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    • Out West: Essays

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • West (U.S.) – In literature; American literature – West (U.S.); Western stories; West (U.S.) – Literary Collections; Arizona – Description and travel
    • A booklet containing a scholarly essay entitled “Out West,” by Paul Carter, that examines the origins of the mythology of the west, viewed through the lens of the region’s distinctive biophysical environment, and rooted in the brief period in...
    • Arizona the Youngest State

    • James H. McClintock
    • Arizona -- History.
    • Prehistoric, aboriginal, pioneer and modern history of Arizona in Volumes I and II. Volume III is biographical, containing vignettes of territorial and early statehood notables
    • 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, January 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Some people have a different view of the roadrunner.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PROFILE. ANSEL ADAMS: PHOTOGRAPHER Text by Robert C. Dyer. Photographs by Ansel Adams. Although he...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1986

      Contents:
      02 THE WILDERNESS MYSTIQUE
      04 ARIZONA’S NEW WILDERNESS LANDS
      20 ARIZONA STRIP CLOSE-UP
      28 PARADISE FOR SPORTSMEN
      38 A WALK IN THE WOODS
      44 ARIZONIQUES
      46 BOOKSHELF
      48...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1985

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1985

      Contents:
      02 HIKE ARIZONA by Robert Whitaker.
      12 THE MAN WHO WALKED THROUGH TIME by Colin Fletcher.
      22 STALKING WILDLIFE WITH BINOCULAR AND CAMERA Text and photography by James Tallon.
      30...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 IN CORONADO’S FOOTSTEPS Text by Stewart L. Udall. Photography by Jerry Jacka.
      24 THE SEARCH FOR CHICHILTICALE by Emil W. Haury.
      29 ACROSS EL DESPOBLADO TO THE CAMP OF...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 BEALE’S HISTORIC ROAD: BY CAMEL, FROM THE ZUNI VILLAGES TO THE RIO COLORADO by Eldon Bowman.
      13 WORKING ON THE RAILROAD: A NAVAJO WEAVER’S VIEW.
      16 THE RED GHOST by Don...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      02 UNDER THE TONTO RIM by Marguerite Noble.
      17 ARIZONIQUES Edited by Robert J. Farrell. Designed by Lorna Holmes. Illustrated by G. Allen Garns.
      19 THEY DIED WITH THEIR...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1983

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

      Contents:
      02 DE GRAZIA - A RETROSPECTIVE This special section includes a careful selection of paintings in full color plus three insightful essays about the artist and his work.
      16 SPRING COMES TO...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1983

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

      Contents:
      02 SOUTH TO THE BORDER For your eyes only, a full-color, picture-filled sneak preview from our soon-to-be-published Travel Arizona tour guide. By Joseph Stocker.
      10 THE COWBOY ARTISTS...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1958

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1958

      Contents:
      1. A Southwest Century: One hundred definitive books which best tell the story of the Southwest. By Lawrence Clark Powell, illustrations by Ross Santee.
      3. Editor’s Letter: Parade of the Wild...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 1980

      Contents:

      02 Planning A Sunny Future U.S. energy scientists will meet in the Valley of the Sun to put Old Sol to work.
      06 The Great White Hope A close-up look at Solar energy today and where it's...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, October 1980

      Contents:

      02 The American Nile A Saga of the Colorado River.
      12 Down the Lazy River Canoe adventure through Topock Gorge.
      18 Life on the American Nile Recreation fun on the Colorado.
      ...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, June 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way Somewhere in Tucson, there's a very proud fig tree.
      04 TRAVEL Quest for a Slot Canyon Gambling that the walls of the canyon wouldn't narrow and pinch...
    • 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,...
    • 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.
    • "So You Want to Write," 2009 Writing Conference

    • Arizona Authors Association
    • Arizona Authors Association
    • The Arizona Authors Association sponsored a series of panel discussion on writing different genres in 2009 called "So You Want to Write..." Twelve published authors participated in the panels headlined by Diana Gabaldon. The program was funded by...
    • Arizona The State Magazine 1916

    • Scott, C.S. (ed)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The State Magazine Vol 6 No. 3-12, January-October 1916; and Vol 7 No. 1 and 2, November-December 1916.
    • Teacher Resource Guide : Arizona State Capitol Museum

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Museum Division
    • Arizona State Capitol Museum; Arizona State Capitol (Phoenix, Ariz.)—History; Arizona--Politics and government--Study and teaching.
    • A guide for teachers bringing students to tour the Arizona State Capitol Museum.
    • ASLA Newsletter April, 1978

    • Arizona State Library Association
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the Arizona State Library Association Newsletter includes library announcements, upcoming meetings, job postings, educational programs and a self-study report.
    • ASLA Newsletter April, 1979

    • Arizona State Library Association
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the Arizona State Library Association includes summaries of past meetings, list of future conferences and meetings, information about an ERA vote and nominees for the School Libraries Division.
    • ASLA Newsletter Febuary, 1979

    • Arizona State Library Association
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the Arizona State Library Association includes summaries of past meetings, list of future conferences and meetings, calender of events for rest of the year, new publications, award and job announcements.
    • Arizona State Library Newsletter No. 13 - July, 1940

    • State of Arizona Department of Library and Archives
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the State Library Newsletter is dedicated to the Thirteenth Biennial Report of the Department of Library and Archives. The report contains details of the condition of the Library, its activities, and the disposition of moneys expended...
    • Border security: apprehensions of "other than Mexican" aliens

    • Nuñez-Neto, Blas
    • Boundaries--Safety measures; Border patrols
    • 28 pages (PDF version). File size: 132.435 KB. Provides overview of the border apprehension andexadition legal processes, plus statistics for OTM apprehensions and drugs at the Arizona border points in comparison to seven other entry points. ...
    • Chris-Town Brochure; Arizona Heritage: A Commemorative Portrait Collection

    • Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce
    • Chris-Town Shopping Center; Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce; Arizona Heritage Collection Portraits; Christown; Phoenix, Arizona; Roger Whitney
    • The brochure contains biographical information about the 24 Arizona leaders chosen by the Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce for the Arizona Heritage: A Commemorative Portrait Collection. The process for obtaining educational sets and/or a limited...
    • Learning Packet: Shelter

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Cities and towns -- Arizona -- Tucson -- History; Tucson (Ariz.) -- History;
    • The "Shelter" learning packet is a series of articles and activities designed to explore how the structures we build reflect our culture and environment. By examining history and architecture we can see how our own community developed and create a...
    • Poster: Women of Genius Side 1

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Creative ability -- Juvenile literature.; Creative ability -- Bibliography -- Juvenile literature.; Genius -- Juvenile literature.; Women -- Southwest, New -- Bibliography -- Juvenile Literature.
    • A poster that shares biographical information about notable women in Southwestern history. Includes graphics, biographies, and a foreword written by Carolyn Niethammer.
    • Poster: Women of Genius Side 2

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Creative ability -- Juvenile literature.; Creative ability -- Bibliography -- Juvenile literature.; Genius -- Juvenile literature.; Women -- Southwest, New -- Bibliography -- Juvenile Literature.
    • The back side of a poster that shares biographical information about notable women in Southwestern history. Includes graphics and a bibliography.
    • Learning Packet: Genius

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Creative ability; Creative ability -- Bibliography; Genius; Women -- Southwest, New -- Bibliography.
    • "Genius" is a learning packet created to instruct how connecting with our surroundings develops new forms of expression and success. Includes articles, exercises, posters, and event bulletins from the year of publication.
    • Committee of Reference final report of the Arizona Power Authority

    • [Committe of Reference],Arizona. Legislature. Senate. Committee on Commerce and Economic Development; Arizona. Legislature. House of Representatives. Committee on Commerce.
    • Electric power--Arizona; Sunset reviews of government programs--Arizona;
    • 67 pages (PDF version). File size: 5140808 Bytes.
    • Arizona English language learner cost study

    • National Conference of State Legislatures.
    • English language--Study and teaching--Arizona--Costs;
    • 163 pages (PDF version). File size: 988.229 KB. February 2005. Submitted to the Arizona Legislative Council by the National Conference of State Legislatures.
    • Learning Packet: Making Connections

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Family -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Family -- Arizona -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Genealogy; Arizona -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    • "Making Connections: A Family History Workbook" is a packet designed to be used by families to trace their roots and become familiar with their family history, their genealogy, and the traditions that define their lives. This learning packet...
    • 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...
    • John Coury Oral History Interview

    • Coury, John
    • Glendale, AZ; Phoenix, AZ; Coury's Market; Grocery Business; Valley National Bank; Labanese-American Community; WWII
    • John, a Syrian [Lebanese] immigrant whose family fled Syria [Lebanon] to escape the Turkish War and persecution of Christians, first settled in Ray, Arizona around 1910 and later moved to Glendale. He graduated from University of Arizona in May...
    • Essay on Alberta Susunkewa

    • Boyle, Alice
    • Hopi; Susunkewa, Alberta
    • Biographical essay about Alberta Susunkewa, Hopi basket weaver, written by her son, Manfred Susunkewa. The essay relates to Manfred's memories of his mother being recognized for her "colorful detailed and inventive style and designs" as well as her...

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