenburg, 1889-90, 1894-96, Gila Bend, 1893-94; and owned various newspapers and print shops in ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-31 09:09

  9. Papers of the Hein family

    Letters from the Hein family and Paul Loske to the Hagedorn family pertaining to frontier life in Skull Valley. Also includes documents relating to their participation in the Prescott Coal Development Company; Hagedorn's passport and ship papers whil ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-31 09:14

  10. Papers of Daniel C. McKinney

    Cattle rancher; President, Arizona Cattle Growers' Association, 1932, Member, Arizona Livestock Sanitary Board, 1931-1932, worked with various credit banks and the Hearst Corporation analyzing livestock and ranching operations. Managed primary campai ...

    castanoe - 2014-07-31 09:18

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