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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Eugene I. Fuller correspondence

    Thirty-three letters written by Eugene Fuller to family members between 1881 and 1883, about his work for the Arizona Gazette, his wife's health and subsequent death, and the care of his children. He writes about his own health, the assistance of the ...

    mnboyer - 2021-07-29 09:24

  4. Alianza Hispano-Americana records

    Papers relating to the Alianza Hispano-Americana, which offered low-cost life insurance, social activities, and other services to primarily Mexicans and Mexican-Americans living in the United States and Mexico. Founded in Tucson in 1894, Alianza was one ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-07-29 11:12

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Gale Monson Papers

    Collection includes biographical materials, correspondence, journals, publications, research materials, and bird records, relating to his career in wildlife management from 1934-1969. Included materials: Documents Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest ...

    trentp - 2019-10-17 13:49

  8. Janice Emily Bowers Notebooks

    The field notebooks held within this collection belonged to Janice Emily Bowers, a botanist with the U.S. Geological Survey in Tucson, Arizona. The materials in this collection form the basis of two of her books, "The Mountains Next Door" and ...

    trentp - 2016-03-11 07:40

  9. 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

  10. 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

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