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.

Arizona & Southwest

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  1. Papers of Merle Armitage

    The collection contains an assortment of correspondence, books, some published by his Manzanita Press, typescripts of books and short stories, advertisements, illustrations, clippings, photographs and photographic plates, articles, speeches, catalogs, and ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:19

  2. Papers of Earle Robert Forrest

    This collection is organized into two subgroups: Papers and Photographs. The Papers in the first subgroup include biographical information, correspondence, and drafts of 26 of his manuscripts, including Bloody Trails of the Old Southwest and Adventures in ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 14:56

  3. The March of Arizona History

    Anne Merriman Peck (1884-1976) was a writer, artist, and illustrator. She started her career in New York working for magazine companies and publishing several children's books. In 1948, Peck moved to Tucson, AZ and taught courses at the University of ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:56

  4. Portrait of a Teacher; Mary Elizabeth Post and Something of the Times in Which she Lived

    Mary Elizabeth Post (1841-1934) was an amateur historian, teacher and pioneer of education in Arizona. Originally from New York, Post moved to Yuma, AZ in 1872 and opened the third official school in the state. The collection contains a bound typescript ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-14 12:00

  5. The Land of Mañana

    William Edgar Blake (1844-1915) was born in Morning Sun, Ohio, but was moved to Iowa in 1845. He served in the Civil War as a member of Company C of the First Iowa Cavalry. He later went on to study law at Iowa State University and earned his degree in ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-23 19:19

  6. Papers of Harry Stewart

    Harry Stewart was a book dealer specializing in Western history. He operated businesses in Boise, ID, and Tucson and Tombstone, AZ, where he was also curator of the Wyatt Earp Museum.  Papers include correspondence relating to book trade and personal life ...

    castanoe - 2020-12-15 16:04

  7. Sinclair Browning Papers

    This collection is comprised of the personal and professional papers of Southern Arizona author Sinclair Browning. The bulk of the material relates to the first five books of the Trade Ellis mystery series, published 1999-2003. The remaining material ...

    trentp - 2015-07-09 09:58

  8. Walter Noble Burns Papers

    Walter N. Burns (1872-1932) was a journalist and author of Western fiction. This collection contains manuscripts, notes, correspondence, photographs, clippings, and related material. Several drafts of the manuscripts for The Saga of Billy the Kid (1925), ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-25 12:02

  9. A Pima Remembers

    This collection includes the author's original typescript of sketches of Pima history and traditions. It also includes revisions with editor's notes; correspondence, designs, financial records pertaining to the book's publication; original ...

    castanoe - 2022-04-29 11:39

  10. Loujon Press collection

    This collection is comprised of six series: Historical notes, 1989. Correspondence, 1962-1965. Notebook, 1964. Photographs, ca. 1962-1965. Artwork, ca. 1963-1965. Book Files, 1963-1965. It includes correspondence, poetry manuscripts, a notebook, galley ...

    castanoe - 2022-04-29 12:38

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