University of Arizona

Students, faculty, staff, and the public are now welcome to visit Special Collections without an appointment from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday. 

Special Collections will close at 12 pm on Monday, December 5th for the event Satellites: bringing an astronomy archive to the stage.

Manuscript

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  1. Bernard Fontana Papers

    This collection contains materials relating to Bernard (Bunny) Fontana, a prominent anthropologist and active community member in Southern Arizona. Materials include activity files, which include documentation of activities in organizations, speeches, ...

    castanoe - 2014-12-05 11:49

  2. Trudy Griffin-Pierce and Keith Pierce Papers

    This collection consists primarily of the papers of Trudy Griffin-Pierce relating to her professional career as an anthropologist as well as her journals spanning 40 years. The bulk of the material consists of her writings, academic material including ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 15:44

  3. Henry F. Dobyns Papers

    This collection is comprised of the papers of anthropologist Henry F. Dobyns. The bulk of the material relates to his professional career as an anthropologist and ethnohistorian. Items includes correspondence, published and unpublished writings, research ...

    trentp - 2015-05-19 08:13

  4. Oral History Interview, Mission San Xavier del Bac, with Bernard Fontana, 1959 Jul. 20

    Verbatim transcript of interview between Father Bonaventure Oblasser, O.F.M., and Bernard L. Fontana. Oblasser relates his experiences as missionary in the area of Mission San Xavier del Bac from 1910 to 1939. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 11:26

  5. Leland C. Wylan Papers

    This collection is comprised of Leland C. Wyman’s interests, both personal and professional. The bulk is made up of personal and professional correspondence, lecture note cards, and publications. His professional files reflect both his careers as a ...

    castanoe - 2017-09-28 10:38

  6. Papers of Frances Gillmor

    Collection includes biographical materials, diaries, correspondence, research materials, published and unpublished manuscripts and articles, slides, photographs, and audio tapes. The collection documents Gillmor's literary pursuits, scholarly ...

    castanoe - 2020-05-05 17:52

  7. Papers of William Bedford Griffen

    Collection includes handwritten field notebooks and revised notes of observations of the Seri Indians of Mexico. Most of the notebooks focus on family organization and social customs of the Seri. Rites associated with events such as birth, puberty, ...

    castanoe - 2022-02-28 11:15

  8. Oral History Interview, Mission San Xavier del Bac, with Bernard Fontana, 1959 Jan. 26

    The collection consists of a verbatim transcript of an interview at Mission San Xavier del Bac in Arizona between between Father Nicholas Perschl, O.F.M., and Bernard L. Fontana, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Arizona. The interview concerns period ...

    castanoe - 2022-07-18 16:30

  9. Who Were the Big Bend Basket-Makers?

    George Castor Martin was a historical writer from Terrell Wells, TX. The collection contains a typescript about the archaeology of early native peoples in the southwest region of Texas and across the border into Coahuila, Mexico. Martin describes a ...

    castanoe - 2022-08-12 13:30