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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Imogene Myrland Papers

    Imogene J. Myrland was an educator in Tucson, Arizona and began with setting up nursery schools under the WPA in 1936. She also organized and directed the Tucson Nursery School in 1946. Correspondence, photographs, clippings, financial records, scrapbooks ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:32

  7. Papers of the Roman Hubbell Family

      Roman Hubbell (1891-1957) was the second son of John Lorenzo Hubbell (1853-1930), noted pioneer Indian trader and founder of the J. L. Hubbell Trading Post at Ganado in Arizona Territory, 1876. The area surrounding the trading post eventually became par ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:05

  8. Papers of John Robert Carter

      John Robert Carter was born November 18, 1890 in Petersburg, Indiana. In 1913, he enlisted in the United States Army at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma. Carter was a member of the African-American Company C of the 25th Infantry. In 1918, the 25th was transferred to ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 09:03

  9. 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 - 2014-03-11 09:02

  10. 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

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