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    • Oral History with Mildred Zúñiga, February 17, 2011

    • Zúñiga, Mildred
    • World War, 1939-1945--War work--California; Educators--Michigan; Educators--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History;
    • Mildred "Millie" Carrie Zúñiga was born in 1920 in Ohio on her family's farm. She talks about her family history, life during the Great Depression, and her struggles to get an education. She moved to Lansing, Michigan to find work before moving to...
    • May 10

    • Zinn, Edward
    • Wagon trains; Apache Indian Wars
    • On this date in 1869, the Tully and Ochoa wagon train was attacked in Canyon del Oro by 300 Indians. Five men were killed and many more were wounded, mules were stolen and the wagons burned. This painting by Edward Zinn is identified as depicting a...
    • Camp Hualpai Centennial

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    • Hualapai Indians--History: Historic Sites--United States; Camp Beale's Springs (Ariz.)--History
    • Presentation to Prescott Corral of Westerner's by Robert Yount, Gail Gardner, Charles McGee, Mrs. Bozarth and Harlold Richardson, "Camp Hualpai Centennial," May 9, 1969: Length: 1:24:13
    • Constitution and By-laws of the Yerington Paiute Tribe, Nevada

    • Yerington Paiute Tribe of the Yerington Colony & Campbell Ranch, Nevada
    • Constitutions -- Yerington Paiute Tribe of the Yerington Colony and Campbell Ranch, Nevada. By-laws -- Yerington Paiute Tribe of the Yerington Colony and Campbell Ranch, Nevada. Paiute Indians -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Nevada.
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    • Prehistoric skeletal remains from the Texas coast

    • Woodbury, George, 1902-1973
    • Indians of North America; Ethnoarchaeology; Anthropology, Prehistoric; Human remains (Archaeology)
    • (16,080kb pdf) An analysis of skeletal remains found in Texas in the coastal region, examining specifically the skulls, arms, and legs. Clues pertaining to culture are extrapolated from composition and structure of the bones.
    • 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...
    • Barry DeRose, County Attorney (Gila County)

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General Opinions--Arizona
    • Op. No. 51-320. 3 pages (PDF version) file size: 548.93 KB. Letter to Barry DeRose, County Attorney (Gila County), Globe, stating that the question of the percentage of Indian blood in a person is irrelevant in the buying of liquor from a dealer...
    • Thomas L. Kluball, Director, Arizona Game and Fish Commission

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 49-066. 5 pages (PDF version) file size: 305.08 KB. Letter to Thomas L. Kimball, Director, Arizona Game and Fish Commission, answering various questions with regards to the impact of state fish and game laws on Indians and their...
    • M.V. Gibbons, County Attorney, Apache County

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 49-279. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 126.33 KB. Letter to M.V. Gibbons, County Attorney, Apache County, stating that so long as they met the requirements of 1939 Ariz. Code Anno. §§54-414 and 55-201, Indians were eligible to vote in a...
    • F. Preston Sult, County Attorney, Pinal County

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 49-282. 7 pages (PDF version) file size: 414.93 KB. Letter to F. Preston Sult, County Attorney, Pinal County, stating that in answering the inquiries by county officials over prison overcrowding as a result of jailing Indians, the state...
    • Letter 6, William P. Jones to his father.  Hassampa Walkers Diggins.

    • William P. Jones
    • Jones, William P.; Mining;
    • Letter from William P. Jones to his father, Porter Jones, describing his enjoyment living in a beautiful setting and mining with a good group of men. He also explains that while others had experienced theft of horses by local Native Americans, he...
    • Portrait of Jacob Hamblin

    • Whitney, Roger
    • Chris-Town Shopping Center; Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce; Arizona Heritage Collection Portraits; Christown; Phoenix, Arizona; Roger Whitney
    • From the Chris-Town Brochure: JACOB HAMBLIN (1819-1886) The strides of Mormon missionary Jacob Hamblin are many and deep across the panorama of northern Arizona history. For over 30 years during the mid-1800s he converted souls, charted unknown...
    • Portrait of Father Francisco Garces

    • Whitney, Roger
    • Chris-Town Shopping Center; Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce; Arizona Heritage Collection Portraits; Christown; Phoenix, Arizona; Roger Whitney
    • From the Chris-Town Brochure: FRANCISCO GARCES (1738-1781) In the mid-1700s, when Arizona was part of New Spain, this Franciscan priest ran the mission at San Xavier del Bac near Tucson. Through his missionary efforts he became the first European...
    • Portrait of George Crook

    • Whitney, Roger
    • Chris-Town Shopping Center; Chris-Town Chamber of Commerce; Arizona Heritage Collection Portraits; Christown; Phoenix, Arizona; Roger Whitney
    • From the Chris-town Brochure: George Crook (1828-1890) One of the most famous Indian fighters the U.S. Army ever produced, General George Crook was military commander of the Department of Arizona from 1871-75 and 1882-86. Through dogged...
    • The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico

    • White, Leslie A.
    • Zia Indians. Indians of North America -- New Mexico. Zia Pueblo (N.M.)
    • Includes 12 plates. Due to limitations of program, full text is not available.
    • September 4

    • Western Ways Features Service
    • Navajo Indians--Photographs--20th century
    • On this date in 1924, the first Arizona Indian cast his ballot under the provisions of a congressional act granting citizenship to Native Americans. This undated photograph shows Navajo voters.
    • July 9

    • Western Ways Features Service
    • Tohono O'Odham Indians--Food; Fruit--Sonoran Desert
    • On this date in 1958, the Tohono O'odham people were engaged in their traditional harvest of saguaro fruit which they call bahidaj. Harvesters knocked or pulled the fruits off the tops of the saguaros using a tall pole made of saguaro ribs called...
    • Amos, Cooley and West Family History, Part 1

    • West, Glenn and West, Lonnie
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; Cooley, Corydon E. (Corydon Eliphalet), 1836-1917; White Mountain Apache of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation; Apache Indians--Wars; Apache Indians--Women;...
    • Part 1: Glenn and Lonnie West tell the history of their mother's grandparents, Corydon E. and Mollie Cooley. Corydon E. Cooley came west from Virginia when he was 20 years old, before the Civil War. He first moved to Santa Fe, but then followed...
    • Amos, Cooley and West Family History, Part 2

    • West, Glenn and West, Lonnie
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; White Mountain Apache of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation; Apache Indians--Women; Snowflake (Ariz.); Lakeside (Ariz.); Sheep ranchers--Arizona--Biography;...
    • Part 2: Glenn and Lonnie West tell the history of the Amos family, their great grandparents and grandparents on their mother's paternal side, and of the West family, their father's ancestors. In 1874, Milton and Allie Amos migrated from Missouri...
    • Amos, Cooley and West Family History, Part 3

    • West, Glenn and West, Lonnie
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; White Mountain Apache of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation; Apache Indians--Women; Lakeside (Ariz.); Sheep ranchers--Arizona--Biography; Amos family; West...
    • Part 3: When Earl and Elsie West married, because she had Indian tribal rights passed down from her grandmother Mollie Cooley, they started running cattle on the White Mountain Apache Reservation. They were given three allotments in Dry Valley...
    • An introduction to the ceramics of Tres Zapotes, Veracruz, Mexico

    • Weiant, C. W. (Clarence Wolsey)
    • Tres Zapotes Site (Mexico) Indian pottery -- Mexico -- Tres Zapotes Site. Indians of Mexico -- Antiquities. Pottery -- Mexico -- Tres Zapotes Site. Weiant, C. W. (Clarence Wolsey), 1897-1986.
    • Includes 54 plates. Due to limitations of program, full text not available.
    • An introduction to Kansas archeology

    • Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph)
    • Indians of North America -- Kansas. Kansas -- Antiquities. Archaeology -- Kansas. Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996.
    • Includes 97 plates. Due to the limitations of the imaging program, only partial text is available.
    • An introduction to Pawnee archeology

    • Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph)
    • Pawnee Indians. Nebraska -- Antiquities. Kansas -- Antiquities. Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996.
    • Includes 12 plates and 10 maps. Due to limitations of program, full text not available.
    • American Agriculture

    • Webster, James C.
    • United States. Department of Agriculture.
    • This collection shows 20 different images of rural America and its agriculture in the 1970s and 1980s, through both photos and artists' renderings. This portfolio includes a small thumbnail of each image along with text offering background on the...
    • Oral History with  Dorothy Webb, February 15, 2011

    • Webb, Dorothy
    • Ranching--Arizona; World War, 1939-1945; Teachers--Arizona; Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; San Carlos (Ariz.)--History; Arizona Cattle Growers' Association; Art patrons--Arizona
    • Dorothy (Moore) Webb and her husband, Milton D. "Bud" Webb, were heavily involved in the ranching industry in Arizona. Mrs. Webb was born in 1921 and moved to Arizona when she was 4 years old. Her father worked for the railroad and moved the family...
    • Marines in the Frigate Navy

    • Waterhouse, Charles H.
    • United States. Marine Corps -- History. United States. Marine Corps--Art collections.
    • The companion booklet to the "Marines in the Frigate Navy" collection of prints. Each print is assigned a page which goes into extensive detail about what is being depicted in Waterhouse's work, as well as relevant backstory and sources used to...

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