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  1. The Story of Arizona's Admission to Statehood

    Typescript of paper concerning Arizona statehood presented by John Bittinger Wright to Tucson Women's Club, Feb. 14, 1927. Includes bibliography of sources. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Political Affairs Law & Legal Issues ...

    castanoe - 2020-10-26 11:56

  2. Groups Against Smelter Pollution (G.A.S.P.) Records

    Composed of the records of Groups Against Smelter Pollution (G.A.S.P.), including: administrative files; activity files; communication files; correspondence; newspaper clippings; negatives, photographs, and slides; and one scrapbook. Also includes ...

    castanoe - 2020-12-11 12:03

  3. Southern Arizona Water Resources Association (SAWARA) records

    The Southern Arizona Water Resources Association (SAWARA) (1982-2000) was an organization formed in Tucson to inform the community on water issues and gain support for the Central Arizona Project (CAP). The collection documents SAWARA's water efforts ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 09:25

  4. Dr. Charles "Chuck" Ford papers

    The Dr. Charles "Chuck" Ford papers (1979-1991) contain scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and framed certificates of recognition documenting Dr. Ford's political career as a Tucson city councilmember, as well as his 1991 mayoral campaign. ...

    mnboyer - 2021-05-05 09:28

  5. Jonathan Rothschild papers

    Materials in this collection pertain to Jonathan Rothschild's mayoral campaign. Items include speeches, articles, pamphlets, photographs, and other documents that were used to campaign for Tucson Mayor. Additional family materials (awards, plaques, ...

    mnboyer - 2021-06-08 16:07

  6. Instruction reservada del Rno. De N.E.: que el Exmo. Sor Conde de Revillagigedo dio a su subceso el Exmo. Sor Marques de Branciforto

    Juan Vicente Güémez Pacheco de Padilla Horcasitas y Aguayo was the 2nd Count de Revillagigedo, and a Spanish military officer and 52nd viceroy of New Spain from October 17, 1789 to July 11, 1794. The collection comprises a manuscript of secret ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 15:59

  7. 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

  8. Denny Moran Oral History audio tapes

    The Denny Moran Oral History audio tapes consist of an oral history with Denny Moran recorded June 21, 1966 to July 19, 1966. Moran worked for an American oil company and shares his memories of Tampico, Mexico and Tuxpan, Mexico areas during the Mexican ...

    mnboyer - 2021-07-12 10:28

  9. Acta

    A two-page manuscript, dated July 21, 1823, the Act of Mexican Congress orders the political and ecclesiastical reorganization of the Provincias Internas de Occidente. Sonora and Sinaloa remain divided; the old Spanish province of Nueva Vizcaya will form ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 11:48

  10. Defenders of Wildlife Records

    Founded in 1947, Defenders of Wildlife is a national organization focused on wildlife conservation. In 2007 the Defenders of Wildlife brought forward a lawsuit to stop construction of a wall on the US-Mexico border due to concern it might damage wildlife ...

    trentp - 2016-07-11 08:17

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