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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.
    • Study of ecstasy, club drugs and raves in the state of Arizona

    • Arizona Criminal Justice Commission.
    • Ecstasy (Drug)--Arizona; Drug abuse--Arizona; Raves (Parties)--Arizona;
    • 66 pages (PDF version). File size: 536.124 KB. Fall 2001. Joint Study between: Arizona Criminal Justice Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration, Phoenix Division.
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

      Contents:
      1. Editor’s Letter: From Arizona With Love, by Joseph Stacey.
      4. The Institute of American Indian Art: Where a renaissance is preparing to emerge. By Lloyd New.
      6. London Bridge at Home...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2009

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an old-time prospector who’s still hoping to...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2009

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including one of the world’s oldest Eagle Scouts;...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2010

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Tucson’s best gelato spot, according to...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2011

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an interview with race-car-driving supermodel...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      06 ENVIRONMENT: FOSSIL CREEK GOING WILD AGAIN By the end of December, this scenic stream in central-Arizona will revert to a natural state as...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      SPECIAL FALL HIKING FEATURES: INTO THE WOODS AND CANYONS When somebody in Arizona tells...
    • Arizona Highways, January 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Sirens’ Café, an unexpected treat in Kingman;...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the Duquesne House, one of the most historic...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a Flagstaff family that puts out some of the...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1958

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

      Contents:
      Full issue: Tucson: Sunshine City in the Desert, by Raymond Carlson, Louis R. Jurwitz, Weldon and Phyllis Heald, L.W. Casaday and Joseph Stocker.
    • Arizona Highways, April 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a guy who buys and sells cockroaches and...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including some of the best bread pudding in Bisbee; the...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the girl with the blue tattoo; Yuma’s best...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Jerry Liebman, a honky-tonk piano player on...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highway, October 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, The Fateful Crash of the Celebrated Yankee Doodle, by Budge Ruffner.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Nankoweap: The Most Difficult Trail in the Grand Canyon, by Gail...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Sap from ancient trees may offer vital clues to the Petrified Forest’s inscrutable past.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PLANTS. STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT Because we humans are virtually...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1994

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY It may come as a big surprise to some Saturday morning TV cartoon fans, but the roadrunner just ain’t what you think he is.
      03 LETTERS
      04 COVER STORY. SNOW PEAK...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1994

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Tawny gold may sound overly poetic, but it happens in Arizona twice a day.
      03 LETTERS
      04 CULTURE. THE WORLD OF THE BORDERLANDS Here are Indians, cowboys, and ranchers...
    • Photograph of a group of Native American dancers.

    • Bate, Thomas Henry
    • Indians of North America--dancing;
    • Photograph of a group of Native American dancers. Image is available for use only in the Archives Reading Room and is not available for publication.
    • 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...
    • Seneca thanksgiving rituals

    • Chafe, Wallace L
    • Seneca Indians -- Rites and ceremonies. Seneca language -- Texts. Folklore.
    • Due to the limitations of the imaging program, only partial text is available.
    • Seneca thanksgiving rituals

    • Chafe, Wallace L
    • Seneca Indians -- Rites and ceremonies. Seneca language -- Texts. Indians, North American. Folklore.
    • Due to the limitations of the imaging program, only partial text is available.
    • Snake Dancers Entering the Plaza, Portfolio 12, Plate 422

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • At the right stand the Antelopes, in front of the booth containing the snake-jars. The Snakes enter the plaza, encircle it four times with military tread, and then after a series of songs remarkable for their irresistible movement, they proceed to...
    • Flute Dancers at Tureva Spring, Portfolio 12, Plate 431

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Hopi Indians
    • The Flute dance is a religious ceremony concerned with bringing rain. It represents the legendary arrival of the Flute people in the Hopi country, their friendly encounter with the clans already there, and the rain-making rites subsequently...
    • Antelopes and Snakes at Oraibi, Portfolio 12, Plate 404

    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
    • Tewa Indians; Hopi Indians
    • The Antelope fraternity, at the right, and the Snake fraternity facing them at the left, engage in singing prior to handling the reptiles in the Snake dance. At the extreme right is the kisi, a cottonwood booth in which sits the custodian of the...
    • Music of Acoma, Isleta, Cochiti, and Zuñi Pueblos

    • Densmore, Frances
    • Pueblo Indians -- Music. Pueblo Indians -- Music -- History and criticism. Indians of North America -- New Mexico -- Music. Indians of North America -- New Mexico -- Music -- History and criticism. Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957.
    • Includes 6 plates. Due to the limitations of the imaging program, only partial text is available.
    • Gu Achi Dancers

    • Dobyns, Zip Pottenger
    • Tohono O'odham
    • Gu Achi dancers dancing at the Sells Rodeo.
    • Encyclical III

    • Elsner, Paul A.
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.)
    • The third encyclical from Paul A. Elsner, Chancelor of the Maricopa County Community College District on Octover 22, 1993
    • The Iroquois eagle dance : an offshoot of the Calumet dance

    • Fenton, William N. (William Nelson)
    • Eagle dance. Iroquois dance. Iroquois Indians -- Rites and ceremonies. Iroquois Indians -- Music. Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005.
    • Includes 28 plates. Due to the limitations of the imaging program, only partial text is available.
    • 1939 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, 1939
    • 1955 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, 1955
    • 1956 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, 1956
    • 1957 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, 1957

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