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  1. Records of the Arizona Corporation Commission

    The Arizona Corporation Commission was a state commission to regulate corporations. The collection includes miscellaneous opinions and orders pertaining to applications presented to the Arizona Corporation Commission. Included materials: Manuscript ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-09 09:46

  2. 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

  3. Diary of John C. Tidball

    John C. Tidball, 1825-1906, was a Lieutenant, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; accompanied Lt. A.W. Whipple on the survey for a railroad route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean in 1853-1854. This collection includes a diary kept while on survey ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-15 08:27

  4. Letter of Louis John Frederick Jaeger

    Louis John Frederick Jaeger was a ferryman and adventurer. He operated ferry across Colorado River at Yuma, Ariz., 1850-1877. Collection includes part of holograph letter from nephew announcing Jaeger's death in Washington, D.C., dated July 1, 1892. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 13:48

  5. Scrapbooks of George W. P. Hunt

    George W.P. Hunt (1859-1934), was an Arizona politician. He served as President of the Arizona Constitutional Convention in 1910, as well as Governor of Arizona from 1912-1919, 1923-1929, and 1931-1933. This collection contains seventy scrapbooks of news ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 17:56

  6. Papers of Louis Rosenbaum

    Louis Rosenbaum was a merchant from New Mexico. This collection cosists of letters and power of attorney, from Las Cruces, NM, dated September 6, 1877. There is also a letter to John B. Morrill requesting he act as Rosenbaum's agent at the San Carlos ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-05 10:09

  7. Correspondence of the Ray and Gila Valley Railroad Company

    This collection contains correspondence between the U.S. Post Office and the Ray and Gila Valley Railroad Company operating in Pinal County, AZ. The correspondence was sent to establish railroad mail service between Ray and Kelvin, AZ from 1910 to 1912. ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 13:33

  8. Records of Pima County (Ariz.)

    Financial accounts, petitions, bonds, reports, leases, deeds, abstracts of titles, tax lists, bids, and correspondence related to Pima County operations. Chiefly records of the Board of Supervisors, such as letterpress copies of correspondence, petitions ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-09 17:39

  9. The Rise and Decline of High Plains Wagon Freighting

    Walker's research is concerned with the importance of wagon freighting in the economic development of the American West. The time period under discussion begins in 1822, with early merchandise wagons making the trip from Franklin, Missouri to Santa ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-15 15:03

  10. Diary of Louis John Frederick Jaeger, 1849

    Louis John Frederick Jaeger (1824-1892) was a ferryman and adventurer. He operated a ferry along the Colorado River in Yuma, AZ from 1850 to 1877. Frederick’s collection contains a holograph notebook describing his voyage as a passenger on the ship Mason ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-24 11:01

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