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  1. Harry Partch Collection

    Harry Partch renowned as one of the 20th centurys most innovative American classical composers. He was one of the first composers in that century to extensively work with microtonal scales, which he wrote exclusively for his custom-made instruments that h ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:01

  2. Harlan Gallery Collection

    The Harlan Gallery was opened in 1972 in Tucson, Arizona by Roger and Pamela Harlan. The Harlan Gallery concentrated on contemporary artists of the Southwest that who had few venues or galleries that were showing contemporary art. Many of the artists that ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:22

  3. Duane Spencer Hatch Collection

    Duane Spencer Hatch (1888-1963) A pioneer in rural reconstruction and community development,Duane Spencer Hatch (1888-1963) graduated from Yale University and Cornell University for a PhD in Rural Sociology, Economics, and Education, which he received in ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:57

  4. W. J. McGee Photograph Collection

      Born in Iowa in 1853, anthropologist, ethnologist, and geologist William J. McGee worked for the U.S. Geological Survey from 1881 until 1893 when the Bureau of American Ethnology was formed. He was in charge of the Bureau from 1893 to 1903. During that ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:57

  5. Winfield Scott Collection

     Winfield Scott, 1786-1866, was a career U.S. Army officer, served throughout War of 1812, Indian Wars, War with Mexico, and the Civil War; presidential nominee for the Whig party in 1852. Collection includes a scrapbook of correspondence, engraved portra ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:50

  6. Edward Hugh and Edward Askew Sothern Scrapbook with Photograph Portfolio

    Edward Hugh Sothern was a Shakespearean actor, as was Julia Marlowe; the two were married in 1911. Edward Askew Sothern was Edward Hugh's father, and a comedic actor. The scrapbook contains an assortment of items related to both Edward Hugh Sothern a ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:53

  7. The Horseless Carriage: a Collection of Material Relating to the History and Development of the Automobile

    Assorted pamphlets, magazines, promotional reports, newspaper articles, advertisements, calendars, newsletters, photographs, and pictorial items relating to cars, from their early development in the 1890s through contemporary trends of the early 1960s. Th ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:00

  8. Frances Douglas Papers

      Author and translator Frances Douglas learned Spanish from reading and from constant conversation with the Mexicans and Native Americans living in the area. Frances married author and activist Charles Fletcher Lummis first and Courtenay DeKalb in 1913. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:01

  9. The Arizona Water Resources Committee Collection

    The Arizona Water Resources Committee (AWRC), was a political interest group that had significant impact upon the formulation and implementation of water policy and water research programs in Arizona from 1956 (the year is was created) through the mid 199 ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:47

  10. Robert R. Humphrey Photograph Collection

      Robert Register Humphrey was born in 1904 in Palo Alto, Calif. He earned his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees in botany and geology from the University of Minnesota, graduating in 1933. He worked as a range ecologist with the U.S. Fo ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:47

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