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    • Oral History with Paul Sapp, January 28 and February 3, 2011

    • Sapp, Paul
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Airplane ambulances--Arizona; Swimming pool industry--Arizona;
    • Paul Sapp grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. In this interview, he talks about his family, the animals they raised, and the many people and businesses he knew growing up. Mr. Sapp graduated from North High School in 1958 and talks some about his school...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Some funny and unusual things can happen in the public library.
      03 LETTERS
      04 EL TOUR DE TUCSON The uniqueness of El Tour lies in the fact that anyone - ma, pa, and...
    • 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 Literary Magazine, Fall 1991

    • Conzelman, Karen (ed.); Greening, Cynthia L. (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries from the 1991 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      First Place
      Short Story: Hero Of The Gap by H. Lee Barnes 5
      Poetry:...
    • 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    • Winning entries in the 2002 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay, Novel, Poetry, and Short Story, and Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction.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      Unpublished Essay and...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 Literary Magazine, Fall 2003

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.); Heathcotte, Toby (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2003 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay, Novel, Poetry, Short Story as well as Published Novel, Published Nonfiction, and Published Children's Literature. This is the first...
    • Oral History with Rob Chilcoat, January 21 and 28, 2011

    • Chilcoat, Rob
    • Kingman (Ariz.)--History; Aeronautics--Arizona--History
    • Rob Chilcoat was born and raised in the Kingman, Arizona area. He talks about the places his family lived while his father worked for the Santa Fe Railroad. Mr. Chilcoat joined the U.S. Air Force in 1977 and was stationed in England. He is the...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1977

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, Spring, 1977. Co-editors: Karen Melot; Daniel Fink; Kathy Briant. Staff: Vivian Baker; Richard Miller; Calmen Chu. Cover: Nadine Myers. Advisors: Mildred Fischer; Conrad Bayley; Tom Brazie; Darlene Goto.
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2007

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 2007. Literary Editor: Kimberly Ruff. Traveler Staff: Beth Drechsel; Chas Creasy; Georgeta Mihailovici. Literary Judges: Carmela Arnoldt; Renee Barstack; Claire Englehart; David Hanson; Brittany Lieze; Julie Lewis; Mike Mullins; David...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2009

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, Spring, 2009. Community Reader: Kristen Morton. Student Literary Editor: Chasity Creasy. Student Literary Staff: Alexandra Barry; Cyndi Smith; Dan Ramirez; Denise Reinke. Student Graphic Designers: Karina Banuelos; Ariel Clifton;...
    • El Tiempo Pasando Vol. 13 [September 09, 1977 - May 05, 1978]

    • Glendale Community College
    • Student publications--Arizona; Student newspapers and periodicals--Arizona; Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.)
    • El Tiempo Pasando, Vol. 13. This .pdf contains Vol 13, No 1 - 25 from September 09, 1977 - May 05, 1978.
    • Oral History Interview with Sharon Smith

    • Smith, Sharon
    • Sahuaro Ranch; Glendale, AZ; Luke Air Force Base;
    • Oral history interview with Sharon Smith where she discusses Sahuaro Ranch and family life on the Ranch.
    • 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, August 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY What every son needs is a how-to manual.
      03 LETTERS
      04 HISTORY. THE COMIC EXPEDITION OF CHRISTMAS IVES The adventure of challenging the Colorado River in 1858 blurs...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Training to become a cowboy can have moments of pure hilarity as well as solid satisfaction.
      03 LETTERS
      04 SPECIAL SECTION. RETREAT TO THE COOL COUNTRY Each summer...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Palm Trees: Natives and Otherwise.
      03 LETTERS
      04 GUNFIGHTERS. BILLY THE KID Text and illustrations by Bob Boze Bell. Hundreds of books and articles have re-created the...
    • 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, September 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HIGH COUNTRY GETAWAY: CROWN KING AND THE BRADSHAWS by Joseph Stocker. The rugged Bradshaw Range, which once lured 19th century adventurers with the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1984

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 ARIZONA’S ARCHITECTURE. FROM HOMEGROWN GARDEN OF ALLAH TO GREAT AMERICAN TRANSPLANT by Lawrence W. Cheek.
      10 DENNIS NUMKENA: BUILDING ON AN ANASAZI HERITAGE by Vicky Hay....
    • Arizona Highways, October 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1984

      Contents:
      12 THE WILDERNESS NEXT DOOR. A RICH ARRAY OF NATURAL PARKLAND EXISTS IN AND AROUND THE NINTH LARGEST CITY IN THE UNITED STATES.
      20 RIO SALADO. A DRY, LIFELESS RIVERBED IN PHOENIX’S...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1983

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

      Contents:
      02 LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA With the creation of Hoover Dam, the raging Colorado River was tamed and a wild frontier lost forever. But then a small miracle happened. By Bill...
    • 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, April 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2008

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including cowboy chef Robert McGrath, Suns announcer Al...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2008

    • Martin, Gayle (ed.); Manville, Greta (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2008 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories of Poetry, Essays, Short Stories, Novels as well as Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction. This was the first year with a color cover....
    • Oral History with James Haboush, January 27, 2011

    • Haboush, James
    • Mental Health--Arizona; Phoenix (Ariz.); Photography; Art
    • James C. Haboush is a an artist, a musician, and a writer who came to Phoenix from Los Angeles in 1986. Mr. Haboush has a mental illness and uses his interview to talk about the situation of the homeless and mentally ill in Phoenix, their...
    • Oral History with Doris Cunningham, July 7, 2011

    • Cunningham, Doris
    • Kingman (Ariz.)--History; Credit unions--Mohave County (Ariz.)
    • Doris Cunningham and her husband, John Cunningham, moved to Kingman, Arizona in the 1950s. Mr. Cunningham was one of the first persons hired at the Ford Motor Proving Grounds. In this interview, Mrs. Cunningham talks about her family, growing up in...
    • Oral History with Kenneth Kelley, July 7, 2011

    • Kelley, Kenneth
    • Mohave County (Ariz.)--History; Ranching--Arizona; Agriculture--Arizona
    • Kenneth Kelley comes from a farming and ranching family. He learned how to be an earth mover during the winter when his family was not farming. He shares an interesting past since his birth in 1922.
    • Oral History with Mark Moss, May 18, 2011

    • Moss, Mark
    • Police--Arizona; Bullhead City (Ariz.)
    • Mark Moss is currently a Captain in the Bullhead City Police Department, having been with the department from its inception. He became a Captain by rising up through the ranks. He recounts his experiences as a law enforcement officer.
    • Oral History with John Salem, February 10, 2011

    • Salem, John
    • Kingman (Ariz.)--Local government; Service stations--Arizona;
    • Edward John Salem, Jr. was serving his second term as Mayor of Kingman at the time of the interview. He has worked in the auto repair industry since his days growing up in the Phoenix area, and archived the coveted ASE Master Automobile Service...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1989

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, Spring, 1989. Literary Editor: Shirley Bryan. Art Director: Robert Wilder. Graphic Designers: Richard Gunn; Scott Schuette; Photography Editor: William Patterson. Assistant Photography Editor: Terry Mills. Cover Photo: Annette...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1999

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 1999. Literary Staff: Marion Eckholm; Wes Bailey. Literary Judges: Barbara Jordan; Carmela Arnoldt; Charles Sohn; Freddie Anttila; Kirt Shineman; Mary Jane Onnen; Marti Moraga; Mildred Fischer; Pam Joraanstad; Pat Haas; Ruth Callahan....
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2006

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 2006. Literary Editor Adam Johnson. Literary Readers: Shannon Clark; Michael MacDonald; George Repta. Literary Faculty Judges: Carmela Arnoldt; Renee Barstack; Marla DeSoto; Charlotte Howey; Karen Schwalm; Mary Leskovsky; Johnnie...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Raul Castro 2011-07-22

    • Castro, Raul H., 1916-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Castro, Raul H. 1916- Mexican-American Border Region--History, Local; Arizona; Governor (1975-1977, Castro) Ambassadors--United States--Anecdotes
    • Former Arizona Governor and United States Ambassador, Raúl Castro recounts his childhood in Southern Arizona, and describes his early struggles as a Mexican-American youth attempting to get an education. Castro also describes his lifelong political...
    • 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 1997

    • Harnagel, Sandy (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 1997 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      ESSAY
      The Chocolate Bar by Liza Guzman 1
      Lightening, and Monsters and Bugs, Oh...
    • Oral History with Sister Michael Wilson, January 31, 2011

    • Wilson, Sister Michael
    • Winslow (Ariz.); Navajo Indian Reservation; Education--Navajo County (Ariz.); Teaching; Interpersonal relations and culture; Siena Heights University; Powwows
    • Sister Michael Wilson is a Dominican nun who moved to Arizona in 1972 to teach. In this interview, Wilson shares how spending her childhood and beginning her career as a teacher in Michigan helped prepare her for working in the West. Wilson...
    • Oral History with Phillip Ganley, June 23, 2011

    • Ganley, Phillip
    • Buckeye (Ariz.); Funeral homes--Arizona; Undertakers and undertaking--Arizona
    • Phillip M. Ganley is the funeral director and mortician for the Buckeye Funeral Home in Buckeye, Arizona. He was born in 1933 to Paul and Mary Ganley. His family moved to Buckeye, Arizona in 1939 where his father, Paul Ganley, opened a funeral home...
    • Oral History with Pedro Guerrero, May 14, 2011

    • Guerrero, Pedro E.
    • Mesa (Ariz.); Segregation in education--Arizona--Maricopa County; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial photography; Guerrero, Pedro E.; Photographer--Biography; Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959; Taliesin West (Scottsdale, Ariz.); Calder, Alexander,...
    • Pedro E. Guerrero (1917-2012) grew up in Mesa, Arizona. In this interview he talks about growing up as a Latino in segregated Arizona and the prejudice he faced before and after integration. Mr. Guerrero talks about his family, especially his...
    • Oral History with Martha Hunter, May 3, 2011

    • Hunter, Martha
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Ranching--Arizona; Civic improvement--Arizona--Phoenix; Vineyards--Arizona
    • Martha Ellen (McGeorge) Hunter was born in 1946 in Phoenix, Arizona. She grew up on the Talwiwi Ranch, for which her father served as General Manager of for 20 years. Talwiwi Ranch was owned by Colonel Bumstead and located near Litchfield Road and...
    • Oral History with Paul Medlock, April 11, 2011

    • Medlock, Paul
    • Superior (Ariz.)--Social Life and customs; Magma Copper Company; Vietnam War, 1961-1975
    • Paul Medlock was born in 1949 and adopted by Ray and Grace Medlock. He grew up in Superior, Arizona, where he still lives today. Mr. Medlock related his early years living in "Smeltertown," a small housing project on the road to the Magma Copper...
    • Oral History with Vicki Schulz, June 24, 2011

    • Schulz, Vicki
    • Buckeye (Ariz.)--History
    • Vicki (Hunter) Schulz was born in Buckeye, Arizona in 1947 to Ralph Edward and Dorothy Imajean (McKee) Hunter. Her husband is Gene Schulz. In this interview, she talks about her family history and what it was like to grow up in Buckeye.
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1990

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, Spring, 1990. Literary Editor: Betty Dils. Art Director: Brenda Steves. Assistant Art Director: Amy Miller. Graphic Designers: Brian Higgins; Karen Holland; Misty Munari. Photographic Editor: Terry Mills. Cover Art: Brian Higgins....
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1995

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 1995. Literary Judges: Carmela Amoldt; Larry Bohlender; Dave Grant; Pat Haas; Marilyn Hoffs; Janet Klann; Eleanor Marshall-White; Laura Schuett; Charles Sohn. Art Jurors: Luis Baiz. Literary Staff: Melinda Davis; Kim Essendrup; Gwen...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1996

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 1996. Literary Judges: Freddie Anttila; Carmela Arnoldt; Marla Dinchak; Mildred Fischer; Pat Haas; Betsy Herlihy; Marilyn Hoffs; Janet Klann; Jim Reed; Marilyn Schiedat. Art Jurors: Ted Decker; RJ Merrill. Literary Staff: Derek...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2008

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • SThe Traveler, Spring, 2008. Student Literary Editor: Beth Drechsel. Student Literary Staff: Chasity Creasy; Jerry Lavander; Julie Lewis. Community Juror: Timothy Chapman. Student Jurors: Dennis Edwards; Elizabeth Everson; Kathy Wilcox. ...
    • Glendale Public Library Oral History with Glenda Wilson and Judy Rhodes, January 27, 2010.

    • Rhodes, Judy and Wilson, Glenda
    • Glendale Public Library; Velma Teague Library; Glendale (Ariz.); Libraries--Glendale, Az. Librarians
    • Glenda Wilson and Judy Rhodes were long-term Glendale Public Library employees when they retired in the last decade. Judy was 16 and still in high school when Library Director Velma Teague hired her. Glenda was newly married and a Texas transplant...

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