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  1. Papers of Lawrence Clark Powell

      Lawrence Clark Powell was a noted writer and librarian. Powell was well-known for his writings on librarianship and the literature of the American Southwest, including books such as Books West Southwest and Southwest Classics. He served as head libraria ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:35

  2. Papers of Fay Jackson Smith

    Fay Jackson Smith co-authored the book Father Kino in Arizona (Arizona Historical Foundation, 1966) with John Kessell and Frances J. Fox. She also wrote Captain of the Phantom Presidio: A History of the Presidio of Fronteras, Sonora, New Spain, 1686-1735, ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:34

  3. Papers of Nancy Pedrick Smith Mairs

    Author, poet, scholar, professor and self-described as a "non political feminist," Nancy Pedrick Smith Mairs, Ph.D. is well known for her autobiographical texts that speak about her life and her struggles with the debilitating disease, Multiple ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:33

  4. Papers of David Yetman

      David A. Yetman obtained his Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Arizona. He later went on to work as a professor for the university and as an associate research scientist for the University of Arizona Southwest Studies Center. He was also electe ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:33

  5. Papers of William Eastlake

      William Eastlake was a writer who was born on July 14, 1917. He grew up in New Jersey during the Great Depression, and following high school he hitchhiked across the country. Eastlake enlisted in the US Army in 1942. He served in the Infantry for four a ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:33

  6. Papers of Elliott Arnold

      Elliott Arnold began his writing career while in college, as a reporter at the Brooklyn Times. He wrote his first novel at 18 years old. In 1932 he started writing for the NY World Telegram. During his time there he wrote Personal Combat, Only the Young ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:30

  7. Papers of Peter Wild Regarding Research on John C. Van Dyke

      Peter Wild is a noted writer of poetry and nonfiction prose. Wild is well-known for his literary works such as Cochise and Easy Victory. His poems have been published in numerous magazines, which include Ironwood, Chicago Review, and The American Poetry ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:30

  8. The "Tucsonians" Oral History Project Collection

      On December 7, 1941, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and soon afterward, President Franklin D. Roosevelt ordered the mass removal of 110,000 persons of Japanese ancestry from the West Coast to relocation camps located further within the United States ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:29

  9. Papers of Harry Stewart

    Harry Stewart was a book dealer specializing in Western history. He operated businesses in Boise, Idaho, and Tucson and Tombstone, Arizona, where he was also curator of the Wyatt Earp Museum. Papers include correspondence relating to book trade and person ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:27

  10. Louis A. Witzeman Collection of Rural/Metro Corporation Records

      Rural/Metro Corporation began in 1948 as the Rural Fire Protection Company-a privately-run subscription fire service serving the unincorporated area north of Phoenix, Arizona. Louis A. Witzeman founded the company after watching a neighbor's home b ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:26

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