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.

Territory of Arizona vs. ...David Gibson

The Cover Page for the Legal Report of Territory of Arizona vs ... David Gibson

James Leavy (1842-1882) was a Dublin, Ireland born gunfighter and gambler. Leavy was killed in 1882 at Tucson, AZ, as a result of a feud with John Murphy, a Tucson gambler.

Collection includes a holograph copy of files and records concerning Leavy's 1885 murder trial held in Pinal County. The defendants were David Gibson and William Moyer.