University of Arizona

We welcome you to visit Special Collections. Appointments are limited and must be requested one week in advance. Get more details.

Documents

Search results

  1. Las Posadas Collection

    Las Posadas collection contains material relating to the long tradition of Carrillo Elementary School's re-enactment of Mary and Joseph’s pilgrimage from Nazareth to Bethlehem in a procession seeking shelter or  posada. This event was based on an old ...

    trentp - 2022-02-11 16:43

  2. Rusty Williams Papers

    Rusty Williams was a comedian who worked in the vaudeville circuit for 38 years, from the 1910s to 1950. In that time, he worked in tent shows, traveling shows and on some of the major vaudeville stages of his day, doing comedy routines, singing and ...

    trentp - 2022-02-12 18:21

  3. Mexican American Studies collection

    This collection consists of materials gathered by the Mexican American Studies department at the University of Arizona. Materials currently include audiotapes, cassettes, VHS tapes, and papers for publication. Items are arranged into series based on ...

    mnboyer - 2022-02-15 15:01

  4. Fox Theater Memories Project Records

    The Fox Theater Memories Project Records (1883-2011) contains historical research files, oral history interviews, and documented restoration efforts of the Fox Theater gathered by the Fox Theater Memories Project. The  collection documents the Fox Theater ...

    trentp - 2022-02-25 11:27

  5. Albert Ward papers

    This collection consists of research materials relating to archaeologist Albert E. Ward's work in New Mexico. A majority of the collection references Site 48, a ruin that Ward excavated in New Mexico. Site 48's authenticity was later called into ...

    mnboyer - 2022-03-18 11:46

  6. Los Universitarios collection

    This collection contains materials related to Los Universitarios. Los Universitarios formed in the early 1950s as a social club for Mexican-American students, many of whom were the first in their families to attend college. The group would later help ...

    mnboyer - 2022-03-25 15:07

  7. Black Sparrow Press Collection

    Black Sparrow Press was a small independent publishing house focused on avant-garde literature. Produced by John and Barbara Martin, with the help of typographer and printer Graham Mackintosh, the Press was responsible for drawing attention to Charles ...

    trentp - 2022-04-29 11:52

  8. TusCon Records collection

    The TusCon Records contains materials related to the TusCon Science Fiction Convention from its beginnings with the first convention held in 1974 up to 2014. The collection also contains materials and ephemera from various other science fiction ...

    mnboyer - 2022-04-29 12:56

  9. Wingspan LGBT Community Center records

    The Wingspan LGBT Community Center records consist of materials related to over 25 years as a non-profit supporting LGBTQI communities. From programming to grants written and received to the Wingspan Film Festival materials to organizational materials ...

    mnboyer - 2022-05-09 10:55

  10. Ada M. Slatter Burlingham World War II correspondence

    Ada Mary Slatter Burlingham (1922-1997) served in the Army Nurse Corps from June 1, 1944 to February 2nd, 1946, reaching the rank of first lieutenant. She served in the European Theater of World War II, working mainly in France and Germany. Burlingham was ...

    mnboyer - 2022-05-23 17:39

Pages