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  1. Correspondence of George Cranston

    This collection is comprised of letters, primarily written by George Cranston. Some letters relate Cranston's experiences as a soldier in the Arizona Territory, from 1866 to 1870. His letters reveal the privations of a soldier's life, the ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:27

  2. Letter from Sergeant James E. Derwent to Charles Fellows, Regarding the Death of Cochise, 1874 June 10

    James E. Derwent, Sargeant in Company D, 5th United States Cavalry, was on the Chiracahua reservation when Cochise died. Charles Fellows was a personal friend of the sergeant. Holograph letter, accompanied by original envelope.  Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-05 09:14

  3. Register Book of Davis-Monthan Field

    Photocopy. Contains entries listing pilot, passengers, plane registration number, type, home station, arrival and departure times, and destination of all airplanes landing at Davis-Monthan Field. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Military ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 12:08

  4. Letter, 1915 Sept. 15, Douglas (Ariz.), to W. R. Courtney, Urbana (Ill.)

    Typescript letter concerning army duty in Douglas, Arizona. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Military Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1915 Number: AZ 543 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:08

  5. Muster roll of Captain L.N. Halbert's Company of the 4th Regiment of Texas State Troops, Army of the Confederate States of America, Col. John Sayles

    The 4th Infantry Regiment was led by Col. John Sayles, Lt. Col. James W. Barnes, and Major Moses Austin Bryan. This muster roll is printed on both sides of one sheet, 52 x 65 cm. It lists names, ranks, when and where enlisted, whether present or absent, ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:47

  6. Papers of Beppie L. Culin

    This collection consists of the papers of Beppie L. Culin and family. Correspondence, diaries, scrapbooks, photographs, and legal documents are included in this collection. ...

    castanoe - 2017-09-28 11:08

  7. Paul Edward Jones World War II correspondence

    This collection consists of letters written by Paul Edward Jones while he was in the Navy during World War II. The letters are to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C. V. Jones, of Newberg, Oregon. Included materials: Text Subject Area: Arizona & Southwest ...

    mnboyer - 2019-07-29 09:13

  8. Papers of Leighton Finley

    Leighton Finley was a U.S. Army Officer, Lieutenant of the 10th cavalry in Texas (1880-81), Fort Leavenworth, KS (1881-84) and in Arizona (1885-92). The collection includes a diary, notebook, other biographical material and photographs relating to Finley ...

    castanoe - 2020-04-21 18:11

  9. Journal of John Gregory Bourke

    John Gregory Bourke (1846-96) was a U.S. soldier, author, and ethnologist. This collection contains the holograph journal Bourke kept while he was serving as a lieutenant of the 3rd cavalry in the U.S. Army, which includes sketches and a descriptive index ...

    castanoe - 2020-04-21 19:15

  10. Frank West Journal

    One volume journal containing handwritten entries from 1884- 1885, recording marches during the Apache campaign. The routes are from Fort Huachuca, Arizona, to Fort Craig, New Mexico; from Fort Craig to Fort Wingate, and from there to Deming. Hand-drawn ...

    castanoe - 2020-05-04 20:06

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