University of Arizona

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are now welcome to visit Special Collections without an appointment from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. 

Special Collections will close at 12 pm on Monday, December 5th for the event Satellites: bringing an astronomy archive to the stage.

Diary of Edward L. Vail

The collection comprises the diary of Arizona cattleman and rancher Edward L. Vail. It describes a cattle drive to California dated Jan. 31-Mar.29, 1890, and includes financial accounts, cattle records, and notes on supplies.