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. 

Edward Mathewson Papers

The Edward Mathewson Papers contain the work of Canadian metallurgist Edward Mathewson, known for his work with Anaconda Copper Mining Company and later, his service as a professor at the University of Arizona. The collection includes five series pertaining to Mathewson’s personal and work life. Materials include manuscripts, mining papers, patents, letters and correspondence, scrapbooks, published books and papers, journals, diaries, blueprints, photo albums, photographs, postcards, financial records, certificates and degrees, and other ephemera.