Indigenous Peoples of the Americas
Letter Book of J. H. Stout
Holograph, carbon letter book covering the period December 1, 1871 to March 21, 1875. Letters are from Stout chiefly to his superiors and benefactors back east and describe the needs and conditions of the people and the reservation school. ...
castanoe - 2020-08-14 11:49
Reports of a Land Management Survey, Navajo Indian Reservation
The collection consists of 54 bound folders containing reports and statistics of a land management survey on the Navajo Indian Reservation, relating to the agronomy, soil and water conservation problems existing on the reservation during the 1930s. The ...
castanoe - 2020-08-25 12:20
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
Military Posts Research Materials
Correspondence, articles, typescripts, notes, maps, charts, slides, and other materials, written or collected by Schilling, relating to the history and development of various forts in Arizona and New Mexico. ...
castanoe - 2020-08-26 10:23
Reminiscences of George W. Nock
George W. Nock, (1843-1922), was a school superintendent at the Colorado River Indian Agency in Arizona Territory from 1887 to 1889. The collection includes a photocopy of autobiographical manuscript concerning Nock's experiences as teacher to the ...
castanoe - 2020-08-27 16:16
History of the Apaches
Charles D. Poston was the first Superintendent of Indian Affairs for Arizona from 1863 to 1864. Poston was known as the Father of the Arizona Territory because of his lobbying efforts to establish Arizona as a separate territory. The collection consists ...
castanoe - 2020-08-27 16:19
Radio Talks on Arizona by James H. McClintock
James H. McClintock (1864-1934) was an Arizona historian. The collection contains a typescript of a series of 53 radio talks for the Union Oil Company of Arizona's "Forward Arizona" program broadcasted from Feb. 19, 1930-Feb. 18, 1931 on ...
castanoe - 2020-09-08 14:37
Inventory of Letters Received by Office of Indian Affairs Pertaining to the Arizona Superintendency
The collection contains an inventory of letters received by the Office of Indian Affairs from 1863 to 1877 pertaining to the Arizona Superintendency of Indian Affairs. The letters give dates, correspondent, and brief subject content. Included materials: ...
castanoe - 2020-09-11 10:14
Edward Palmer Manuscripts
Edward Palmer was an Acting Assistant Surgeon in the U. S. Army, and was later employed by the U. S. Dept. of Agriculture from 1865-1889. This collection contains original manuscripts concerning Native Americans, Arizona military posts, and journeys in ...
castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:37