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    • Woolford Family History, 2006 Jul 24

    • Woolford, Joe
    • Mormon Pioneers -- Arizona -- Biography, Woolford family; Ranching -- Arizona -- History
    • Experiences as a youth growing up in Show Low, AZ. MP3 Clip is 3:7 min of 1:15 hr interview
    • James E. Griswold, Superintendent, Arizona Pioneer's Home

    • Wine, David S.
    • Attorney General's Letters--Arizona
    • Opinion Letter 53-037-L. 1 page (PDF version). Letter to James E. Griswold, Superintendent, Arizona Pioneer's Home, regarding the use of the Disabled Miners or Pioneers' Home Endowment Fund for the construction of a garage and approach at the...
    • Ana Frohmiller, State Auditor

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 50-086. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 109.00 KB. Letter to State Auditor Ana Frohmiller stating that in the event Section 3b of the Act codified under Chapter 49 Laws 1947, which makes an appropriation to the Arizona Pioneers' Historical...
    • Mr. James E. Griswold, Superintendent, Arizona Pioneers' Home, Prescott

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 51-012. 3 pages (PDF version) file size: 179.16 KB. Letter to Superintendent James E. Griswold of the Arizona Pioneers' Home stating that the paying of nurses salaries out of the Pioneers' Home Hospital for Disabled Miners--Endowment Fund...
    • Mr. James E. Griswold, Superintendent, Arizona Pioneers' Home, Prescott

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 51-013. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 112.43 KB. Letter to Superintendent James E. Griswold of the Arizona Pioneers' Home stating that a de facto officer may recover salary when there is no dispute with the de jure officer regarding the...
    • Mrs. Jewel W. Jordan, State Auditor

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 51-144. 4 pages (PDF version) file size: 266.99 KB. Letter to State Auditor Jewel W. Jordan stating that the Arizona Pioneers' Home and the Hospital for Disabled Miners are not the same institution, as made clear by the Enabling Act. Even...
    • James E. Griswold, Superintendent, Arizona Pioneers' Home, Prescott

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 52-188. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 131.30 KB. Letter to Superintendent James E. Griswold of the Arizona Pioneers' Home stating that the Superintendent's salary may be raised at any time and starting July 1, 1952, he will be entitled...
    • Arizona Game and Fish Commission

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 49-199. 1 page (PDF version) file size: 99.18 KB. Letter to Arizona Game and Fish Commission, stating that the commission did not have authority to issue complementary hunting or fishing licenses to any person, including members of the...
    • Robert H. Forbes

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 49-225. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 132.34 KB. Letter to Robert H. Forbes, stating that if a lot was leased to the Arizona Pioneers' historical Society by the University Board of Regents, funds appropriated to the Society by the...
    • Executive order No. 74-4

    • Williams, Jack (John Richard)
    • Executive orders--Arizona; Arizona. Dept. of Health Services; Arizona. State Dept. of Health; Arizona. Pioneers' Home (Prescott, Ariz.); Arizona. State Hospital for Disabled Miners; Health services administration--Arizona;
    • [Transferring the authority and functions of the State Department of Health, the Arizona Pioneers' Home, the State Hospital for Disabled Miners and the Anatomy Board to the Department of Health Services pursuant to 31st Arizona Legislature 1st...
    • Oral History with Anna Williams, December 16, 2010

    • Williams, Anna
    • Polygamy--Arizona--Short Creek--1950-1960; Polygamy--Arizona; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Children Family relationships; Short Creek (Ariz.); Religious tolerance
    • Anna Johnson Williams was born and raised near the Arizona/Utah Border. At the age of three, Anna, her mother, and her siblings were taken away from their homes during the raid of Short Creek, Arizona. After eight years apart, Williams and her...
    • Wilbur Family History, Part 1

    • Wilbur, Tilden and Wilbur, Carol
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; St. Johns (Ariz.); Prescott (Ariz.)--History; Verde Valley (Ariz.); Mormon pioneers--Apache county--Biography;
    • Part 1: Tilden's grandfather, John Brown, was sent by Brigham Young to St. Johns in the 1880's to set up the school systems for St. Johns and the academy at Snowflake. Jo (Josie) Brown, Tilden's mother, went to business school in Salt Lake City,...
    • Job linkages review: promise and challenge

    • Welch, Nancy;
    • Unemployed--Services for--Arizona; Manpower policy--Arizona; Occupational training--Arizona;
    • 29 pages (PDF verison). File size: 192.724 KB. "Submitted to City of Phoenix Community and Economic Development and Friendly House, February 2000"--Cover. Published by Morrison Institute for Public Policy. School of Public Affairs, College of...
    • 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.
    • "Early Days in Gila Valley"

    • Webb, Mary Tuttle
    • Mormons -- Arizona; Graham County (Ariz.) -- History; Gila Valley (Ariz.); Safford (Ariz.)
    • "Early Days in Gila Valley" - A Hand-Written Account by Mary Tuttle Webb of the First Mormon Pioneers and Settlers in the Gila Valley and Safford, Arizona.
    • 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...
    • Arizona Business Directory 1881 (Part 2 of 4) - About Arizona

    • W. C. Disturnell
    • Arizona -- Directories; San Francisco (Calif.) -- Directories;
    • This section of the Business Directory contains topography, climate, resources, mining districts, mining superintendents, quartz mills, counties and county officers, Indian reservations, ancient ruins, how it (Arizona) derived its name, railroads,...
    • Hunt Personal Box 2 Folder 40

    • Various
    • Family and Personal
    • George W. P. Hunt personal correspondence: Colorado River Compact; Ministerial Conference of Phoenix; Charles D. Poston; Carl D. Hayden; Southern Colorado Pioneers Association; Lewis E. Johnson; Dwight B. Heard; Albert M. Jones; prison labor
    • George W. P. Hunt Personal Correspondence Box 1 Folder 14

    • Various
    • Politics
    • George W. P. Hunt personal correspondence: Colorado River Compact; Ministerial Conference of Phoenix; Charles D. Poston; Carl D. Hayden; Southern Colorado Pioneers Association; Lewis E. Johnson; Dwight B. Heard; Albert M. Jones; prison labor
    • Appropriation committee adoptions: as of February 10, 2006

    • Unknown.
    • Budget--Arizona; Arizona--Appropriations and expenditures--Periodicals;
    • 20 pages (PDF version). File size: 223.884 KB. From cover: new adoptions in the last week: Arizona Community Colleges, Department of Juvenile Corrections, Board of Medical Student Loans, Department of Public Safety. Could possibly be published...
    • Miami River

    • Unknown
    • Rivers
    • "Miami River, near Miamisburg, Ohio. Shows conditions along stream very like they were when pioneers first penetrated Ohio and Kentucky country."
    • May 24

    • Unknown
    • Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902--Journeys--Arizona; Pioneers--Arizona--Grand Canyon
    • On this date in 1869, John Wesley Powell and his party began their historic exploration of the Colorado River. This undated photograph captures one view of the majestic canyon.
    • June 24

    • Unknown
    • Poston, Charles D. (Charles Debrille), 1825-1902
    • Charles D. Poston, known as the "Father of Arizona"for his lobbying efforts in favor of the creation of the Arizona Territory, died in poverty in Phoenix on this date in 1902. Charles D. Poston was also the founder of the Society of Arizona...
    • April 26

    • Unknown
    • Poston, Charles D. (Charles Debrille), 1825-1902--Monuments
    • A monument honoring Charles Poston, the "Father of Arizona," was dedicated on Poston Butte near Florence on this date in 1925. This photograph shows, from left, C.M. Clark, President of the Arizona Pioneers Association, standing with Col. James H....
    • December 30

    • Unknown
    • Arizona Pioneer Historical Society
    • On this date in 1929, the annual meeting of the Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society was held in the society's new quarters in the University of Arizona stadium building. This undated photograph shows the APHS collection housed in spaces underneath...
    • Maude and Bass, Grand Canyon Pioneers.

    • Unknown
    • Bass, William Wallace, 1848-1933; Maude, Frederick Hamer
    • Colorized. Two mustachioed men, one seated in a brown suit and the other standing in a light grey suit. The backdrop appears to be the porch of a home.
    • Twenty Teen Club at Paulos Restaurant, circa 1942-1949

    • Unknown
    • Portrait Photography; Mexican Americans--History; Pioneers; Tucson (Ariz.); Women--Southwest
    • This portrait is of the Twenty Teen Club (now the Arco Iris Club) at Paulos Restaurant in Tucson, circa 1942-1949. Identified in the image are Angie Islas, Dora Martinez-Felix, Nellie Ramirez-Rivera, Mona Sibala, Lupe Serventi, Molly Romo, Licha...
    • Mariano Samaniego, 1844-1907

    • Unknown
    • Samaniego, Mariano G.
    • Studio portrait of Mariano Samaniego. He served four terms in the Territorial Legislature, was a member of the Board of Regents of the University of Arizona, and was President of the Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society. Mariano married Dolores...
    • Wiley Box, 1837-1913

    • Unknown
    • Box, Wiley.; African-American pioneers -- Arizona -- Tucson.
    • Studio portrait of Wiley Box. Having a multiracial background, Box may have been the first pioneer of African-American descent in Tucson.
    • William Cross Davis, 1842-1902

    • Unknown
    • Davis, William Cross
    • Studio portrait of William Cross Davis. A native of Pennsylvania, William Davis came to Tucson in 1869. He was instrumental in developing Tucson's school system and was a past president of the Arizona Pioneers' Historical Society.
    • Charley Williams, 1849-19??

    • Unknown
    • Williams, Charley; Banjo Dick; African-American pioneers -- Arizona -- Tucson.
    • Studio portrait of Charley Williams, also known as "Banjo Dick." He was born in Virginia and lived in California until 1872 when he came to Tucson as a domestic servant. In 1891 he went to Nogales and put up a shoe shining parlor, and played the...
    • Richard Holt, 1865-1946

    • Unknown
    • Holt, Richard; African-American pioneers -- Arizona -- Tucson.
    • Picture of Richard Holt standing outside in front of a group of chickens. Richard Holt was born in Charlotte, North Carolina and came to Tucson in 1884 as a U.S. Army soldier attached to the 10th Cavalry, Troop E. After being discharged from the...
    • Richard Holt, 1865-1940; Henry Ransom, 1850-1934 and Thomas Grant, 1842-1941

    • Unknown
    • Holt, Richard; Ransom, Henry; Grant, Thomas; African-American pioneers -- Arizona -- Tucson.
    • Picture of Richard Holt, Henry Ransom and Thomas Grant standing in a street. Richard Holt was a military man and a well known cook and caretaker in Arizona. Henry Ransom was born in Arkansas in 1850. He was a freight and ore hauler. Thomas Grant...
    • James Anderson, 1853-1922

    • Unknown
    • Anderson, James, 1853-1922; African-American pioneers -- Arizona -- Tucson.
    • Picture of James Anderson (at left) in the Heidel Hotel Barber Shop. He was employed by Heidel Hotel as a shoeshine in 1881.
    • Arizona Jewish Historical Society, 1988

    • Unknown
    • Arizona Jewish Historical Society;
    • Jerry Lewkowitz and Marshall Lehman, both sons of Arizona pioneers, established the Arizona Jewish Historical Society in 1981. The AJHS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving the history of Jews in Arizona. Pearl Newmark was the...
    • H. H. Nininger in the field, original collector of the Meteor Crater materials

    • Unknown
    • Nininger, Harvey Harlow; Meteoritics -- Research; Arizona State University -- Center for Meteorite Studies; National Science Foundation (U.S.) -- Grants and Awards
    • H. H. Nininger was a lay scientist and collector of meteorites who became an internationally recognized expert on the subject. In the late-1950’s he expressed interest in an association with ASU to support his research. While an early NSF proposal...
    • H. H. Nininger in the lab, original collector of the Meteor Crater materials

    • Unknown
    • Nininger, Harvey Harlow; Meteoritics -- Research; Arizona State University -- Center for Meteorite Studies; National Science Foundation (U.S.) -- Grants and Awards
    • H. H. Nininger was a lay scientist and collector of meteorites who became an internationally recognized expert on the subject. In the late-1950’s he expressed interest in an association with ASU to support his research. While an early NSF proposal...
    • H. H. Nininger, original collector of the Meteor Crater Materials

    • Unknown
    • Nininger, Harvey Harlow; Meteoritics -- Research; Arizona State University -- Center for Meteorite Studies; National Science Foundation (U.S.) -- Grants and Awards
    • H. H. Nininger was a lay scientist and collector of meteorites who became an internationally recognized expert on the subject. In the late-1950’s he expressed interest in an association with ASU to support his research. While an early NSF proposal...

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