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  1. Charles L.G. Anderson Papers

    Charles L. G. Anderson (1863-1952) was a surgeon in the U.S. Army; 9th Infantry at Whipple Barracks and Fort McDowell, AZ; later at Newport News, VA. The collection contains letters, receipts, bills, orders, and other materials chiefly relating to Arizona ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 11:42

  2. Autobiography of William Bladen Jett

    William Bladen Jett (1858-1941) was a Methodist minister who served in the U.S. Army with the 4th Cavalry in Arizona and New Mexico. This collection comprises an autobiographical manuscript containing reminiscences of Jett's boyhood in Virginia ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 11:46

  3. Letter of B. Tiernan, March 26, 1900

    B. Tiernan was an American who spent time in the Territory of New Mexico. The collection includes a holograph letter written to Harvey Whitehill, Sheriff of Grant County, NM, dated March 26, 1900. It was sent from Tiernan's office in Galveston, TX. ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-24 16:01

  4. Correspondence of John D. Burgess

    Captain John DeWitt Burgess (1847-1918) was a soldier, mining engineer, Indian scout, and early pioneer of Tucson. After serving in the Civil War, he came to Arizona in 1873 and became involved with mining in the Prescott area. However, he also scouted ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 09:37

  5. George Lippitt Andrews Papers

    This collection consists of a 90-page manuscript diary for year of 1870, written by Colonel George Lippitt Andrews while superintendent of Indian Affairs for Arizona Territory at Fort Yuma. ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 09:59

  6. Charles Herner papers

    This collection contains research files covering the life and histories surrounding Alexander O. Brodie and the Rough Riders of Arizona. Rough Riders was the name given to the 1st United States Volunteer Cavalry, a response to the understaffing of the ...

    trentp - 2016-07-08 08:47

  7. Kenneth Horace Lee letters

    Letters written by Kenneth H. Lee, while in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He wrote to family members, owners of a dairy farm in Casa Grande, AZ, from 1944 to 1946. His letters describe training camp in San Diego, training and work as a hospital ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-11-03 17:08

  8. Alexander Grayson Bowman Diary

    Daily record of the march from Camp Union, near San Francisco, Oct. 18, 1861, until his mustering out at Franklin, near El Paso, Texas, Dec. 12, 1864; and includes his subsequent journey back to California, to Feb. 12, 1865. ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-09 12:11

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