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  1. Documents Relating to San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales Land Grant

    Land originally granted to Captain Ygnacio Elias Gonzales and Juan Nepomucino Felix, included are deeds of sale 1879-1899 and documents filed with Court of Private Land Claims concerning rights to this land in 1891. ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-26 09:39

  2. Philipp Segesser Papers

    Philipp Segesser was a Jesuit missionary in Sonora, Mexico. Papers relating to money owed Segesser while Visitador-General of Sonora, Mexico, by Captain Francisco Xavier de Miranda, with supporting records from various persons, some signed by governors ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:43

  3. Willis P. Haynes Photograph Collection

    Cabinet card photographs, ca. 1886-1989, taken in southern Arizona by photographer Willis P. Haynes. Images include Santa Rita Land & Mining Co. ranching activities, Tumacácori and San Xavier Missions, and Nogales, Arizona and Tucson, Arizona views, ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:56

  4. Historic Mexican & Mexican American Press

    Mexican and Mexican American publications published in Tucson, El Paso, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Sonora, Mexico from the mid-1800s to the 1970s. ...

    castanoe - 2015-05-07 15:41

  5. The Celeste Gonzalez de Bustamante and Jeannine E. Relly Oral History Collection

    This collection is comprised of mp3 files of oral histories with journalists, activists, and dignitaries from the United States and Mexico. They discuss the environment of reporting and state of journalistic freedom in the northern and southern states of ...

    trentp - 2015-01-16 16:19

  6. Lawrence Gipe Operation Streamline Sketches

    This collection is comprised of 37 sketches done in pencil on paper by Lawrence Gipe which document trials of inmates accused of illegal immigration into the United States as part of the Operation Streamline program. The collection guide contains embedded ...

    trentp - 2015-04-16 15:46

  7. Jim Corbett Collection

    James A. Corbett (1933-2001) was a rancher, writer, philosopher, and humanitarian. Born in Wyoming, he was educated at Harvard in philosophy before settling in the Southwest where he was a rancher. In 1985 Corbett was one of eleven defendants in the ...

    castanoe - 2017-09-06 16:16

  8. Paul M. Roca Papers and Photographs

    This collection contains photographs and manuscripts which document Jesuit churches throughout the Northern Mexico states of Sonora and Chihuahua. Within the collection are156 photographs primarily taken by Paul M. Roca featured in Paths of the Padres ...

    trentp - 2019-10-04 10:48

  9. Photographs of David Lee Guss

    David Lee Guss is a free-lance photographer from Tucson, Arizona. A number of his photographs appeared in his documentary film The Border. This collection contains photographs, 8x10, taken chiefly in Arizona from 1967 to 1982. Subjects include Tucson ...

    castanoe - 2020-02-12 10:07

  10. The Documented Border Collection

    Please note that some audiovisual content within our digital collections and exhibits is temporarily unavailable as we prepare to migrate it to a new platform. The Documented Border Collection is a subset of our Borderlands Collections and is being made ...

    trentp - 2021-02-09 10:31

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