University of Arizona

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  1. The Lamp in the Desert: the Story of the University of Arizona

    Douglas D. Martin was an author, newspaperman, and a member of the University of Arizona journalism faculty from 1946 to 1956. One of his most notable works was his book The Lamp in the Desert. The collection consists of the author’s original drafts and a ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:22

  2. Engineering Education at the University of Arizona

    William S. Aldrich (b. 1863) was acting professor at the University of Arizona for electrical and mechanical engineering. He served as a professor at several universities and promoted the benefits and value of engineering in a university setting, ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:24

  3. Agricultural education of less than college grade: conducted by the University of Arizona

    Russell Walter Cline (1899-1966) was appointed Head of The Department of Agricultural and Home Economics Education at the University of Arizona in September 1937. Cline designed and evaluated practice exercises in mathematics for students of vocational ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:26

  4. History of the University Dairy Herd to 1958

    Richard Naaman Davis (1885-1963) was a dairy specialist at the University of Arizona. This collection is a report that documents the history of the University of Arizona dairy Holstein cow herd in 1958. Topics covered include breeding practices and health ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:27

  5. Seventy-fifth Anniversary Papers

    The 75th Anniversary celebration of the founding of the University of Arizona was designed to commemorate the accomplishments of the university in educating, research, and public service. This collection consists of correspondence, general administrative ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:29

  6. Minute Book of the University of Arizona Athletic Board of Control

    The Athletic Board of Control became the Board of Control of the Student Body Organization in 1923, which was made up of faculty members and concerned with issues and appropriation surrounding student publications, student activities, and athletic events. ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:32

  7. University of Arizona Varsity Lettermen

    James Fred McKale (1887-1967) was a coach and the director of Athletics at the University of Arizona from 1914 to 1959. The collection includes a typescript list created by McKale of varsity lettermen at the University from 1897 to 1964. Included ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 16:35

  8. Minutes of Meetings of the Student Body Organization

    Holograph, with typescript letters, notes and petitions laid in. Contents include: v.1. Athletic Association of The University of Arizona, 1904-1913.; v.2. Student Body Organization, 1915-1918; Treasurer's accounts, 1913-1914; and House of ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 17:16

  9. Papers Relating to the Local Memorial Day Celebration

    The collection contains materials concerning the local Memorial Day Celebration held by the Bisbee Memorial Day Committee in 1905. Included in the collection are typescript records of meeting minutes, correspondence, financial records, subscriptions lists ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 17:21

  10. All Hail Arizona: Music by Dorothy Heighton Monro; Words by Elbert Clark (Ted) Monro

    Dorothy Heighton Monro and her husband, Elbert C. Monro, attended the University of Arizona from 1917 to 1920. During their time as students and in the years following, Dorothy Monro and her husband composed several pieces of music for the University ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-04 17:23