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    • Indian Country: Essays

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • American literature -- West (U.S.) West (U.S.) -- Literary collections. West (U.S.) in literature.
    • A booklet containing two scholarly essays, “Inventing the American Indian,” by Bernard L. Fontana and “From Bad Guy to Good Guy: The southwestern Indian in Fiction,” by C. L. Sonnichsen, examining the changing American perception of the Native...
    • Out West: Essays

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • West (U.S.) – In literature; American literature – West (U.S.); Western stories; West (U.S.) – Literary Collections; Arizona – Description and travel
    • A booklet containing a scholarly essay entitled “Out West,” by Paul Carter, that examines the origins of the mythology of the west, viewed through the lens of the region’s distinctive biophysical environment, and rooted in the brief period in...
    • PDF of UA Poetry Center Celebrating 50 Years

    • The University of Arizona Poetry Center
    • American poetry--20th century.
    • Essays on the history of the University of Arizona Poetry Center edited by Poetry Center Executive Director Gail Browne and former Senior Librarian Rodney Phillips. This volume was published concurrently as a printed book. Note: the essay "People,...
    • Arizona Libraries Volume 1, Number 1 September-October 1987

    • State of Arizona Department of Library Archives and Public Records
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • Table of Contents
      An Open Letter from Robert H. Rohlf
      Librarians & Architects
      Architects & Librarians
      Flagstaff Public Library
      Glendale Public Library
      Dobson Ranch branch of Mesa PL
      Mustang Library branch of...
    • Arizona Libraries Number 3 Fall 1989

    • State of Arizona Department of Library Archives and Public Records
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • Table of Contents
      Up Front: Inside this Issue
      The Mountain By Platt Cline
      Who? When? Where? By Lawrence Clark Powell
      Concerning an End to His Life By Alberto Rios
      Books that Made the Difference By Gordon and Patricia...
    • Global Cooperation

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • ATLAS-1. Satellites. Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, Including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies (1967).
    • While the Space Race was certainly a competition, things became more cooperative as time passed. The scientific dividends of that time allowed educational programs to be beamed around the world via satellite and solar-powered machinery brought...
    • 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...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with LaVona Evans 2012-01-21

    • Evans, LaVona, 1912-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Mormon families—Anecdotes
    • LaVona Evans recounts her life in Southern Arizona. Evans was born in Thatcher, Arizona on February 14, 1912. Evans talks about her childhood in Thatcher and Mesa and her experiences raising a family in Binghampton, a Mormon settlement that has...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Rose Cabat 2011-09-03

    • Cabat, Rose, 1914-2015
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Pottery--20th century
    • Rose Cabat describes her career as a potter and an artist. Cabat, a native New Yorker, moved to Tucson in 1942. She describes working as a riveter at Davis-Monthan Air Force base during WW2 and describes Tucson in the ‘40s. Cabat gained fame for...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Lucile Porter 2011-07-05

    • Porter, Lucile, 1913-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Volunteer workers in social service--Arizona
    • Lucille Porter recounts her life in Tucson, Arizona beginning with her relocation in 1966. Her experiences in Tucson include being a schoolteacher at the Veterans Affairs (VA), as well as being a student at the Southern Arizona Association for the...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Oscar Montano 2011-10-10

    • Montano, Oscar, 1911-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Yuma (Ariz.)--History
    • Oscar Montano describes his family's immigration from Ireland to the mountains of Northern Mexico and eventually settling in Tucson, Arizona. Montano discuses his career with Levy's department store, starting as a delivery boy, salesman and...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Mary Clem 2011-07-30

    • Stensrud-Clem, Mary, 1910-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Yuma (Ariz.)--History
    • Mary Clem recounts her early childhood in Yuma, Arizona beginning around 1917. Clem shares early memories of a WW1 soldier camp in Yuma, influenza outbreaks and the plank road from Arizona to California. Clem’s husband owned a mortuary in Bisbee...
    • Learning Packet: Shelter

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Cities and towns -- Arizona -- Tucson -- History; Tucson (Ariz.) -- History;
    • The "Shelter" learning packet is a series of articles and activities designed to explore how the structures we build reflect our culture and environment. By examining history and architecture we can see how our own community developed and create a...
    • Our Place in the Cosmos

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Cosmology. Big bang theory.
    • The front of this poster includes a number of distinctive images, including a supernova and the M81 galaxy. The back includes the basics of cosmology (the study of the universe) which includes a variety of scientific theories about how our universe...
    • Oasis of Life

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Cosmology.
    • Both the front and back of this poster discuss formation, from the creation of stars to the variety of life on Earth. It also mentions the SETI project, our attempt to find other intelligent beings in the universe.
    • Patterns Among Planets

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Cosmology.
    • While some of the information is out of date (so long Pluto!), the rest of the discussion of the planets in our solar system still holds true. The back of the poster covers not only the differences and similarities between the planets, but how a...
    • The Spirit of Exploration

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Cosmology.
    • Space exploration, both manned and unmanned, has a rich tradition. While manned exploration has not gone farther than the Moon, unmanned spacecraft, have gone well beyond Pluto. Learn more about our efforts to explore our solar system and beyond.
    • Our Sun, Our Nearest Star

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Cosmology.
    • Learn more about the Earth's closest star, the Sun! Learn about the different layers of the sun, how it formed, and the ways it affects the Earth.
    • Earth, An Integrated System

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Ecology. Ozone layer. Remote sensing.
    • Several maps showing distributions of vegetation, water and air currents, and even wildfires help show the Earth as an interconnected system. The back shows us how satellites how have helped us learn a great deal about our planet's systems. This...
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (17,796kb, 13,414kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • Glendale Community College General Catalog and Student Handbook, 2015-2016

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.)--History
    • Glendale Community College's general catalog and student handbook for the school year 2014-2015. It includes general information, admissions, registration, scholastic standards, graduation requirements, college environment, student rights and...
    • Encyclical III

    • Elsner, Paul A.
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.)
    • The third encyclical from Paul A. Elsner, Chancelor of the Maricopa County Community College District on Octover 22, 1993
    • NCA Self Study Report,  December 2001

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); Community colleges--Arizona--Maricopa County--Accreditation
    • Final draft of NCA self-study report, December, 2001. GCC Campus Climate Study. combined resoults of common questions from faculty and staff booklets, Fall, 2001. Conducted by: Survey Research Laboratory, Arizona State University.
    • Annual Report 1994-95

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College;
    • Glendale Community College annual report, 1994-1995
    • Encyclical II

    • Elsner, Paul A.
    • Glendale Community College;
    • The second encyclical on effective teaching and learning at Maricopa from Paul A. Elsner, the Chancellor of the Maricopa Community College District.
    • The Influence of Gravity

    • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
    • Gravity. Microgravity Research Program (U.S.).
    • Gravity's effects have long been known, but only relatively recently have we begun to understand them. Part of that understanding has derived from both international and U.S. microgravity labs, allowing us to study materials and processes largely...
    • Tree-ring analysis: problems of dating I. the Medicine Valley sites

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Indians of North America; Archaeological dating; Archaeological surveying; ; Tree-rings; Dendrochronology
    • (9,367kb pdf) Critical analysis of similarities and differences in various tree-ring data obtained from the Medicine Valley in an attempt to reach a consensus as to the date of the ruins in the region.
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Frank de la Cruz 2011-02-05

    • de la Cruz, Frank
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes Chicano movement
    • Frank de la Cruz recounts his participation in organizing marches and rallies, as well as talks with the Mayor of Tucson and the City Council of Tucson to establish a neighborhood center and park on the Westside of Tucson. This is the story of the...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Ruth Glass 2011-01-13

    • Glass, Ruth, 1920-
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century; Animal rights advocates
    • Ruth Glass briefly describes her family and her relocation to Tucson, Arizona in 1968 in hopes of alleviating her son’s asthma. Glass discusses her love of hiking around Tucson and rafting in Arizona. She also reflects on her political activism, in...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Salomon Baldenegro 2011-02-13

    • Baldenegro, Salomon
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century Chicano movement.
    • Salomon Baldenegro recounts his participation in organizing marches, rallies, as well as talks with the Mayor of Tucson and the City Council of Tucson to establish a neighborhood center and park on the Westside of Tucson. This is the story of the...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Molly McKasson 2011-01-12 - 2011-02-15

    • McKasson, Molly
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century; Equal rights amendments--United States.
    • Molly McKasson shares her recollections of Himmel Park and Himmel Park Library in Tucson, Arizona. McKasson also describes her activist days working on the Equal Rights Amendment. Submitted as part of Capturing Arizona Stories.
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Dolores Celaya 2011-12-17

    • Celaya, Dolores
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century Homesteading; Forage plants--Southwestern States
    • Dolores Celaya discusses her Grandfather Eufemianino Moyza who homesteaded Moyza Ranch in Arivaca, Arizona around 1875. She recalls her own life on the ranch, and the seasonal food cycle and food preservation. Celaya also describes gathering and...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Jim Nintzel 2011-02-15

    • Nintzel, Jim
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century; Journalism--United States--Anecdotes
    • Jim Nintzel speaks about his parents and stepfather and on the experience of being one of seven children. Nintzel recounts his childhood experiences including relocating to Tucson, Arizona from New Jersey. Nintzel also talks about his career from...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Charles Penson 2011-04-01

    • Penson, Charles
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century Titan Missile Museum
    • Charles Penson discusses his career as historian and archivist with the Titan Missile Museum in Sahuarita, Arizona. Interview runs 42 minutes. Submitted as part of Capturing Arizona Stories.
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Gertrude Lopez 2011-04-09

    • Lopez, Gertrude, 1959-
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century; Tohono O'odham Indians--Arizona--Music
    • Gertrude Lopez speaks about her life as a waila musician and community member of the Tohono O'odham Nation. She includes information about the role and history of waila music among the Tohono O'odham and the challenges waila musicians face in...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Toni Miller 2011-01-11

    • Miller, Toni
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    • Toni Miller describes her family’s relocation in 1935 to Tucson, Arizona from Estes Park, Colorado in search for year-round tourist business for their business, Miller’s Curio Company. Miller discusses the different businesses her family owned over...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with John O'Dowd 2011-07-01

    • O'Dowd, John
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    • John O'Dowd speaks about his grandparents and parents who immigrated from Sweden to Tucson, Arizona and describes his life growing up in Tucson. O'Dowd discusses his career in the military and as an attorney and his connection to the Sam Hughes...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Frank Soltys interview 2011-02-15

    • Soltys, Frank
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    • Frank Soltys recalls his family moving from Connecticut to Tucson, Arizona in 1959, so his father could take a job as the first Director of Sports Information at the University of Arizona. Soltys discusses his childhood in the Sam Hughes...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Opha Probasco 2011-08-24

    • Probasco, Opha, 1919-
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    • Opha Probasco describes moving to Tucson, Arizona in 1925 in search of a climate that would be favorable for his father's tuberculosis. Probasco discusses his childhood in Tucson including his expereinces as a competitive swimmer. Probasco also...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with William Bond 2011-01-14

    • Bond, William
    • Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Tucson (Ariz.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    • William Bond discusses his long career in education in Southern Arizona. Bond describes his volunteer experiences with senior citizens in Tucson and tells of his experiences with his pets Sombra, Apollo and Petie. Interview runs 40 minutes....
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 16, 2010

    • Arizona Office of the Secretary of State
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.; Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state's agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State's...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 17, 2011

    • Arizona Office of the Secretary of State
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state's agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State's...

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