Skip to main content
AMP Logo

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Decorations
(189 results)



Display: 50

    • Close coiled basketry tray (95.62.10)

    • Unknown
    • Akimel O'odham
    • Medium sized, tightly woven close coiled basket, in tray form, flat base has a slight central dimple. Charring near rim on exterior and interior surfaces. Asymmetrical design on walls and base executed in Martynia sp. Small solid circle on the...
    • Close coiled basket (95.62.17)

    • Unknown
    • Akimel O'odham
    • Medium sized, tightly woven close coiled basket, in bowl form, with a flat base and relatively steep sides. Roughly mirrored bisected polychrome design includes reddish brown material and darker brown to brown-black Martynia. Four large...
    • Close coiled basketry bowl and saucer (95.62.2)

    • Unknown
    • Akimel O'odham
    • Small close coiled basket, integrated cylindrical bowl or handleless cup and saucer form. Walls of bowl have an overall decoration of repeated hexagonal elements, while bowl's base is dominated by a large solid circle. Saucer decoration contains...
    • Indian Country: Articles

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • American literature -- West (U.S.); West (U.S.) -- Literary collections; West (U.S.) in literature; Indians of North America – Literary Collections
    • Original source material concerning Native American ceremonies as witnessed and reported on by non-native observers. Includes photographs. 23 pages (unpaginated)
    • A struggle on two fronts

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Military Service
    • Soldiers and their families are learning new survival skills.
    • Bushmasters

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • Arizona's Battalion; Two generations of Bushmasters on the front lines.
    • 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, May 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 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 the impressive makeover of a dumpy motel on...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 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 our continuing coverage of Arizona’s Centennial,...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, Searching the Bay Area for the Grave of Wyatt Earp, by Larry Tritten.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Ben Johnson: This all-around cowboy, champion roper, stuntman,...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Wit Stop, The Catastrophes of Holidays Past, by Gene Perret.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Caroling with the Pima Indians at Sacaton, by Tom Kuhn.
      p. 10 The Miner’s Daughter...
    • 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, December 1995

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY A combined Christmas vacation and job hunt draws a family to the desert for reasons they couldn't explain.
      03 LETTERS
      04 GRAND CANYON. CHRISTMAS AT THE BOTTOM OF THE...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Welcome to Gisela. It’s far from the madding crowd, but this tiny community with the million-dollar scenery wouldn’t have it any other way.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER....
    • Arizona Highways, November 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY They exist all right, but few fishermen have ever landed one of the lunker cats of the Colorado River.
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL. THE LURE OF COCHISE STRONGHOLD Text by...
    • 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, December 1988

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

      Contents:
      04 ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS: MEMORIES OF VICTORIAN TOYS AND DECORATIONS by Anne Stephenson. Evoking the spirit of Christmases past, of gingerbread cookies and candlelit trees and the awe and...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 WICKENBURG AT 125 by Jerry Eaton. Like many a community founded on a mineral strike, Wickenburg might be only a ghost town today had it not been for a...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 AMATEURS EARN HIGH MARKS IN HIGHWAYS PHOTO CONTEST by James Tallon. For months, hundreds of hopefuls carefully aimed their cameras at Arizona’s scenic...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1987

      Contents:
      04 A RANCH CHRISTMAS by Joan Baeza. We’d hitch up the work team and go off into the forest and see who could push each other off into the snow.
      08 THE WAY HOME by Phil Sekaquaptewa. The...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1986

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

      Contents:
      01 EDITORIAL
      02 CACTUS, CANYONS, AND CULTURE
      16 STATE PARKS WISH LIST
      26 THE SOIL SOLDIERS
      36 SKIING ARIZONA?
      44 ARIZONIQUES
      46 BOOKS
      48 LETTERS
    • Arizona Highways, January 1983

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

      Contents:
      02 WHERE GOLF IS KING Arizona is the name when golf’s the game…every beautiful sun-filled day of the year.
      12 FIVE SUPER SCENIC SOUTHWEST TOURS Here’s your how-to road guide to four of the...
    • 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, December 1983

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

      Contents:
      02 AMERICA’S PREMIER HOLIDAY CARD.
      15 SOUTHWEST CHRISTMAS. Story by Vicky Hay.
      16 COWBOYS CAN BE SENTIMENTAL, TOO.
      20 HOW AMERICA EMBRACED THE GREETING CARD by Maggie...
    • Arizona Highways, December 2005

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 2005

      Contents:
      02 ALL WHO WANDER
      04 VIEWFINDER
      06-45 SPIRIT OF PLACE For the December issue, we asked our writers and photographers to illuminate the spirit of place by describing special...
    • Arizona Highways,  December 2006

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 2006
      Contents:
      02 ALL WHO WANDER What do poets and photographers have in common?
      04-31 ODE TO JOY Arizona’s best poets and photographers reflect on the gifts of the landscape.
      32 SKATING ON NATIVE...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

      Contents:

      02 NOGALES A close-up look at the twin cities of the South, the gateway to colorful Mexico.
      14 BACK ROAD TO THE SILVER KINGS A round-trip tour of the glorious ghost towns of the...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1981

      Contents:

      02 ROUTE 66, AMERICA’S IMMORTAL WAY WEST – an introduction.
      05 GET YOUR KICKS ON ROUTE 66!
      06 ROUTE 66 –The Lyric Lingers On.
      15 OLD U.S. 66 – The Wind-grieved Ghost.
      37...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1981

      Contents:
      “Seasons Greetings” holiday issue.
    • Arizona Highways, December 1980

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

      Contents:

      05 Through the Eyes of a Child
      08 A Child's Christmas Journey Through the Seasons
    • Arizona Highways, November 1980

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

      Contents:

      02 Arizona's Fabulous Guest Ranches Where the Old West still lives.
      05 The Dude Ranch Originals A look backwards at Arizona's first.
      14 Capturing the Three-dimensional...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1997

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

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop What a terrible thing to do to a Fruitcake.
      04 MISSIONS Father Kino's Holy Chain "There were more than 20 missions in all, part of a chain built of mud...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2004

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.); Heathcotte, Toby (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2004 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay, Novel, Poetry, and Short Story as well as Published Novel, Published Non-fiction, and Published Children's Literature.
      Table...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 1995

    • Harnagel, Sandy (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 1995 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      Essay
      Strike One by Laura L. Post 5
      When Property Becomes Peril by Erec Toso...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2002

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.); Heathcotte, Toby (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2002 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay, Novel, Poetry, and Short Story, and Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction.
      Table of Contents
      Unpublished Essay and...
    • 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...
    • Arizona State Library Newsletter No. 18 July 1942

    • State of Arizona Department of Library and Archives
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the State Library Newsletter includes a Fourteenth Biennial Report of the Director of the Department of Library and Archives. The report contains details of the condition of the Library, its activities and the deposition of moneys...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Rose Cabat 2011-09-03

    • Cabat, Rose, 1914-2015
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Pottery--20th century
    • Rose Cabat describes her career as a potter and an artist. Cabat, a native New Yorker, moved to Tucson in 1942. She describes working as a riveter at Davis-Monthan Air Force base during WW2 and describes Tucson in the ‘40s. Cabat gained fame for...
    • Some Southwestern pottery types, series IV

    • Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992
    • Ceramics; Indian Pottery; Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Pottery, Prehistoric; Hohokam culture; Mogollon culture; Mimbres culture
    • (22,910kb pdf) Archaeological surveys of the Mogollon and Mimbres cultures in order to better understand the Hohokam culture.
    • Eastern range of the red-on-buff culture

    • Gladwin, Winifred, 1889-1965
    • Ceramics; Indian Pottery; Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Yuman Indians; Mohave Indians; Hohokam pottery; Architecture, Prehistoric
    • (31,131kb pdf) A survey of the extent to which the Red-on-Buff culture expanded along its eastern front despite geographic obstacles
    • Some resemblances in the ceramics of Central and North America

    • Vaillant, George Clapp, 1901-1945
    • Ceramics; Indian pottery; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Archaeological surveying; Pottery, Prehistoric; Civilization; Indian influences; Indians of Central America; Indians of Mexico
    • (14,990kb pdf) Critical analysis of similarities and differences between various cultures of North and Central America; subsequent ideas as to the types of interactions (if any) between the cultures in North America and their counterparts in...
    • Some Southwestern pottery types, series III

    • Gladwin, Winifred, 1889-1965
    • Ceramics; Indian pottery; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Archaeological surveying; Pottery, Prehistoric; Hohokam culture
    • (13,721kb pdf) Examination of Red-on-Buff pottery to better understand the Hohokam.
    • Learning Packet: Clothing and Costume

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Clothing and dress; Costume -- Arizona.
    • "Clothing and Costume: Learning Packet for Group and Individual Study" is a learning packet which looks back at the history of clothing and costumes in the Sonoran Desert region and explores how clothing evolved from necessary protection from the...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK