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  1. Papers of Amos Allison Anderson and Robert B. Anderson

      Amos Allison Anderson was born October 3, 1862 in Highland, Kansas. He worked on ranches, taught schools and was Chief of Scouts at Mescalero Apache Indian Reservation, New Mexico. In 1899, he moved to Clifton, Arizona and worked in a general store. He ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:02

  2. Raul Castro Papers

    Raul Hector Castro was born in Mexico but raised in Douglas, Arizona. While serving as a Spanish professor at the University of Arizona, he began his law career which eventually led to his appointment by Lyndon B. Johnson as the U.S. Ambassador to El Salv ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 09:17

  3. Petition, 1734, to the Marques de Castelfuerte, Viceroy of Peru, on behalf of the tributary Yanaconas Indians

    The Yanaconas were a hereditary class of Indian servants in South America. Early in the history of Spanish conquest, the King granted to his favorites an "encomienda," or rights to use a piece of land, recruit Indian labor, and collect taxes, as ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 12:39

  4. Papers of Anton Mazzanovich

    Anton Mazzanovich was an author, soldier, and thespian; he served with Troop F, 6th Cavalry, 1881-1882, in Arizona and New Mexico. Anton was also a stage carpenter and mechanic with New York theater companies. Correspondence, diary, newspaper clippings, a ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 14:00

  5. Papers of Samuel Clark

    Samuel Clark, born in 1871, was the founder of Clarkston, Ariz. Operated mining properties in Ajo and Clarkston (later called Rowood) beginning in 1907. Laid out townsite of Clarkston in 1916. The collection includes mining papers, account books, records ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 13:59

  6. Papers of L.S.M. Curtin

    L. S. M. Curtin was an avid naturalist, ethnobotanist, and a published author. Her ethnobotanical research was primarily concerned with the use of herbs and plants being used as diet staples and medicine among southwestern ethnic and indigenous groups. Sh ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-24 13:19

  7. 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 - 2014-03-24 13:24

  8. Southwest Mission Research Center

      The Southwestern Mission Research Center was created in 1965 mainly through the determination of Rev. Charles W. Polzer, S.J. It is a nonprofit organization which was originally set up for the purpose of locating for Father Kino’s grave and to conduct r ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-25 08:01

  9. Papers of William E. Thomas

    William E. Thomas, born in 1852, was a Businessman, as well as city and county official of Phoenix, Arizona. He served as Postmaster of Phoenix from 1894-1898, and of Liberty, Arizona in 1901 and 1905. The collection inlcudes correspondence, reports, bill ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-25 14:56

  10. The University of Arizona and World War II

    Original typescript, with reports, faculty and staff questionaires, and other material gathered by the University during 1942-1945 and used in preparation of this manuscript. Includes a lists of students and faculty who served in the war along with their ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-25 14:59

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