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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  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. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. The Apache Indians

    Frank C. Lockwood was an author and lecturer at the University of Arizona English Department from 1916 to 1941. The collection contains carbon typescripts of Lockwood’s book The Apache Indians, which includes the author's holograph corrections. ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 10:03

  9. 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

  10. 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

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