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.

Letter Book of William J. Ross

Carbon Copy of Correspondence from Ross

William J. Ross was a U.S. Army officer of the 21st Infantry and a Quartermaster stationed at the Headquarters, Dept. of Arizona, Prescott, Arizona Territory during the period of the letters.

Collection contains holograph carbons of letters written Sept. 4, 1872 to Jan. 15, 1875 concerning accounting for supplies, clothing, equipment, and payrolls for the posts. Most are transmittal letters for reports which are not included. Includes a name index.