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    • Grass Dancer

    • Ann Leonard
    • Powwows - WA:K Powwow; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • Male Powwow contestant wearing “porcupine roach” head ornament. These are typically constructed of porcupine guard hair, deer hair, moose mane or skunk hair. They are worn by male dancers from a variety of tribes. – please reference Paterek,...
    • Round Dance

    • Ann Leonard
    • Powwows - WA:K Powwow; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • The Round Dance is an open invitation to dancers and spectators to join together on the arena floor and move in a circle. It is commonly performed either at the beginning or end of a Powwow competition.
    • Jingle Dancers

    • Ann Leonard
    • Powwows - WA:K Powwow; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • The Jingle dance originated from the dream of an Ojibway medicine man, who developed the dress and dance to heal those with afflictions. The dance is commonly performed by women and is noted for it’s dress which is a adorned with metal cones,...
    • Jingle and Fancy Shawl Dancers

    • Ann Leonard
    • Powwows - WA:K Powwow; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • Featured is young Jingle and Fancy Shawl Dancers waiting to compete. The Fancy Shawl dance originated in the 1930’s as Powwows became open to the public and competition dancing began. Like the male’s Fancy Dance, this dance evolved as a way to meet...
    • Powwow Judges

    • Ann Leonard
    • Powwows - WA:K Powwow; Mission San Xavier del Bac (Tucson, Ariz.)
    • Seen here are two judges in the foreground and far background evaluating the male Fancy Dancers. Powwow judges evaluate dancers by category, (i.e. men, women, fancy, traditional, etc.). The contestants are assessed by their dancing ability, and...
    • Arizona Buddhist Temple:  75 Years 1934-2009

    • Arizona Buddhist Temple
    • Religion; Social Organizations; Japanese American Citizens League--Arizona
    • Hardcover book describes the history of the Arizona Buddhist Temple from 1934-2009.
    • Arizona Highways, May 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 RETURN OF THE IRON HORSE Text by James E. Cook. Photographs by Jeff Kida. After an absence of 21 years, passenger trains return to the Grand Canyon.
      12...
    • 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, May 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A SPECIAL SALUTE: PHOENIX INDIAN SCHOOL by Jerry Eaton. Closing out a century of service and controversy, a famous institution nears its final year of...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SOUTH MOUNTAIN: A PARK FOR ALL SEASONS by John Alcock. A perceptive professor of zoology conveys the pleasures of observing desert plants and animals even...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 BOYCE THOMPSON’S LEGACY by Willis Peterson. In a picturesque setting three miles west of Superior, the Boyce Thompson Southwestern Arboretum displays native...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PAINTED MAGIC: ROCK ART OF THE ARIZONA STRIP by Ron McCoy. An Arizona Highways exclusive. Two astonishing rock art galleries filled with prehistoric...
    • 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, November 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 CABEZA PRIETA Text by Bill Broyles. Photographs by Willard Clay. This national wildlife refuge, a pristine environment for a host of animals and plants,...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A SHORT HISTORY OF MOHAVE COUNTY by Richard G. Stahl. From the age of Spanish exploration through the years of gold strikes to World War II and after - a...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HORSES OF ARIZONA by Joan Baeza. From all parts of our state, a report on the fierce, the proud, the mild: from mountain mustang to Thoroughbred and...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE SUPERCONDUCTING SUPER COLLIDER by Tom Dollar. On a saguaro-studded desert plain - if their proposal is accepted - Arizona’s leaders hope to construct a...

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