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  1. Overson Family Photograph Collection

     Photographs and negatives, primarily prints, glass plate, nitrate, and acetate negatives, but also a few travel stereographs, cabinet cards, cartes-de-visite, and daguerreotypes, mostly relating to the Overson family of St. Johns, Arizona, along with ...

    trentp - 2016-02-08 14:26

  2. Las Posadas Collection

       Las Posadas collection contains material relating to Tucson, Arizona’s Carrillo Elementary School’s long tradition of re-enacting Mary and Joseph’s pilgrimage from Nazareth to Bethlehem in a procession seeking shelter or "posada." This event ...

    trentp - 2016-03-10 16:19

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

    Typescript history relates events while Fish was recorder, 1879- 1893. Contains brief history of each Mormon settlement including St. Johns, Ariz., Eagar, Ariz., Snowflake, Ariz., Pleasanton, N.M., and Luna, N.M. Also covers murders committed and ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-11 10:23

  4. Report

    Typescript translation of report on existing conditions in the missions of Sonora administered by the Fathers of the Propagation of the Faith College of the Holy Cross in Queretaro, Mexico. Describes each mission and village including number and lifestyle ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-11 10:42

  5. Mormons in Arizona

    Historical sketches, minutes of meetings, letters, journals, diaries, and autobiographical sketches including histories written by R.E. Porter and George S. Tanner relating to Mormon settlements in Arizona, chiefly at Joseph City and other points along ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-15 08:56

  6. Diary of William Jordan Flake

    William Jordan Flake, 1878-1938, was a Mormon pioneer from Snowflake, Arizona. The collection consists of a daily journal from a mission in Tennessee for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, July 3, 1903 to Aug. 9, 1904. Accompanied by a ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-25 09:13

  7. Record book of St. Paul's Guild

    Holograph (photocopy) includes minutes of meetings under its earlier names (Ladies Aid Society, Church Aid Society), Constitution of 1882, lists of members (1884-1886), and signatures of those attending the Golden Jubilee in 1931. Included materials: ...

    castanoe - 2016-07-26 12:29

  8. Pedro de Arriquibar Letters

    Two holograph letters, dated Aug. 6 and Dec. 6, 1796, Presidio de San Agustín del Tucson, to Bishop Fray Francisco Rouset de Jesus, Diocese of Sonora, Mexico. Contains brief description and inventory of his church; and mentions Native Americans, civilians ...

    castanoe - 2016-08-01 08:55

  9. Documents Relating to Missions in Pimeria Alta

    Two holograph documents concerning supplies for either Mission Guevavi or San Xavier del Bac; a 1733 letter of transmittal for a supply request from Keller, and a 1734 list of supplies needed from Felipe Segesser. Included materials: Manuscript Subject ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 12:13

  10. Correspondence Regarding the Publication of Father Berard Haile's Versions of Blessingway, a Navaho Ceremonial

    Correspondents include Bernard Fontana and Phyllis Ball, University of Arizona, and editors of The University of Arizona Press. Also includes correspondence of Fontana with anthropologists and the Franciscan Fathers regarding the funding and translation ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 13:32

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