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    • Arizona Highways, January 2001

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways showcases the people, places and things that make Arizona unique, from the spectacular landscapes and colorful history to the fascinating culture and endless adventure.
    • Arizona State Association of Postmasters Membership Card

    • Arizona State Association of Postmasters
    • Post Office Archives; Women--Arizona--History-- 1920-1940; Postmasters--United States--History.
    • Certificate stating that Rosa R. Rhodes is a Postmaster at Redington, AZ and a member in good standing of the Arizona State Association of Postmasters, dated 1930. Signed Raymond H. Still, acting secretary.
    • National League of Postmasters Membership Card

    • National League of District Postmasters
    • Post Office Archives; Women--Arizona--History-- 1920-1940; Postmasters--United States--History.
    • Certificate of membership in the National League of Distruct Postmasters and receipt of dues paid by Rosa R. Rhodes, Redington, AZ in March, 1934.
    • Berta Williams Interview Transcsript Part Two.

    • Berta Williams and Charlotte Cushman.
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima
    • Transcsript of interview with Berta Williams, daughter of Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes on September 4, 2009. Berta recounts stories about her mother, the Post Office, and growing up in Redington, Arizona.
    • Arizona Highways, April 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways showcases the people, places and things that make Arizona unique, from the spectacular landscapes and colorful history to the fascinating culture and endless adventure.
    • Arizona Highways, March 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways showcases the people, places and things that make Arizona unique, from the spectacular landscapes and colorful history to the fascinating culture and endless adventure.
    • Oracle Postmasters

    • Post Office Department
    • Post Office Archives
    • These four cards document the Postmasters of Oracle through the years.
    • Certificate of Outgoing Postmaster

    • Unknown
    • Post Office Archives; Women--Arizona--History-- 1920-1940; Postmasters--United States--History.
    • Certificate of outgoing and incoming Redington Postmasters in 1936. Rosa R. Rhodes is outgoing and K.J. Smallhouse is incoming. Includes a post office inventory.
    • Study of Arizona adults leaving the food stamp program: final report

    • Mills, Gregory
    • Ex-welfare recipients; Public welfare--Arizona; Food stamps--United States--Tables; Food stamps--Arizona--Tables; Nutrition policy--Arizona; Quality of life--Arizona
    • 138 pages (PDF version). File size: 320.548 KB. E-FAN-01-001; ASI 2001 1508-71."This study examines the situation of Arizona adults who left the Food Stamp Program during calendar year 1997 in the Phoenix metropolitan area. The objectives were:...
    • Burro and wildcat

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pinal County
    • Future Postmaster John W. Lawson (standing) and Larry Grant (sitting on porch) in front of Acadia cabin. Note the dead wildcat on the burro. This photograph was taken a few years before Lawson became postmaster in 1911.
    • Employees at Oracle General Merchandise store

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; General stores--Arizona
    • Employees inside the Oracle Post Office and General Merchandise store. Postmaster Leslie C. Terry on far right, behind scale. Terry was postmaster from 1914-1926. His daughter, Nancy, later became postmaster in 1959.
    • John W. Lawson, 7-1908

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona
    • Postmaster John W. Lawson in a rocking chair on the front porch of a tent house. Both residents and visitors to Oracle lived in tent houses. Lawson's was one of the few that had a front porch.
    • Snake-hunting postmaster

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pinal County
    • Postmaster John W. Lawson (left) snake hunting. Note guns and long sticks.
    • Barber postmaster

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona
    • John W. Lawson cutting Larry Grant's hair next to tent house. Mt. View Hotel in background. Early Oracle did not have a regular barber and thus friends often cut each other's hair.
    • Coyote-hunting postmaster

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pinal County
    • John W. Lawson. Note the dead coyote behind the saddle.
    • Terrys on front steps

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona
    • Leslie C. Terry (postmaster) and Robert L. Terry sitting on the front steps of the Oracle Post Office and General Merchandise store.
    • Dad's Tent (John W. Lawson)

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona
    • Postmaster John W. Lawson in front of his tent house. He was the postmaster in Oracle from 1911-1915, and again from 1926-1943. He bought out Thomas McCauley's share of the Oracle General Store and owned it in partnership with Leslie Terry.
    • "Arizona's Postal History" Exhibit

    • Unknown
    • Arizona State Capitol (Phoenix, Ariz.); Historical museums; Civic and government museums
    • Words connect people. As long as there have been people living in this place we call Arizona, they have been connecting through words. Not only do words connect people over distances in space, but words also connect people over distances in...
    • Saint Johns, Apache County

    • Unknown
    • Arizona -- History -- To 1912; Postal service -- Arizona – History; Postmarks – Arizona; Cancellations (Philately) – Arizona; Covers (Philately) – Arizona; Postal stationery
    • Cancelled postal stationery entire with added adhesive mailed from Saint Johns, Arizona, Oct 17, 1888. The cancel date is not totally clear. Wilford Woodruff, president of the Church of Latter-Day Saints, located a Mormon settlement on March 29,...
    • Springerville, Apache County

    • Unknown
    • Arizona -- History -- To 1912; Postal service -- Arizona – History; Postmarks – Arizona; Cancellations (Philately) – Arizona; Covers (Philately) – Arizona; Postal stationery; Post office buildings -- Arizona
    • Cancelled postal card mailed from Springerville, Ariz., August 28, 1909. Merchant Harry Springer set up a store here in 1875. He sold to and trusted outlaws with seed and feed on credit and soon went broke. The Becker Brothers, pioneer merchants...
    • Otto Schley, Vail Postmaster

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--1900-1909;
    • This photograph is thought to be a wedding portrait of Otto Schley. It was possibly taken by Albert Buehman. Mr. Schley was the second postmaster of Vail, and served from 1905-1907.
    • Sarah Eveleen Field Rae Schley

    • Unknown
    • Women--Arizona--History-- 1900-1909; Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona;
    • Possibly the wedding portrait of Sarah 'Evie' Field Rae Schley. Wife of Otto Schley, Evie was the postmistress of Vail from 1928-1929. This photograph may have been taken by Albert Buehman.
    • Mary Jane Warner at work in the Vail Post Office

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona;
    • Mary Jane Warner, postmistress from 1934-1973, was one of the longest-serving in that role in the state. She lived in the back of the post office for many years.
    • Mary Jane Warner

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona;
    • Postmistress Mary Jane Warner makes change for a customer in 1962 from the same cash register that was used since 1908 when it was purchased by Postmaster Otto Schley.
    • Vail Train Depot

    • Unknown
    • Railway mail service -- Arizona.
    • Vail’s post office was a part of the national mail by rail system. The proximity to the train tracks made mail by rail the most efficient way to stay connected with the rest of the country. There were two "F" Cranes, one located adjacent to each...
    • Mary Jane in front of Post Office

    • Davis, Jacqueline
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Women postal service employees--Arizona.
    • Mary Jane Warner, postmistress, stands in front of the Vail post office and store near the flagpole on the northeast side of the building. The photo was taken by her younger sister, Jacqueline Davis.
    • Mary Jane Warner in front of the water car

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--Arizona; Women postal service employees--Arizona.
    • Mary Jane Warner shares one of her big smiles with the camera while standing next to the Southern Pacific Railroad water car.
    • Jerome Postmasters

    • Post Office Department
    • Post Office Archives
    • These two cards document Jerome's Postmasters from 1897 to 1977.
    • Cash Book of the International Money Order Office

    • Unknown
    • Post Office Archives
    • The Postal Service changed record-keeping policies and required postmasters to use a separate book for international money orders. This book was used between 1917 and 1920.
    • Jerome Money Order Book, 1904

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    • Post Office Archives
    • Postmasters had many books to keep track of the different accounts and transactions that occurred at the post office. This Money Order book, used from 1904 until 1906, was used to record all money orders purchased from the Jerome post office. It...
    • Wrap Your Parcels, 1917

    • Koons, J. C.
    • Post Office Archives
    • A 1917 letter from the First Assistant Postmaster General, J. C. Koons, reminding postmasters to only accept packages that "are securely wrapped and bear the name and address of the sender" that "contain matter of such nature as can be ...
    • Rosa and William Rhodes 1931

    • Unknown
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima County;
    • Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes and her husband, William Rhodes, stand in front of their house, which also served as the Redington Post Office.The photograph was taken right after they were given a special window with bars, which offered security and...
    • Charles H. Bayless

    • Unknown
    • Post Office Archives; Arizona--History-- 1910-1940; Postmasters--United States--History.
    • Portrait of Charles Bayless, Redington postmaster from May 1, 1909- September 29, 1919. He owned the Carlink Ranch where the Rhodes family lived.
    • Redington Post Office Change of Name Form

    • Unknown
    • Post Office Archives; Women--Arizona--History-- 1920-1940; Postmasters--United States--History.
    • Official post office change of name form. Effective June 4, 1930 Rosa R. Moreno, is changed to Rosa R. Rhodes.
    • Berta Williams Interview Transcript Part One.

    • Berta Williams and Charlotte Cushman.
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima County;
    • Transcript of interview with Berta Williams, daughter of Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes on September 4, 2009. Berta recounts stories about her mother, the Post Office, and growing up in Redington, Arizona.
    • Berta Williams Oral History Part Two

    • Berta Williams and Charlotte Cushman.
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima County;
    • Interview with Berta Williams, daughter of Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes on September 4, 2009. Berta recounts stories about her mother, the Post Office, and growing up in Redington, Arizona.
    • Berta Williams Oral History Part Three

    • Berta Williams and Charlotte Cushman.
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima County;
    • Interview with Berta Williams, daughter of Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes on September 4, 2009. Berta recounts stories about her mother, the Post Office, and growing up in Redington, Arizona.
    • Berta Williams Oral History Part One

    • Berta Williams and Charlotte Cushman.
    • Postmasters--1920-1930; Women postal service employees--Arizona; Post office buildings--Arizona; Ranch life--Arizona--Pima County
    • Interview with Berta Williams, daughter of Rosa Ronquillo Rhodes on September 4, 2009. Berta recounts stories about her mother, the Post Office, and growing up in Redington, Arizona.

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