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  1. Autobiography and Diary of James Pace

    James Pace (1811-1888) was a Lieutenant in the Mormon Battalion in the U.S. Army. This collection includes Pace's autobiography, pp. 1-18, and diary, pp. 19-86. Typescript of diary compiled while serving with Mormon Battalion describes events, travel ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:59

  2. Father Bonaventure Oblasser, O.F.M. Collection

    Emil Oblasser studied for the Franciscan priesthood (taking the name of Bonaventure) at Mission Santa Barbara from 1901 until 1908. His missionary work in Arizona resulted in the construction of over a dozen schools and churches on what would become known ...

    trentp - 2020-10-12 10:26

  3. Breve explicacion de las Facultades concedidas por Yllmo. Senor a los Curars, y Vicarios de esta Diocesis: y resolucion de las dificultades, que pueden ocurrir en la practica

    Single manuscript that contains instructions to the priests and curates of the diocese, explaining in detail the faculties newly conferred on them by their bishop or archbishop. Four faculties relating to the Sacrament of Penance are defined, in catechism ...

    castanoe - 2020-10-12 11:15

  4. Letter to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo, 1820 Nov. 6

    The collection contains a photostat of a letter of transmittal and inventory to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo from Father Juan Vaño, chaplain of the Presidio de San Agustín del Tucson, AZ. The letter transmitted an inventory of sacred vessels, mass ...

    castanoe - 2020-11-02 11:56

  5. Records of the Knights of Pythias, Tombstone Lodge No. 4 (Tombstone, Ariz.)

    The Knights of Pythias was a fraternal organization in Tombstone, AZ. The collection includes chiefly receipt stubs for membership dues, 1884-1897. Also included are orders for semi-annual password, from 1894-1897, two bills from local firms, a 1906 ...

    castanoe - 2021-04-12 10:44

  6. Receipts of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Cochise Lodge No. 5 (Tombstone, Ariz.)

    The Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Cochise Lodge No. 5 was a fraternal organization based in Tombstone, AZ. The collection contains chiefly receipt stubs for membership dues, dated 1909 to 1915.     Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion ...

    castanoe - 2021-04-12 10:51

  7. Eleazar Diaz Herraras Oral Interview / Conducted by Laurence O. "Pat" Henry

    The collection contains a photocopied, typescript transcript of architect Eleazar Diaz Herraras reminiscing on Tucson, AZ and the restoration of historic buildings, including the Mission San Xavier del Bac. Transcript contains interviewer's edits.   ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 09:54

  8. History of the Eastern Arizona Stake of Zion and of the Establishment of the Snowflake Stake

    Joseph Fish was a pioneer merchant, bookkeeper, and amateur historian. He was a stake recorder for Eastern Arizona Stake and Snowflake Stake from 1879 to 1893. The collection contains a typescript history related to events while Fish was a stake recorder. ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 14:45

  9. Thai Religious Manuscript

    Religious manuscript written at the Pumpuang Monastery, Thailand, in 1939. The form is that of a "parabaik;" that is, the heavy paper is folded like an accordion. The writing is lengthwise on both sides of the rectangular paper. ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 15:35

  10. Antiphonarium

    This collection comprises a bound elephant folio manuscript of Italian origin, likely Dominican. The manuscript contains the antiphons and responsories for Vespers and the Divine Office (Matins and Lauds) of the Saints from St. Peter Martyr (April 29), to ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-16 15:49

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