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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. PandemiDiarios collection

    PandemiDiarios, is a microgrant program, funded by the Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry, to support students, academic professionals, and community-based artists and practitioners in creating works reflecting on the human experience of the COVID-19 ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:37

  5. Michael Cuddihy and Ironwood Press Records

    Michael Cuddihy was born in 1932 in New York City. His family was steeped in literature and publishing; his grandfather and father headed the publishing firm Funk and Wagnalls. Cuddihy was 19 and a student at Notre Dame University when he was stricken ...

    castanoe - 2022-02-15 15:41

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Poisoned Pen Press records

    Poisoned Pen Press is located in Scottsdale, Arizona and was founded in 1997. The Press is an independent publisher of mystery novels, and founder Robert Rosenwald continues to serve as President. Since the press' inception, Barbara Peters has served ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2022-04-29 12:27

  9. 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

  10. TusCon Records collection

    The TusCon Records contains materials related to the TusCon Science Fiction Convention from its beginnings with the first convention held in 1974 up to 2014. The collection also contains materials and ephemera from various other science fiction ...

    mnboyer - 2022-04-29 12:56

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