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  1. Papers of Roger Stern

      Roger Stern graduated from San Diego State University in 1938 with a B.S. in Physics. He served in the U.S. Navy in the field of Aviation Electronics from December 1944 to March 1946. Roger Stern married Caroline Vota Stern; they had 3 children. His ext ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-16 10:00

  2. Records of the Tucson Council for Civic Unity

      Tucson Council for Civic Unity (TCCU) was dedicated "to foster and promote better understanding and relations among people of various racial, religious, social and national backgrounds in Arizona and to promote better conditions among all groups wi ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 08:25

  3. Papers of William Augustus Hancock

      William Hancock, a native of Massachusetts, came west following the gold rush and settled near Sacramento, California. In 1864, he enlisted in the Seventh California Infantry and was sent to Fort Yuma. He transferred to the First Arizona Volunteers in 1 ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 08:28

  4. Records of the Opera Guild of Southern Arizona

      The Opera Guild of Southern Arizona was conceived in 1957 by Ruth Booth who moved to Arizona that year. Finding no musical organizations dedicated to the promotion and expansion of opera in the area, Ms. Booth obtained the support of the Metropolitan Op ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 08:33

  5. Records of the Maxwell Land Grant Company

    The collection includes financial statements of condition for 1922 and 1927 for The Maxwell Land Grant Company; a bound 142 page Decree Index for the Springer Ditch Company vs. the French Land and Irrigation Company in the District Court of the Eighth Jud ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 08:37

  6. Papers of William Bedford Griffen

      William B. Griffen was born January 30, 1928 in Los Angeles, California. He remained in southern California throughout his childhood and earned a BA in Political Science and Economics from Whittier College in 1951. Two years later, Griffen began graduat ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 08:46

  7. Papers of Ada Peirce McCormick

      Ada Stetson Peirce earned a degree in 1932 from the University of Arizona. From 1925 to 1930, Ada gave lectures on marriage and homemaking at various eastern colleges, establishing a national reputation. The McCormicks relocated to Tucson, Arizona, in 1 ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 09:05

  8. 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 - 2015-07-20 09:17

  9. Records of the Arizona Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

    Includes scrapbooks, photographs, letters, speeches, philosophy and objectives, and materials from the 50th and 75th American Home Economics Assocation anniversary celebrations. Organizational materials includes the constitution, bylaws, handbooks, member ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 09:24

  10. Gary Nabhan Papers

    Gary Paul Nabhan received a PhD in Arid Lands Resources from the University of Arizona in 1983.He devoted his career to advocating the preservation of desert plants, native seeds, and the lifestyles of native desert people, including the Native American t ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 09:28