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    • Draft National Historic Trail feasibility study and environmental assessment

    • Draft National Historic Trail feasibility study and environmental assessment
    • United States. National Park Service.
    • National parks and reserves--Southwest, New; Trails--Southwest, New
    • 145 pages (PDF version). File size: 1291.226 KB. Ill. Maps. Includes bibliographic references. This document is part of the process of preserving and developing the Old Spanish Trail, added to the National Trails System in 2002. The 2700...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2006

    • Arizona Highways, August 2006
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2006

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER Searching for Johnny Ringo’s ghost.
      04 VIEWFINDER Return to bygone days through historic photographs.
      05 TAKING THE OFF...
    • Relics from Forrest Collection

    • Relics from Forrest Collection
    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Relics.
    • [Forrest:] East Wall, South End in Den. Top Sword under Tomahawk was found in attic of David Bradford House, South Main St., Washington, Pa. It may have belonged to Bradford. The Large Tomahawk beside the sword was found on the site of Chief...
    • Arizona Ghost Towns/Mining Operations.

    • Arizona Ghost Towns/Mining Operations.
    • Muench, Josef
    • Mines and mineral resources--Arizona; Gold mines and mining--Arizona; Copper mines and mining--Arizona; Ghost towns--Arizona; School buildings--Arizona; Hotels--Arizona; Morenci (Ariz.); Goldroad (Ariz.); Miami (Ariz.); Oatman (Ariz.); Bisbee...
    • This series contains seventy three photographs of ghost towns and mining operations in Arizona. This subseries contains seventy-six photographs of Mesa Verde. Included are images of Goldroad in Mohave County and the Phelps Dodge Copper Reduction...
    • Learning Packet: Destiny

    • Learning Packet: Destiny
    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Urbanization -- Arizona -- Tucson; Utopias -- Bibliography; Chinese -- Mexico -- History; Chinese -- Arizona -- History; Tucson (Ariz.) -- Maps.
    • "Destiny" is a learning packet designed to educate the user in the history of and the way that our surroundings develop and adapt over time. This packet contains articles and exercises about this topic. Included in the packet but not scanned is the...
    • Down Mexico Way: Essays

    • Down Mexico Way: Essays
    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • Mexico – In literature; American Literature – West (U.S.); Mexico – Description and Travel; West (U.S.) – Literary Collections;
    • A booklet containing two scholarly essays, “The Mexican in Popular Literature 1875-1925" by Juan R. Garcia and “American Writers in Mexico 1875-1925,” by Cecil Robinson, which examine the changing American attitudes and perceptions of...
    • Arizona Highways,  March 2005

    • Arizona Highways, March 2005
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 2005

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP: Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 RECREATION. Sycamore Canyon, a special Oasis: Just west of Nogales, this lush and...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2005

    • Arizona Highways, October 2005
    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2005

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER A ghostly encounter with an old-time storyteller.
      04 VIEWFINDER Chance favors the prepared mind and dogs with a climbing partners.
      05 TAKING THE...
    • July 11

    • July 11
    • Unknown
    • Jaeger, Louis John Frederick, 1824-1892; Ferries--Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico); Yuma (Ariz.)--History
    • Louis J. F. Jaeger arrived with eleven other men to establish a ferry at Yuma Crossing on the Colorado River on this date in 1850s. This undated photograph shows a seated Louis J.F. Jaeger accompanied by an unidentified man.
    • Women on a street in Tucson's Barrio Viejo with A Mountain in background, circa 1920

    • Women on a street in Tucson's Barrio Viejo with A Mountain in background, circa 1920
    • Unknown
    • Sentinel Peak (Tucson, Ariz.); Women--Southwest; Portait Photography; Mexican Americans--History; Streets
    • This photo shows a group of women standing on the dirt street at el Barrio Viejo in Tucson, circa 1920s. In the distance is Sentinel Peak, also known as "A Mountain." Also note the faintly visible banner advertising a circus on the left side of the...
    • Larcena Pennington Page Scott, 1837-1913

    • Larcena Pennington Page Scott, 1837-1913
    • Unknown
    • Scott, Larcena Pennington Page
    • Studio portrait of Larcena Pennington Scott. The daughter of Elias and Julia Ann Pennington, Larcena was born in Tennessee and arrived in Arizona (then the Territory of New Mexico) in the late 1850s. In 1860, she was kidnapped by members of the...
    • Indian Wars display.

    • Indian Wars display.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • Indian Wars in Arizona Territory

      The stage line brought many more whites through the Pima villages, but the Civil War had an even greater effect. Far from the center stage, the major impact of the war in Arizona slowed the pace of white...
    • The front doors to the Arizona Military Museum.

    • The front doors to the Arizona Military Museum.
    • Abodeely, Joseph
    • Arizona Military Museum; Military Museums--Arizona--History
    • ARIZONA MILITARY HISTORY

      Other than the indigenous inhabitants who populated what is now Arizona in prehistoric times, the Spanish Conquistadors were the first "military" to explore what is now Arizona in the 16th century. In their quest...
    • Vulture Mine - Wickenburg, Arizona

    • Vulture Mine - Wickenburg, Arizona
    • Unknown
    • Mining--Arizona; Mining History; Gold Ore; Geology; Mine Production
    • History of the Vulture Mine; Letters of Inquiry with responses from the Arizona Bureau of Mine Geologists, and technical article.

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