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    • January 25

    • January 25
    • Buehman Studios
    • Dillinger, John, 1903-1934
    • Notorious bank-robber John Dillinger was captured with three of his gang by the Tucson Police on this date in 1934. They were stripped of numerous handguns, five sub-machine guns and a half dozen bullet-proof vests. This Tucson Sheriff's office...
    • December 5

    • December 5
    • Buehman Studios
    • Western Union Telegraph Company Photographs
    • On this date in 1873, Tucsonans celebrated the completion of the military telegraph to the town. The telegraph was an important means of communication for Arizonans well into the 20th century. This undated photograph shows Western Union Telegraph...
    • January 5

    • January 5
    • Buehman Studios
    • Jaastad, Henry O., 1872-1965; Mayors--Arizona--Tucson
    • On this date in 1932, Tucson Mayor Henry O. Jaastad tried to cut working hours and pay of city employees but ran into provisions of the city charter. Shown is a portrait of Mayor Jaastad taken by Buehman Studios in Tucson.
    • Supreme Court Calendar

    • Supreme Court Calendar
    • Supreme Court, State of Arizona
    • Arizona--Supreme Court; Court calendars--Arizona;
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    • April 8

    • April 8
    • Buehman Studios
    • Local transit -- Arizona -- Tucson -- History
    • On this date in 1913, Tucson posted warnings stating that state speed laws limiting vehicles to 10 miles an hour in the business district had to be observed. This circa 1917 photograph shows the downtown business district looking west on Congress...
    • April 10

    • April 10
    • Buehman Studios
    • Sabino Canyon (Ariz.)--History
    • On this date in 1910, eastern interests obtained a government concession for a dam in Sabino Canyon and hoped to sell water to Tucson. The concession was later withdrawn. This undated photograph shows visitors enjoying an outing in Sabino Canyon.
    • June 20

    • June 20
    • Buehman Studios
    • Automobiles--Arizona.
    • The Phoenix Arizona Republican on this date in 1910 announced a boom in auto sales as one company sold three machines in a single week. This photograph dated circa 1915 shows an early iteration of an automobile.
    • April 22

    • April 22
    • Buehman Studios
    • Department stores--Arizona--History; Corsets; Steinfeld's Department Store (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • Fashionable female residents of Tucson on this date in 1900 could choose from a wide range of corsets designed to help them achieve the desired "wasp-waisted" silhouette of the day. This photograph from circa 1900 shows a display of corsets,...
    • April 16

    • April 16
    • Buehman Studios
    • Merchants--Arizona--Tucson
    • On this date in 1937, Tucson grocers moved to eliminate unfair merchandising methods. A minimum operation price was set at 6 percent over cost. This undated photograph shows Tucson's Central Market.
    • January 22

    • January 22
    • Buehman Studios
    • Bicycles; Local transit -- Arizona -- Tucson -- History
    • The City Marshal of Tucson announced on this date in 1911 that all bicycle riders were required to ring their bell when approaching an intersection. The penalty for failure could be a fine of $50 or 50 days in jail. This undated photograph depicts...
    • May 15

    • May 15
    • Buehman Studios
    • Desert Sanatorium (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • On this date in 1943, the Desert Sanatorium in Tucson closed its doors. This photograph shows a view of one of the Desert Sanatorium's wards circa 1930.
    • May 17

    • May 17
    • Buehman Studios
    • Chinese Americans Arizona Tucson
    • On this day in 1901, Arizona's Chinese residents faced much discrimination, despite their many contributions to the development of the Territory. A 1901 Arizona law prohibited Chinese from marrying Anglos, stating "the marriage of a person of...
    • June 2

    • June 2
    • Buehman Studios
    • Automobiles--Arizona
    • Auto prices were cut and Ford sedans sold in Arizona on this date in 1930 for $495. This photograph of an auto show is dated circa 1930.
    • June 3

    • June 3
    • Buehman Studios
    • Alianza Hispano-Americana; Mexican American associations, institutions, etc.
    • Alianza Hispano Americana, founded in Tucson in 1894 as a fraternal benefits society, was celebrating its 50th year on this day in 1944. Alianza Hispano Americana had grown into one of the largest and best known Mexican-American sociedades...
    • July 25

    • July 25
    • Buehman Studios
    • Automobiles--Arizona; Traffic regulations--Arizona
    • Tucson cracked down on speeding autos on this date in 1923. Police patrols picked up 21 cars and drivers on the first day. This photograph shows the view looking to the west from Congress Street at 6th Avenue circa 1917.
    • August 22

    • August 22
    • Buehman Studios
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Arizona
    • On this date in 1933, the Southern Pacific Railroad offered a roundtrip fare from Phoenix to Tucson for $2.45. This photograph of a Southern Pacific locomotive is undated.
    • June 17

    • June 17
    • Buehman Studios
    • Arizona State Capitol (Phoenix, Ariz.)
    • On this date in 1933, hot weather drove legislative committees out of the State Capitol to the comfort of Phoenix air-cooled hotel parlors. This undated photograph shows the Arizona state capitol building in Phoenix.
    • June 21

    • June 21
    • Buehman Studios
    • Air conditioning--History
    • On this date in 1936, I.A. Eddy of Yuma developed the first home evaporative cooler, a device which promised to provide Arizonans some longed-for relief from the intense heat of summer. This photographic portrait of an evaporative cooler by...
    • June 26

    • June 26
    • Buehman Studios
    • Bakers and bakeries--Arizona
    • On this date in 1933, bakers raised the price of bread from eight to nine cents a loaf. This photograph of Stonecypher's Bakery in Tucson was taken in the early 1930s.
    • July 1

    • July 1
    • Buehman Studios
    • San Xavier Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--History; Tohono O'Odham Indians--Rites and ceremonies; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • On this date in 1874, the San Xavier Reservation was set aside by Executive Order for the use of the Tohono O'Odham tribe. This undated photo shows a group of adorned Tohono O'Odham dancers demonstrating part of a traditional rain dance in front of...

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