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  1. Kirke T. Moore papers

    This collection includes correspondence and legal files pertaining to Arizona lawyer Kirke T. Moore (1882-1938) who is most noted for his work with the last Arizona Territorial Legislature, the first Arizona State Legislature, the Pima County Attorney& ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-09-25 10:52

  2. Louis J. Battan papers

    Well-known for research on radar meteorology and cloud physics, Dr. Battan was a scientist who worked for the U.S. Air Force in World War Two, the Weather Bureau at the University of Chicago, and finally as a professor and head of the Department of ...

    mnboyer - 2019-12-10 13:28

  3. Sociedad Mutualista de Obreros Mexicanos records

    The Sociedad Mutualista de Obreros Mexicanos records contain membership ledgers, record books, accounting books, expense reports, meeting attendance ledgers, society rule books and guidelines, correspondence, Spanish publications, audiovisual materials, ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:35

  4. Thomas W. Barrett papers

    Thomas W. Barrett was born September 6, 1917 on a fruit farm in Orem, Utah. While growing up on the family farm, Barrett became interested in crops, soils, and would later find a passion for agronomy (the science of soil management and crop production). ...

    mnboyer - 2021-09-02 12:38

  5. Teatro Libertad collection

    Teatro Libertad was a Chicano street theater group founded in 1975 in Tucson, Arizona. Over the course of 10 years, it produced a number of plays and skits, performing them in a variety of places, from cotton fields to local neighborhood centers to ...

    adhoward - 2021-10-27 10:18

  6. Augusto Ortiz Papers

    Dr. Augusto Ortiz lived and worked in Arizona most of his professional life from 1953 until his death in 2006. Throughout his career as a family practitioner and educator, he worked to bring healthcare to the poor and underserved. In his earlier years, he ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-11-03 17:04

  7. Kenneth Horace Lee letters

    Letters written by Kenneth H. Lee, while in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He wrote to family members, owners of a dairy farm in Casa Grande, AZ, from 1944 to 1946. His letters describe training camp in San Diego, training and work as a hospital ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-11-03 17:08

  8. Burr-Brown Corporation Records

    The Burr-Brown Corporation records contain the business records of the company and the professional papers of founder Thomas R. Brown, Jr. The Burr-Brown Corporation, founded in Tucson, Arizona in 1956, designed, manufactured, and marketed a broad line of ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2021-12-09 15:10

  9. Richard Wormser Papers

    Richard Wormser (1907-1977) became a writer of short stories and serialized novels for a number of the better known pulp magazines of the day including Argosy, Blue Book and Detective Fiction Weekly. As Wormser became more successful, his stories were ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2022-02-11 13:01

  10. Allan Radbourne papers

    Allan Radbourne was a writer and historian specializing in the history of the US Southwest and Borderlands regions. In addition to numerous journal and magazine articles about Western history, he published an acclaimed biography of Apache Scout Mickey ...

    adhoward - 2022-03-29 11:16

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