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  1. Steve Orlen papers

    The Steve Orlen papers consist of personal research files, correspondence, and poetry. A majority of the collection consists of Orlen's written poetry, including several drafts with his notes and changes, as well as a few manuscripts. Poetry in the ...

    mnboyer - 2019-07-15 10:48

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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 - 2020-08-26 12:32

  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. 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 - 2021-05-05 09:31

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Western pulp fiction collection

    The term 'pulp fiction' applies to low-quality literature often printed on lesser-quality paper stock. A majority of pulp fiction novels fall into the western genre or center around detective stories. Since readers needed to be drawn in, flashy ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-03 11:54

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