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    • The Old Black Canyon Highway

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "The Old Black Canyon Highway," North Valley Magazine. "The first time I traveled the old Black Canyon Highway was in October, 1947 and I was 8 years old. My father had recently given up ranching and had sold his cows. He hired out as a fireman...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1990

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1990

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A BIRD-WATCHER’S ODYSSEY by Willis Peterson. A veteran photographer explores the state in search of birdlife.
      12 CANYON PRIMEVAL by Alan Weisman. Deep...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 NEW WAYS TO FIGHT LIGHTNING by Anne E. Snyder. Scientists work to defuse lightning damage.
      14 VINTAGE GLASS Text by James E. Cook. Photographs by...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1991

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1991

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Come visit the scariest place on Earth.
      03 LETTERS
      04 INDIAN WARS. DEATHLY SILENCE HAUNTS SKELETON CAVE Text by Jim Schreier. Illustrations by Luis Tomas. As a boy of...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 KARTCHNER CAVERNS: ARIZONA’S NEWEST STATE PARK by Randy Tufts. Here’s a cave system so stunning, so filled with nature’s fragile handiwork, that it was...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A PLACE CALLED BISBEE by Lawrence W. Cheek. Bisbee today is a retired mining town trading in tourism. But for early-day mine workers, toiling...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 WELCOME TO FORT HUACHUCA AND SIERRA VISTA Text by Sam Negri. Photographs by Edward McCain. A famous military post, an adjacent community pulsing with...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HI, HO! COME TO THE FAIR! Text by Lynn Adair. Photographs by Fred Griffin. The first Arizona Territorial Fair in 1884 and the on-again, off-again efforts...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PRESCOTT’S FRONTIER DAYS by Dennis B. Farrell. Rodeo, now one of America’s most popular spectator sports, got a rousing start 100 years ago this month in...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 MAIN STREET ARIZONA by Vicky Hay. Arizonans are keeping in touch with their past. Thanks to a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation,...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 WATER AND THE DESERT DWELLER by Dennis B. Farrell. Faced with relentless population growth and limited water supplies, some Southwesterners are...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE ROAD TO STATEHOOD. GOOD OLD DAYS? BAH, HUMBUG! AND THE BELLS RANG OUT by M. Wilson and D. Dedera. Selections from our latest book celebrate the...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SEDONA…THE MAGIC PERSISTS by Catrien Ross Laetz. Once remote and virtually unknown, this Paradise Found now must struggle with the pains of progress: more...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 ESPEJO IN ARIZONA by Susan Hazen-Hammond. Mystery stalks the high desert trail of Don Antonio and his companions in a sixteenth century search for fabled...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 OFF-ROAD VEHICLES: A MAJOR ENVIRONMENTAL THREAT by Richard G. Stahl. Noise, dust, and pollution are only part of the impact of off-road vehicles. The...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE PLATEAU, THE RIM COUNTRY, THE BASIN AND RANGE by Charles Bowden. Scholars picked the terms for these three physiographic provinces of Arizona. But...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 MIDDLE AMERICA IN THE DESERT by Lawrence W. Cheek. In Safford and the upper Gila Valley, change is gentle, slow, and manageable, and things like church...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2012, Centennial Edition

    • Heathcotte, Toby (administrator); Jones, Scott (contest coordinator); Lee, Melanie (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in 2012 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest. Centennial categories are Adult Essay, Adult Stories, Junior High ad High School Essay or Story, and Elementary Essay or Story. Unpublished categories include Poetry, Essay,...
    • Oral History with Louis Gradias, April 19, 2011

    • Gradias, Louis
    • Yuma County (Ariz.); Gadsden (Ariz.); Bracero Program; Agricultural laborers--Arizona; San Luis (Ariz.); Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993; Mexican Americans--Arizona
    • Louie Gradias was born and raised in Gadsden. His mother was born in Gadsden in 1918 and met and married his father in 1938. They settled in Gadsden, built their own house and farmed the land. Mr. Gradias remembers attending Gadsden Elementary...
    • Oral History with Toni Miller, January 11, 2011

    • Miller, Toni
    • Tucson (Ariz.)--History; Souvenirs (Keepsakes)--West (U.S.); Small business--Aizona--Biography
    • Toni Miller owns the Miller Curio Company in Tucson, Arizona. The store has been family owned since 1936. The Miller family also owns another store in Estes Park, Colorado, where the family summers. They owned two other stores in Tucson: Zuni...

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