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.

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  1. Collection of Chinese Documents from Tucson, Arizona

    A Chinese community of merchants began to develop in Tucson, AZ in the later half of the 1800s. To maintain their ethnic identity, Chinese men met in tongs where they could follow their native traditions and speak of home. A similar organization, The Ying ...

    castanoe - 2021-06-07 10:35

  2. United States War Relocation Authority Papers

    Publications, reports, manuals, correspondence, photographs, and other materials relating mainly to the incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II. The largest group of material encompasses Community Analysis Reports from 11 individual prison ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-05 11:54

  3. The Tucsonians Oral History Project Collection

    Collection includes the oral histories of several of the Japanese-American resisters of conscience who served sentences at the Catalina Federal Prison (renamed Gordon Hirabayashi Recreation Site in 1999) during World War II. The collection contains ...

    castanoe - 2022-11-30 15:21