Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Records of the Compania Constructora Richardson, S.A.
Photographs along with legal papers and descriptive material documenting the company projects from the excavation stages to completed dams. ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:09
Mexican Government Documents Regarding the Borderlands Campaign Against the Apache Indians
The collection documents relations between the Mexico and the United States during the mid to late 1800's. Of particular importance is the impact of Apache movements through Sonora and Arizona. Documents includes administrative, diplomatic and ...
castanoe - 2014-09-30 15:40
Papers of Fay Jackson Smith
This collection contains research notes and a manuscript for Father Kino in Arizona. The research notes include 3x5 cards, as well as notes written in Spanish. Additionally this collection contains materials regarding Smith's Captain of the Phantom ...
castanoe - 2015-07-21 09:46
Bernard Fontana Papers
This collection contains materials relating to Bernard (Bunny) Fontana, a prominent anthropologist and active community member in Southern Arizona. Materials include activity files, which include documentation of activities in organizations, speeches, ...
castanoe - 2014-12-05 11:49
Cartas y Informes
Photocopies of typed transcriptions of 13 letters and reports written by missionaries in Pimería Alta, Sonora, and Chihuahua, from 1768 to 1816. Some letters are addressed to their superiors at Querétaro; others are to include Captain Juan Bautiste de ...
castanoe - 2016-11-22 10:59
Papers of William Neil Smith
Includes biographical information, correspondence, writings, publications, field notebooks, field research data sheets, subject files, bibliography cards, photographs, negatives, color slides, motion picture film, and sound recordings, chiefly from 1944 ...
castanoe - 2017-09-12 16:06
Derrotero de los Padres Fray Francisco Atanacio Domínguez, and Fr. Silvestre Vélez, de Escalante, en sus exploraciónes, desde las missiones de Zuñy del Nuevo Mexico, hasta las ymmediaciones de Monte Rey de California
Collection includes eighteenth-century copy of the diary kept by Vélez de Escalante on his expedition with Dominguez through the four corners area of the American Southwest, July 29, 1776 to Jan. 2, 1777. Although unsuccessful in their mission to find a ...
castanoe - 2020-08-26 10:07
Diario, de las ultimas peregrinaciones del Padre Fr. Francisco Garcés, hasta la provincia del Moqui, y noticias de varias nuevas naciones exparcidas hasta el Rio Colorado en California
Francisco Tomás Hermenegildo Garcés (1738-1781) was a Spanish Franciscan missionary, explorer of the Southwest United States, and priest at San Xavier del Bac, near Tucson, AZ, beginning in 1768. Eighteenth century manuscript copy of Padre Francisco ...
castanoe - 2020-08-26 10:12
Petition, 1734, to the Marques de Castelfuerte, Viceroy of Peru, on behalf of the tributary Yanaconas Indians
Official handwritten copy, dated the 6th of January, 1754, of a petition by the procurador general of the town council of Mizque to the Viceroy of Peru, on behalf of the Yanaconas Indians. ...
castanoe - 2021-12-16 16:18
The collection includes a typescript translation of report, written by Spanish Franciscan Antonio de los Reyes, on existing conditions in the missions of Sonora administered by the Fathers of the Propagation of the Faith College of the Holy Cross in ...
castanoe - 2022-03-11 13:44