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    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 NEW WAYS TO FIGHT LIGHTNING by Anne E. Snyder. Scientists work to defuse lightning damage.
      14 VINTAGE GLASS Text by James E. Cook. Photographs by...
    • Foil Family History, Part 1

    • Foil, David A. Jr.
    • Oral Histories; Apache County; Navajo County; Biography; McNary, James Graham, b. 1877; McNary, (Ariz.)--History; Timber--Ariz.; Apache Sitgreaves National Forest (Ariz.)
    • Part 1: David A. Foil, Jr. was born in Bogalusa, a sawmill town in Louisiana in 1922. His father didn't work for the timber industry though, but rather for the trains, then a furniture factory. In the midst of the Great Depression when and all...
    • Arizona Highways, July 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 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 life as a vet on the Navajo and Hopi...
    • Foil Family History, Part 2

    • Foil, David A. Jr.
    • Oral histories; Apache County; Navajo County; Biography; McNary, James Graham, b. 1877; McNary, (Ariz.)--History; Timber--Ariz.;
    • Part 2: David A. Foil, Jr. was inducted into the U.S. Army in Fresno, California because California was where he'd enlisted. He was promptly sent to the salt flats outside Salt Lake City, Utah for basic training. From there he was sent to Lowery...
    • Arizona educational directory

    • Arizona. State Superintendent of Public Instruction.
    • Education -- Arizona -- Directories;
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • McNary's Business District:  General Store, Offices and Theater

    • Curro, Sally
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • B & W Photograph of McNary, AZ Business District ca. 1950s McNary was a transplanted and segregated "company town" about 4 mles south of Pinetop, AZ on Highway 260, 1923-1980. Before it was McNary, it was called Cooley, Arizona as it had been...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 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 an Arizona winemaker who also “dabbles” in...
    • Foil Family History, Part 3

    • Foil, David A. Jr.
    • Oral histories; Navajo County; Biography; Show Low (Ariz.); Tourism--Arizona
    • Part 3: David A. Foil continues to disclose the behind-the-scene history of Show Low's incorporation. The 5-man committee appointed by the Navajo County Board of Supervisors took their offices as the new City Council with a Commissioner form of...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2012

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a place we like to call “Dog Heaven” down in...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1931

      Contents:
      3. Department Closes Brilliant Year.
      4. Yuma Highway Completion Opens Fast Traffic Route, by George B. Shaffer, District Engineer.
      6. Northern Improvements Remove Many Bad Spots, by F.N....
    • Arizona Highways, February 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1931

      Contents:
      3. All Highway Contracts Compel Arizona Labor, by W.R. Hutchins, Office Engineer.
      4. Location of New Globe-Springerville Highway, by Percy Jones Jr., Chief Locating Engineer.
      6. Oil...
    • Magill Family History

    • Magill, Mittie
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary (Ariz.) -- History; McNary, James Graham; Logging -- Arizona; Maverick (Ariz.);
    • Mittie's ancestors came to Arizona to ranch on the Blue River in the late 1800s. Her parents met when her father was a bronco rider and her mother was living on her grandparents' ranch. After they married they traveled around Arizona and western...
    • Castillo Velasquez Family History Part 2

    • Castillo Velasquez, Carmen
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 20th Century; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary (Ariz.)--History; Mexicans--Arizona; Mexicans--Attitudes; Mexicans--Employment--Arizona;
    • Part 2: Carmen Castillo married Rudy Velasquez at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in McNary. Rudy is older than Carmen, so had already been to the Korean War when they met on a blind date. Rudy's family had been living at Fort Wingate, New Mexico...
    • Interview with Jo Hardt-Foti, Part 1

    • Jo Hart-Foti
    • Globe, AZ; Civil Conservation Corps; McNary, AZ; Vallery Family;
    • Athia was 10 years old when her parents, Joe and Annie Carter Vallery and family came by train to McNary, AZ. Joe Vallery was a mechanic working for James G. McNary. At that time, many skilled sawmill workers, mostly African-Americans, were...
    • McNary & Pinetop-Lakeside History, Part 3

    • Butler, Diana Wilson
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography;
    • Diana Wilson Butler describes her mother Martha McNary Wilson Chilcothe as a feisty teenager when the family came to the Sitgreaves National Forest and White Mountain Apache Reservation in order to develop the timber industry of the area. Martha...
    • Jordan Family History, Part 1

    • Jordan, Jack; Jordan, Wanda; Jordan, Terry
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); McNary (Ariz.); Biography; Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest (Ariz.); Railroads--Arizona--History;
    • Part 1: Jack and Wanda Jordan come from a long line of railroad engineers. Here they and their daughter Terry give a brief history of the sawmill town of McNary, Arizona and of the Apache Railroad. In 1923, Jack's grandfather, Henry Jordan, was...
    • Reidhead Family History, Part 2

    • Reidhead, Val
    • Oral histories; Apache County; Navajo County; Show Low (Ariz.); Biography; Mormon Pioneers--Arizona; Timber--Arizona; Sawmills--Arizona; Reidhead family
    • Part 2: Val describes the days when the Reidhead Lumber Company operated between McNeil Road and Whipple Road, before Central Ave. existed. The Chamber of Commerce building was their office, and Charlie Reidhead had a home nearby. Show Low as a...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1931

      Contents:
      3. Preservation of Highways Depends on Maintenance, by Harry Duberstein, Assistant Maintenance Engineer.
      5. Methods of Curing Concrete Studied in Tennessee.
      6. Flagstaff-Fredonia Highway...
    • 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,  January 2005

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

      Contents:
      02 Letters & E-mail
      3 Taking the Off-Ramp: Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 The Rincon Mountains' Happiest Valley: Wedged snugly between two mountain ranges...
    • Arizona Highways, July 2007

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 2007

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER An Apache reservation lesson.
      04 VIEWFINDER A fresh eye refreshes the heart.
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures....
    • 5 year bid date report

    • Arizona. Dept. of Transportation, Intermodal Transportation Division.
    • Transportation--Arizona;
    • This item contains one or more publications.
    • McNary & Pinetop-Lakeside History, Part 1

    • Butler, Diana Wilson
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary, James Graham, b. 1877; McNary, (Ariz.) -- History; Timber -- Ariz.; Segregation; Railroads -- Arizona -- History; Apache and Sitgreaves National...
    • Diana Wilson Butler is the grand daughter of James G. McNary, the banker who invested in the timber industry of Northeastern Arizona in the early to mid-1900s. She describes the landscape and culture of the sawmill town of McNary, Arizona, and the...
    • Nikolaus Family History, Part 1

    • Nikolaus, Leland
    • Oral histories; Navajo County; Biography; Show Low (Ariz.); Mormon Pioneers--Arizona; Small business--Arizona
    • Part 1: At the time of this interview, Leland Nikolaus was 90 years old, and had the distinction of being the oldest living resident having been born in Show Low, Arizona. Leland's grandfather, Franz Ludwig Nikolaus, born in 1858, emigrated from...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2009

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an old-time prospector who’s still hoping to...
    • Arizona Highways, January 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Arizona’s iconic suffragette; one of the best...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including an ultra-modern place in Pinetop-Lakeside that...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1931

      Contents:
      3. What Is the Seven Per Cent System? by H.C. Hatcher, Statistical Engineer.
      4. Training of Patrol Insures Efficient Operation, by F.G. Yoder, Inspector, California Patrol.
      5. Supply...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1931

      Contents:
      3. Highway Patrol Gets Down to Business, by James M. Hall, Patrol Superintendent.
      4. Traffic Is Biggest Police Problem, by Professor August Vollmer.
      5. Arizona Sets Example in Copper...
    • Arizona Highways, October  1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1931

      Contents:
      3. First Link in Grand Canyon Highway Nears Completion, by Stanley A. Day.
      4. Phoenix Warehouse Is Center for All Supplies, by W.M. Murray, Warehouse Superintendent.
      5. Phoenix Shop...
    • 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, 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, November 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1931

      Contents:
      3. Betterments Keep Old Roads Up to Date.
      5. Traffic Changes Quality of Highways.
      6. Cochise County Opens Its New Building.
      7. Road Oils Are Passed by Laboratory Tests, by J.W....
    • Arizona Highways, December 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1931

      Contents:
      3. What Relocation of Highways Means, by Percy Jones Jr., Chief Locating Engineer.
      5. Division Locates Materials for Projects, by H.H. Brown, Assistant Engineer of Materials.
      6. Many...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1984

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

      Contents:
      01 CONTENTS
      03 IN CORONADO’S FOOTSTEPS Text by Stewart L. Udall. Photography by Jerry Jacka.
      24 THE SEARCH FOR CHICHILTICALE by Emil W. Haury.
      29 ACROSS EL DESPOBLADO TO THE CAMP OF...
    • 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, July 2006

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 2006

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER
      04 VIEWFINDER Great photographers dispense pithy pearls.
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      08 THE HIGH LIFE by Brendan Leonard. Hardy hikers...
    • Jacobs Family History

    • Jacobs, Sue Penrod and Jacobs, Jake
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary (Ariz.) -- History; Pinetop (Ariz.); Railroads -- Arizona -- History; Lodging-houses--United States--History--19th century
    • Jake Jacobs came to Arizona August 1953 to help his in-laws move to Chandler with full intentions of returning to Indiana. While working in a service station to get enough cash to return, he met the Superintendent of McNary Schools, who was...
    • Jordan Family History, Part 2

    • Jordan, Jack and Jordan, Wanda
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); McNary (Ariz.); Biography; Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest (Ariz.); Railroads--Arizona--History;
    • Part 2: Jack and Wanda returned from the Air Force to McNary to discover the steam engine had given way to the diesel locomotive in their absence. Young Jack was offered the fireman position on the railroad that his father had once run, and...
    • Castillo Velasquez Family History Part 1

    • Castillo Velasquez, Carmen
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 20th Century; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary (Ariz.)--History; Mexicans--Arizona; Mexicans--Attitudes; Mexicans--Employment--Arizona;
    • Part 1: Carmen's parents, Ernest and Antonio Castillo, came to McNary from Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1949 to work as a welder on the trains for the Southwest Forest Industries. Carmen was just entering school. She describes the layout of the...
    • McNary Barbershop's Chair

    • Koken Company
    • Businesses
    • 37"x 26 1/2"x 70" metal chair upholstered with brown leather on a heavy metal circular base, circa 1920s For five decades, McNary, located 19 miles South of Show Low, was a thriving sawmill town where people from all over the White Mountains came...
    • Photograph of Apache Railway between Holbrook and Maverick, AZ

    • Scott, John
    • Communication Artifact: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Color Photograph of the Train to Maverick. In 1916, Tom Pollock, owner of the Flagstaff Lumber Company, organized the Apache Railway Company with the assistance of the Santa Fe Railroad to build 72 miles of track from Holbrook to the new sawmill...
    • Butler Family History, 2006 Apr 27

    • Butler, Hal
    • Frontier and Pioneer Life -- Arizona -- History; Timber Industry -- Arizona -- History
    • Early timber industry career in White Mountains Arizona. MP3 Clip is 6:43 min of 1:30 hr interview

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