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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. Letter, 1915 Sept. 15, Douglas (Ariz.), to W. R. Courtney, Urbana (Ill.)

    Typescript letter concerning army duty in Douglas, Arizona. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Military Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1915 Number: AZ 543 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:08

  4. Thomas A. Lister

    Handwritten and typescript documents pertaining mainly to Lister's mining enterprises in Grant County and Hidalgo County, New Mexico. Included are location notices, assay reports, hand-drawn maps, blueprints, notebooks, telegrams, and other documents ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 09:27

  5. 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

  6. Ownby Family Papers

    Collection includes letters and photographs. Original and typescript copies of personal letters from Anna Ownby to her husband, Bramble B. Ownby, from 1881-1888. They relate daily events in Lordsburg, while he was away working on the railroad. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:29

  7. The Bride of Abydos: a Turkish tale

    Manuscript copy, by an unknown person, of Lord Byron's work, The Bride of Abydos. Each page is finely lettered to imitate the appearance of a printed book. Included materials: Manuscript Collection Area: Literature 1831 Number: MS 112 ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:30

  8. Fratris Basilij Monarchi Benedicter Ordenns Handtgriffe von Bereitung seiner Vor

    Undated, bound compilation of copied writings on alchemy and antimony; the entries are in a number of different hands. The title page has references to two of Valentinus' published books: Triumph-Wagen Antimonii, or Triumphant Chariot of Antimony, ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:35

  9. Transcript of marks and brands of Yolo County (California)

    Log of cattle and horse brands. The 241 entries, on 57 leaves, were originally entered at the Recorder's Office of Yolo County (Calif.), from Oct. 3, 1850 through Aug. 17, 1874. Information recorded includes rancher's name, description and ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:37

  10. Mining Reports on Claims in the Naica Mining District, Chihuahua, Mexico

    Consists chiefly of prospectuses, reports, correspondence and documents relating to Arizona mines and mining activity, 1879-1934. Some of the items contain photographs of the mines and environs. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:43

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