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.

Legal Papers of Eugene Semmes Ives

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Eugene Semmes Ives (1859-1917) was an Arizona attorney. Ives was originally from New York, and studied law and politics at Columbia Law School. In 1895, Ives and his family moved to Arizona Territory where he partnered with Marcus A. Smith and established his law practice in both Yuma and Tucson.

His collection contains case files including legal papers, notes and other material concerning Ives's cases. Included are files related to Albert Steinfeld, Epes Randolph, Louis Zeckendorf, and various mining, railroad, and power companies.