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  1. Church Women United in Tucson

    The collection contains materials relating to Church Women United in Tucson (CWUT), a non-denominational organization which began in the late 1940s dedicated to promoting world peace and justice through community programs, events, and celebrations. ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-09 15:11

  2. The Great Soul Trial Collection

    The Great Soul Trial was first held in Phoenix, Arizona in 1967 and went to retrial in 1971. The purpose of the trial was to honor the will of James Kidd that left money to fund scientific research that provided proof of a human soul that leaves the body ...

    trentp - 2016-01-22 09:31

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. Diary and Scrapbook of Mission San Xavier del Bac

    Holograph and typescript (photocopy) of Father Bonaventure's private diary and scrapbook describing early 1900's at the mission. Includes photographs of Tohono O'Odham Indians' life, housing, ceremonies. Early entries list baptisms. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:54

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