University of Arizona

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Special Collections will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday, November 24-25, 2022.

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  1. Raul Castro Papers

    Material documenting the life and career of educator, attorney, judge, diplomat, and political figure Raul H. Castro. ...

    castanoe - 2015-09-01 12:34

  2. San Juan de la Cruz Hacienda Records

    Sixteen manuscripts, ranging in date from 1649-1805, that contain legal proceedings, receipts, deeds and business records relating to this hacienda and flour mill, located in the Jurisdiction of the Valle de San Bartolomé, Chihuahua, Mexico. The original ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 11:12

  3. Will of Diego de Vargas

    Photostat of the holographic last will and testament of Diego de Vargas, composed at his death-bed in Bernalillo, New Mexico, and dated April 7, 1704. It updates a will made the previous year in Mexico City. In this detailed document, he arranges to repay ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-13 16:04

  4. Records Relating to Cases Decided by the Court of Private Land Claims, Arizona District

    Microfilm of papers supporting land grant claims before the Court of Private Land Claims for Arizona, 1891-1904. Includes correspondence, petitions, court decrees, motions, land documents, sketch maps, survey maps, photographs of land monuments, field ...

    castanoe - 2020-07-24 23:29

  5. Bill of Sale

    Gabriel Antonio de Vildósola purchased the Santa Barbara Ranch from Nicolás Romero, son of Diego Romero, the year before the Pima uprising, a coordinated attack on Spanish missions and settlements was carried out by O'odham dissenters The collection ...

    castanoe - 2022-02-08 15:39

  6. Documents Relating to San Juan de la Boquillas y Nogales Land Grant

    Land originally granted to Captain Ygnacio Elias Gonzales and Juan Nepomucino Felix, included are deeds of sale 1879-1899 and documents filed with Court of Private Land Claims concerning rights to this land in 1891. ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-10 14:15

  7. Power in the Old Pueblo: a Study of Decision Making in a Southwestern Community

    The collection contains a photocopy typescript of the results for the study Power in the Old Pueblo: a Study of Decision Making in a Southwestern Community (1961), which was conducted by James E. Officer, an anthropology professor, under the direction of ...

    castanoe - 2022-07-18 16:29