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    • Edna Meyer and Retha (Bolding) Beveridge Oral History Interview

    • Meyer, Edna and Beveridge, Retha (Bolding)
    • Glendale, AZ; African American Community; Cartwright School District; Phoenix (Maryvale), AZ; Automobiles; Basque Community; Bolding, Charles; Cattle Ranching; Chinese Community; Cotton Farming; Glendale Grammar School; Horses; Japanese...
    • Edna Meyer and Retha Beveridge, elementary school teachers, who were born in Glendale in the early Twentieth Century, come together in this interview to reminisce about Glendale, the early years. They both remember swimming at Glendale Beach and...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 BLM SCORES IN REAL ESTATE COUP In a classic trade-off, the historic Empire and Cienega ranches - 37,000 acres of prime grassland - are converted into a...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 OUTDOOR ADVENTURE. Explore the Arizona Trail Text by Rose Houk. Photographs by Michael Collier. From the Mexican border, across wilderness areas,...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Imagine the State Legislature looking like Noah’s Ark.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ADVENTURE. WHITE-WATER RAFTING ON THE SALT Text by Karen Brandel. Photographs by Richard D. Fisher....
    • 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, 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, January 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THOUGHTS ON OUR SPANISH LEGACY by Stewart L. Udall. It’s time to reexamine the “Black Legend” of Spanish cruelty in the New World. An excerpt from the...
    • 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, April 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PILGRIMAGE TO HAVASUPAI by Rosanne Keller. Deep in the Grand Canyon lies the home of “the people of the blue-green water.” Join author Keller as she shares...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE ROAD TO STATEHOOD. GOOD OLD DAYS? BAH, HUMBUG! AND THE BELLS RANG OUT by M. Wilson and D. Dedera. Selections from our latest book celebrate the...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SEDONA…THE MAGIC PERSISTS by Catrien Ross Laetz. Once remote and virtually unknown, this Paradise Found now must struggle with the pains of progress: more...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1986

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

      Contents:
      03 THE MONSOON SEASON
      13 MEXICAN COOKING
      18 THE FIRST ARIZONA LOTTERY
      23 ORCHIDS OF THE SKY ISLANDS
      30 HAPPINESS IS VOLUME ONE, NUMBER ONE
      37 A GUIDE TO CAMPING
      44...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1986

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 AN INTERIM REPORT. CENTRAL ARIZONA PROJECT: THE FAUCET OPENS by Don Campbell. The amazing public works effort that is the CAP has managed to overcome...
    • 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.
    • Oral History with Janie Ellis, April 12, 2011

    • Ellis, Janie
    • Scottsdale (Ariz.); Artist colonies--Arizona--Scottsdale--History; Curtis, Philip C.; Costume design--Arizona; Carpentry--Arizona
    • Janie Ellis was born in 1942 to George and Rachel (Murdock) Ellis. Her parents founded the Cattle Track Arts Compound in Scottsdale, Arizona. Ms. Ellis talks about the many artists who have spent time at Cattle Track. She also talks about her...
    • Oral History with Jack Gable, July 21, 2011

    • Gable, Jack
    • Arlington (Ariz.); World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American; Cowboys--Arizona--Biography; Water rights--Arizona--Maricopa County; Schools--Maricopa County--History
    • Jack Charles Gable grew up in Arlington, Arizona. He talks about parents, Henry Carter "Jack" and Ethlyn Gable, and grandparents. His father was a cowboy, served as Mayor of Buckeye, and ran a store with his father in Arlington. The family owned...
    • Oral History with Bill Gartside, February 17, 2011

    • Gartside, Bill
    • Phoenix (Ariz.); Schools--Maricopa County; United States Postal Service--Employees--Biography;
    • Bill Gartside was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. He grew up on a small farm on the outskirts of Phoenix. Mr. Gartside worked for the United States Postal Service as a letter carrier. He talks about the post offices around Phoenix and various...
    • Oral History with Jackie Meck, February 18, 2011

    • Meck, Jackie
    • Buckeye (Ariz.)--History; Local government--Arizona; Water rights--Arizona; Farming--Arizona
    • Jackie Meck was the Mayor of Buckeye, Arizona at the time of this interview. He had previously served as Mayor and on the City Council during the 1960s. Mr. Meck was born in Buckeye in 1941 and relates to Verlyne Meck, his wife, the history of the...
    • Oral History with Paul Messinger, April 31, 2011

    • Messinger, Paul
    • Scottsdale (Ariz.)--History; Funeral homes--Arizona; Undertakers and undertaking--Arizona; Arizona. Legislature. House of Representatives; Local government--Arizona--Scottsdale; Water management--Arizona;
    • Paul Messinger was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and moved to Arizona with his family in 1942. He owns the Messinger Mortuary in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mr. Messinger talks about why he became a mortician and his work in the funeral service over the...

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