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    • Rural School Teacher: Ruth Woolf

    • Unknown
    • 1920's leather ball glove; Sedona; Verde Valley; Beaver Creek; pioneer families; rural school teachers; baseball; hair cut; Arizona
    • As a school teacher at Beaver Creek School, Ruth Woolf had many responsibilities including firing up the wood stove on cold days, cutting students’ hair, checking in on them when they were absent, ridding trails of rattlesnakes, and playing field...
    • Wildlife Portrait Series No. 4: A host of seabirds (Alaska)

    • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
    • Animals--Pictorial Works.
    • This booklet accompanies the fourth Wildlife series created by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Like the second and third series, these portraits are reproductions of paintings by Bob Hines. Unlike previous series, these paintings tend to focus...
    • A performance audit of the Board of Chiropractic Examiners

    • Arizona. Office of the Auditor General.
    • Arizona--Board of Chiropractic Examiners; Chiropractic--Arizona; Sunset reviews of government programs--Arizona.
    • 101 pages (PDF version). File size: 3787.968 KB. A report to the Arizona State Legislature December 1981, Report No. 81-21.
    • Arizona Highways, May 1983

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1983

      Contents:
      02 LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA With the creation of Hoover Dam, the raging Colorado River was tamed and a wild frontier lost forever. But then a small miracle happened. By Bill...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, 2014

    • Blake, Elizabeth, Editor
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in 2014 Arizona Authors Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay/True Stories, Novel, Poetry, Short Story and in published categories of Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Literature.
    • A photograph of cabin interior - view 1

    • Unknown
    • Building Furnishing: Furniture: Bed; Building Furnishing: Furniture: Table; Building Furnishing: Bedding: Blanket; Building Furnishing: Bedding: Pillow; Ceramic: Complete Vessel: Pitcher; Ceramic: Complete Vessel: Bowl
    • A photograph depicting the restored TB cabin interior furnished as it would have been in the 1920's. The spartan one-room house contains a bed, table and a chair. Other necessities include a fly swatter and a wash basin. A wooden floor helped...
    • Boater's guide to the Verde River

    • United States. Forest Service. Southwestern Region.
    • Canoes and canoeing -- Arizona -- Verde River -- Guidebooks; Kayaking -- Arizona -- Verde River -- Guidebooks; Outdoor recreation -- Arizona -- Verde River -- Guidebooks
    • 25 pages (PDF version). File size: 7927.944 KB. Includes maps. Mile by mile description of what to expect while canoeing the river.
    • Sam and Helen Jones

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Sam and Helen Jones, one-time owners of the Desmount Sanitarium in the late 1920's. The sanitarium was a tuberculosis colony of approximately 16 cabins in Cave Creek, at the current site of the Horny Toad Restaurant.
    • Hallmark

    • Leigh Potters, Inc. Ohio, USA
    • Communication Artifacts-Documentary Artifact-Hallmark
    • She-Kay-Ah pattern dishes bearing Navajo designs, edges representative of area mesas. These dishes were introduced at the 1928 Arizona State Fair. Lillian W. Smith came to this area to illustrate for Western novelist Zane Grey. This company...
    • Bruchman's Curio Store

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • R. M. Bruchman owned a post at Bird Springs before moving his family to Winslow in 1921 to begin his enterprise at 113. West Second in Winslow. It was in continuous operation until 1996, ten years after his death.
    • R. M. Bruchman, 1880 - 1986

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • R.M. Bruchman in the front part of his store; he kept an apartment in the rear from the late 1920's until 1980. He was never without a cigar, and on walks around town, a suit and fedora.
    • Girls at Leupp Boarding School

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photograph taken of four girls at the Leupp Boarding School in the early 1920's.
    • 10,000 Reichsmark

    • 1920's German Treasury
    • Currency - Germany; World War II (1939-1945); World War II Artifacts; Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
    • This 10,000 banknote was printed in January 1922, when the German government was printing more and more money to pump into the national economy. By July of the same year, inflation rates were up 500%. This meant that this note would have been worth...
    • 20 Reichsmark

    • 1920's German Treasury
    • Currency - Germany; World War II (1939-1945); World War II Artifacts; Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
    • The 1929 Reichsmark became the official German currency. Originally the Reichsmark represented a return to the gold standard (a currency backed by gold in the government treasury). However, after the market crash in 1929 it was taken off the gold...
    • 10 Reichsmark

    • 1920's German Treasury
    • Currency - Germany; World War II (1939-1945); World War II Artifacts; Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
    • The 1929 Reichsmark became the official German currency. Originally the Reichsmark represented a return to the gold standard (a currency backed by gold in the government treasury). However, after the market crash in 1929 it was taken off the gold...
    • 500 Reichsmark Coin

    • 1920's German Treasury
    • Currency - Germany; World War II (1939-1945); World War II Artifacts; Nazi Germany and the Holocaust
    • Minted in 1923, this coin had little to no value. By November 1923, the German inflation was so high that the Wholesale Price Index was 726,000,000. After the hyperinflation, the Nazi party won 32 seats in the German government through legal...
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (17,796kb, 13,414kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • The Thunderbird (magazine), Volume 01, Number 02

    • Southwest Airways, Inc.
    • Falcon Field (Mesa, Ariz.); Flight training--Arizona; Flight training--United States; Military operations, Aerial--American; Military operations, Aerial--British; Military operations, Aerial--Chinese; Southwest Airways--Periodicals; Southwest...
    • The Thunderbird magazine was published monthly by Southwest Airways, Inc. beginning in March 1943. The magazine documents the company's operations of four airfields across the Phoenix Valley, Thunderbird Field No. 1 (Glendale, Ariz.), Thunderbird...
    • Rural School Teacher: Ruth Woolf

    • Unknown
    • Rural school teacher; Arizona school teacher; leather coat; elk skin coat; boots; cowboy boots; split skirt; quirt; hat; boots; cuffs; spurs; riding gloves; Rimrock; one-room school house; Verde Valley; Sedona; Arizona
    • Ruth Woolf was born in Crittendon County, Kentucky on November 7, 1902. When she was about ten years old her family moved to Tempe, Arizona.
      She grew up wanting to be a school teacher and saw her dream come true by attending and graduating in...
    • Henry Elmer Cook farming

    • Unknown
    • Farms--Arizona--Sedona
    • Cook's 1912 homestead extended from the base of Table Mountain and spread across 160 acres of Grasshopper Flat. His son, Jay, homesteaded another 160 acres nearby that later become the Sedona West subdivision. When Henry and wife, Effie, moved...
    • Cibola fire: burned area rehabilitation plan

    • Parametrix, Inc.
    • Fires--Arizona--Cibola National Wildlife Refuge
    • 54 pages (PDF version). File size: 4414.116 KB. Col. ill. Maps. The Cibola Fire was a lightning-strike fire that ignited on July 17, 2006 on the Cibola National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma County, Arizona. The plan describes the fire and threats to...
    • 1960 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1960
    • 1961 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1961
    • 1964 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1964
    • Learning Packet: Food

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Food; Cooking -- Arizona; Cooking -- Sonoran Desert.
    • "Food" is a learning packet that explores the ways in which food impacts our lives through the work, celebrations and traditions that are formed from the production, preparation and consumption of meals. It also explores the unique plants and...
    • Timeless heritage: a history of the Forest Service in the Southwest

    • Baker, Robert D.
    • Forests and forestry--Southwestern States--History
    • 251 pages (PDF version). File size: 7.85 MB. FS-409. Includes bibliographical references. Chapter 1 - The Southwest and the Forest Service; Chapter 2 - The Historical Geography of the Southwest; Chapter 3 - The Land and the People; Chapter 4 -...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1997

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 1997. Literary Judges: Freddie Anttila; Carmela Arnoldt; Dave Grant; Pat Haas; Marilyn Hofts; Phil Mateer; Mary Jane Onnen; Marilyn Schiedat; Laura Schuett. Art Jurors: R.J. Merrill and K. Andrea Rusnock. Literary Staff: Joshua...
    • The Indian leader. Vol. 91 No. 2

    • Haskell Indian Junior College
    • Indians of North America -- Education -- Newspapers. College student newspapers and periodicals -- Kansas -- Lawrence. Lawrence (Kan.) -- Newspapers. Douglas County (Kan.) -- Newspapers. Haskell Indian Junior College.
    • September 25, 1987 Volume 91 Number 2
    • Indians of Oklahoma.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Oklahoma. Oklahoma -- History.
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    • Eddy Honea's Oral History

    • Grijalva, Lily
    • Marana (Ariz.)
    • Eddy Honea is a third generation Maranan. His grandparents moved here in the 1920s and he remembers farming, the community, the school district, and his time on council. He describes the incorporation and talks about the Cortaro Water User's...
    • Old Trails Garage and store

    • Unknown
    • Mohave County (Ariz.) Transportation
    • Old Trails garage and store between 3rd and 4th Streets on Andy Devine Avenue west of the Brunswick Hotel. The garage was believed to have been built about 1914. Early proprietors apparently were Brinkley & Hastings and Mr. Jasper Brewer who was...
    • Petrified Forest National Park wildland fire management plan

    • United States. National Park Service.
    • National parks and reserves -- Arizona -- Management; Wilderness areas -- Arizona -- Management; Wildfires -- Prevention and control -- Environmental aspects -- Arizona -- Petrified Forest National Park; Fire management -- Environmental aspects --...
    • 163 pages (PDF version). File size: 1274.101 KB.
    • Beaded Bag

    • American Indian
    • Personal Artifact - Personal Gear - Bag
    • Beaded bag with a feather motif on black fabric with scarlet ribbon edging. Bags like this were very popular from the late 1880's to 1920's as tourist souveniers from the Niagara Falls area. They were made by American Indians many from the tribes...
    • Flapper dress

    • Unknown
    • Personal Artifact; Clothing Outerwear; Dress
    • Homemade flapper aqua chiffon gauze dress made in style used in the 1920's

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