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    • A newspaper photograph of moving the TB cabin

    • Zeno, Jim
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Newspaper
    • A newspaper photograph of the TB cabin being moved by trailer from a lot near the Horny Toad Restaurant to the Cave Creek Museum where it is to be a permanent display. The cabin's move was paid for by Humana Hospital and Jack and Martha Arnold....
    • La Posada Supplement to the Winslow Daily Mail Newspaper

    • Winslow Daily Mail
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Brochure
    • This 32-page booklet marked the opening of La Posada, the sprawling hacienda styled Harvey House designed by May Colter. It featured articles about the hotel, Fred Harvey's touring cars called the Harveycars, lengthy narratives about area sites to...
    • A photograph of a pitcher and basin, pot with lid and quilt

    • Vermillion, Dan
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • A photograph of a pitcher and basin as well as a pot and quilt. These are some of the items used to furnish the cabin. Cabins were grouped around an administrative house where meals were served and bathroom facilities were provided, so there was...
    • 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...
    • Balsa Timbers

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • "Balsa timbers A. S. T. C."
    • Mountain Climbers

    • Unknown
    • Photography; Mountaineering; Documentary photography
    • Mountain climbers
    • Dog Drawn Sled

    • Unknown
    • Transportation; Dogs; Sleds and sleighs; Documentary photography
    • Dog Drawn Sled
    • Drying Farinka

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • "Drying farinka on a hot slab of rock. Comes in small hard kernels."
    • Timber Chalet

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • "Timber Chalet - more than 200 years old." Three girls with butter churn.
    • Grain Storage Structure

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Indigenous people filling grain storage structure, possibly Africa or South Seas
    • Unidentified People

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified people in front of building; possibly in Southwest, appears to include Native Americans
    • Unidentified Men

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Four unidentified men, possibly African tribesmen
    • Unidentified Men

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Three unidentified men playing instruments, possibly African
    • Unidentified Village

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Native village with thatched huts and people. Possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified Men

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography; Portrait photography
    • Unidentified tribal men with hats and swords, possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified People

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified tribal people, possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified People

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified tribal people showing back of head and hair arrangement, possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified Village

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified village with thatched huts and people. Possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified People

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified tribal people with instruments (drum and horns), possibly Africa or South Seas.
    • Unidentified Man

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified man standing in field, possibly American Southwest
    • Unidentified Man

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Unidentified man (possibly young adult) standing in field.
    • Eskimo children

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • "Eskimo children playing, 'capturing' a walrus."
    • Man in Landscape

    • Unknown
    • Documentary photography
    • Man standing amid brush, probably on rocky hillside.
    • Sam and Helen Jones

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Sam and Helen Jones, one-time owners of the Desmount Sanitarium in the late 1920's. The sanitarium was a tuberculosis colony of approximately 16 cabins in Cave Creek, at the current site of the Horny Toad Restaurant.
    • Jones family

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photograph of the Jones family, at their Desmount Ranch property in the early 1940's. Pictured from left to right is son Mid (Middleton), Helen, and Sam. The family was the last owners of the TB sanitarium prior to its closing after the Great...
    • Mid and Helen Jones at the time of owning Desmount Ranch

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • This photo shows son Mid with mother Helen Jones. The photo was taken about the time the family owned and managed the Desmount Sanitarium, a tubercular colony in Cave Creek. It was rumored that Helen was a tubercular convalescent, which was a large...
    • Photograph detail of repair to building

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photograph detail of the ghost marking building repair where the drain and stove pipe exited the structure. Since the "dry sink" and stove were not part of the original structure, these items had to be removed to restore the structure back to it's...
    • National Register of Historic Places Plaque

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Plaque
    • The cast bronze plaque commemorates the TB cabin's placement on the National Historic Register of Places by the US Department of Interior and the National Park Service on October 28, 2001. The cabin's significance is "a design unique to the many...
    • Del Albers memorial card

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Card, Mourning
    • Memorial card of Del Albers, (deceased 2005). Del served as museum board member and volunteer, and buildings and grounds committee chair, was responsible for painting, restoring and submitting the application and supporting documents to the...
    • A photograph of Desmount Sanitarium

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • A photograph of the area known as Desmount Sanitarium. Desmount Sanitarium was located at the Cave Creek/Carefree border near the present site of the Horny Toad Restaurant. It was a haven for an unknown number of tubercular occupants. The colony...
    • Photograph of restoration process

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photo of restoration of cabin; exterior primer and painting are ready to be performed; and screens have been masked off to prevent overspray of paint.
    • Photograph of Remount Station ruins

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • This photograph is of the Cavalry remount station (not a fort) at what is now Ocotillo Road and Cave Creek wash, north of Cave Creek off Spur Cross Road. This was where the soldiers going between Ft. McDowell and Ft. Whipple could get fresh mounts,...
    • Photograph of Stoneman Military Road through Cave Creek

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • In 1870's Colonel George Stoneman, commander of army troops in AZ using an old Indian trial built a military road from Ft. McDowell (Phoenix) to Ft. Whipple (Prescott). The road went north from Rio Verde, cutting through the now present McDowell...
    • Cave Creek mining and dude ranches

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Map
    • The map delineates the approximate locations of Cave Creek's mines including the Red Rover Mine; the Golden Reef Mine; the Phoenix Mine; Maricopa Mine and the Morman Girl Mine. The map also shows the location of Cave Creek's dude ranches: Rancho...
    • Cave Creek mining district map

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Map
    • This map depicts the location of the various mines in Cave Creek along with the area's topographical features. The Cave Creek Mining District took in the entire Cave Creek area clear up to Bloody Basin.
    • Photograph of five men at entrance to Mormon Girl mine

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photograph depicts five men at the entrance to Morman Girl Mine on Black Mountain, at the present site of Carefree's Sentinel Rock Estates. The gold and silver mine was worked from 1840 to 1942 intermittently. The mine yielded two carloads of ore a...
    • Three generations of Cartwrights

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Photograph of three generations of Cartwrights. Left to right: J. Mantford Cartwright, Sr.; J. Mantford (Jack) Cartwright, Jr: and J. Mantford (Manny) Cartwright III. The Cartwrights operated one of the largest cattle ranches in north central...
    • Reddick Jasper Cartwright

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Reddick Jasper Cartwright arrived in Arizona from Illinois in 1874 with his family. By 1885 the Cartwright family moved from the Phoenix area to the Cave Creek area near Seven Springs. Reddick and his son Mantford Cartwright Sr. formed a ranching...
    • Photograph of Rancho Manana Dude Ranch site and buildings

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • This photo of Rancho Manana shows how it appeared at the time of its operation as a guest ranch from 1944-1955. In 1943 Romaine and Jean Lowdermilk partnered with Ted and China Loring to purchase the old Howard Ranch and make it into a guest ranch....

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