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  1. 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

  2. Albert Ward papers

    This collection consists of research materials relating to Albert E. Ward's archeological work in New Mexico. A majority of the collection references "Site 48," a ruin that Ward excavated in New Mexico. Site 48's authenticity was later ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 12:34

  3. John R. Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder papers

    John Raymond Reeder and Charlotte Goodding Reeder were American agrostologists known for their expertise regarding grasses found in the western and southwestern United States and northern and central Mexico. They discovered and named several new species ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 12:35

  4. Wingspan LGBT Community Center records

    The Wingspan LGBT Community Center records consist of materials related to over 25 years as a non-profit supporting LGBTQI communities. From programming to grants written and received to the Wingspan Film Festival materials to organizational materials ...

    mnboyer - 2021-06-07 12:41

  5. Los Universitarios collection

    This collection contains materials related to Los Universitarios. Los Universitarios formed in the early 1950s as a social club for Mexican-American students, many of which were the first to attend college from their families. The group would later help ...

    mnboyer - 2021-07-16 09:53

  6. Early Arizona construction photograph collection

    This photograph collection was donated to Special Collections in 1997 by Betty L. Van Dahm. The photographs in the collection were taken by her parents, who lived and traveled around southern Arizona their entire lives. Her father operated a shovel, then ...

    mnboyer - 2021-07-26 10:53

  7. W.C. Holden Expedition Papers

    William Curry Holden received his B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Texas. In 1929, he joined the faculty of Texas Technological College to teach history and anthropology. He remained there for more than four decades, becoming chairman ...

    trentp - 2015-03-18 16:27

  8. Fox Theater Memories Project Records

    The Fox Theater Memories Project Records (1883-2011) contains historical research files, oral history interviews, and documented restoration efforts of the Fox Theater gathered by the Fox Theater Memories Project. The collection documents the Fox Theater ...

    trentp - 2016-03-11 07:51

  9. Sharon Reynolds Maxwell Papers

    The papers of Sharon Lee Reynolds Maxwell (1939-) contain materials documenting the implementation of the Model Cities program in Tucson, Arizona and the administrative component of the Citizen Participation office in which Maxwell worked beginning in ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-04-11 11:28

  10. Melvin Hecht papers

    Melvin Hecht (1926-1985) received his Ph.D in geography from the University of Kansas before joining the faculty at the University of Arizona in 1956. As the first trained geographer in the faculty, Hecht taught in the Department of Geography and Regional ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

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