University of Arizona

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are now welcome to visit Special Collections without an appointment from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. 

Special Collections will be closed from Wednesday, December 21, 2022 through Monday, January 2, 2023. We will reopen Tuesday, January 3rd. 

Ranching/Cattle

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  1. Papers of the Manning Family

    Contains photographs of Manning family members, ca. 1860-1950s, including photographs at the Tucson family home (Paseo Redondo, also known as "Manning House") and at Manning Camp in the Rincon Mountains. Additional materials (articles, ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-20 09:52

  2. Papers of Phyllis and Weldon Heald

    Most of the collection consists of manuscripts of various works by Phyllis and Weldon Heald. Also within the collection are articles, clippings, and miscellaneous materials about the Healds and other topics. The majority of the photographs were taken by ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-11 08:46

  3. Arizona Cattle Feeders’ Association

    The collection includes newsletters published by the Association and research materials. The research materials most likely come from a Mexican cattle survey conducted by the Agricultural Experiment Station at the University of Arizona, headed by Raymond ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:24

  4. C.E. Britten Cattle Company Papers

    The collection contains the papers of the C.E. Britten Cattle Company. Britten worked for thirty-two years as a bonded livestock dealer; he was a cattle ranch manager and owner between the Sasabe and Three Points, Arizona area. Materials in the collection ...

    castanoe - 2015-07-29 15:30

  5. Don Alonzo Sanford Papers

    This collection contains materials relating to Don Alonzo Sanford, a prominent resident of Territorial Arizona who was a Patagonia cattle/ sheep rancher and Tucson politician, as well as a successful Washington, D.C. businessman. This collection is ...

    castanoe - 2015-08-06 09:33

  6. Greene Cattle Company Collection

    The bulk of this collection was donated to the Arizona Historical Foundation in 1974 and was restricted for access for unknown reasons until 1980. During the restricted years and the decades to follow, the collection was disassembled and reorganized. ...

    castanoe - 2015-08-10 09:51

  7. Delano and Dwyer Ranch Records

    Three recording books containing livestock branding records and accounts of the operation and maintenance of the ranch in Otero, Colfax County, New Mexico. Volume one, 1877-1883, contains stock accounts of cattle, horses and sheep, with records of brands, ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:54

  8. Transcript of marks and brands of Yolo County (California)

    Log of cattle and horse brands. The 241 entries, on 57 leaves, were originally entered at the Recorder's Office of Yolo County (Calif.), from Oct. 3, 1850 through Aug. 17, 1874. Information recorded includes rancher's name, description and ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:37

  9. Reminiscences of Nancy Melvina Foster

    One holographic manuscript, probably written in 1937. In it, Nancy Melvina Foster recounts her experiences, from 1871-1921, of homesteading in Arizona, farming in California, and life in the mining camps of Arizona and New Mexico. Genealogy sheet enclosed ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 11:14

  10. Riggs Family Papers

    This collection contains materials documenting the Riggs pioneer family history from the time Brannick Riggs married Mary Elizabeth Robbins in Texas in 1856, their first wagon train move to Colorado in 1871, and several years later relocating again to ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-02-09 16:44

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