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    • Out West: Articles

    • 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
    • Booklet contains the illustrated travel journal of William Henry Bishop, who recorded his observations for an eastern audience as he made his way across southern Arizona. 16 pages.
    • 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...
    • Performance audit, Board of Technical Registration

    • Arizona. Office of the Auditor General.
    • Arizona--Board of Technical Registration; Professions--Law and legislation--Arizona;
    • 68 pages (PDF version) File size: 2194.858 KB. A report to the Arizona State Legislature February 1985, Report No. 85-3.
    • Performance audit of the Department of Mineral Resources

    • Arizona. Office of the Auditor General.
    • Arizona--Department of Mineral Resources; Mines and mineral resources--Arizona; Mineral resources conservation--Arizona;
    • 85 pages (PDF version). File size: 3014.176 KB. A report to the Arizona State Legislature June 1984, Report No. 84-4.
    • Arizona Business Directory 1909-10 (Part 6 of 9) - Arizona Cities P-Y

    • Gazetteer Publishing Co.
    • Arizona -- Directories; El Paso (Tex.) -- Directories; Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Directories; San Francisco (Calif.) -- Directories; Denver (Colo.) -- Directories;
    • This section of the Business Directory coveres the cities Pinetop, Pinto, Placerita, Planet, Polacca, Poland, Pool, Portal, Prescott, Puntenney, Quartzite, Quartz King, Quijotoa, Ray, Redington, Red Rock, Rice, Richinbar, Roosevelt, Rosemont, Round...
    • 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,...
    • A Trio of Colorful Characters

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "A Trio of Colorful Characters," North Valley Magazine. "State Historian Marshall Trimble tells us the stories of three early Arizona men: Bill Esenwein, Marguerito Varella, and Jim Sam,"
    • The Man on the Seal

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "The Man on the Seal," North Valley Magazine
    • 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 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 2010

      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 Phoenix barber who looks a lot like Ernest...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

      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 Q&A with country-music legend Tanya...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2010

      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 meat-lovers’ holy grail in Tucson, the wily...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 2010

      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 incredible cabin on the North Rim, our...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 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 a profile of 90-year-old Lorraine Shankwitz,...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 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 the impressive makeover of a dumpy motel on...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 EVENTS: A SHOW OF GOLD: 50TH ANNIVERSARY The Tucson Gem and Mineral Society...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 GEOLOGY: AN AERIAL VIEW OF ARIZONA Seen from high above, the state’s mountain ranges,...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      06 SPECIAL INDIAN ARTS SECTION: NATIVE AMERICAN ORIGINALITY There’s a quiet, unique world in Arizona where artisans go about the tedious work...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      06 INDIANS/COVER: HIKING THROUGH CANYON DE CHELLY’S HISTORY A guided journey on foot through the spellbinding scenery of Canyon de Chelly...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 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 Flagstaff family that puts out some of the...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 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 Hank Delaney, the most unique mail carrier in...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 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 an underdog story on the South Rim of the...
    • 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, April 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 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 a guy who buys and sells cockroaches and...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 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 Prescott’s resident ghost and her ghost-cat...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, Searching the Bay Area for the Grave of Wyatt Earp, by Larry Tritten.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Ben Johnson: This all-around cowboy, champion roper, stuntman,...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, A Little Bit of Plain Tree Talk Brings Results, by James Tallon.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 A Journey on the Gila: Searching for Yesterday on a Haunted River,...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, My Best Friend and Traveling Companion—the Llama, by Antony Evans.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 From Parker to the Blue: One Man’s Grim 550-Mile Escape on Horseback,...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, The faithful seek miracles at Mission San Xavier, by Kathleen Walker.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 DeGrazia: Portrait of a Colorful, Unorthodox Artist, by Karen...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, The Life and Some Times of a Desert Dreamer, by Peter Aleshire.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Rio San Pedro: One of the Last Great Places, by Robert C. Dyer.
      p. 10...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Wit Stop, The Catastrophes of Holidays Past, by Gene Perret.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Caroling with the Pima Indians at Sacaton, by Tom Kuhn.
      p. 10 The Miner’s Daughter...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, July 1980

      Contents:

      02 Bonanza Gold! Arizona's gilded age wasn't so glittery after all.
      10 Arizona's Ghost Gold Myths and legends of lost mines and buried treasure refuse to fade away.
      16...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, April 1980

      Contents:

      04 Prescott A town with a golden past looks forward to a marvelous future.
      16 Gail Gardner—40 Years A Smoki A cowboy songwriter's tales of a die-hard group of Prescottonians bent on...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, August 1980

      Contents:

      02 Trek Along the Rio Verde A personal odyssey along the scenic Verde River.
      13 Colors—The Music of the Eyes A special color portfolio.
      28 Fiddle Fever Dueling and dancing at the...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, October 1980

      Contents:

      02 The American Nile A Saga of the Colorado River.
      12 Down the Lazy River Canoe adventure through Topock Gorge.
      18 Life on the American Nile Recreation fun on the Colorado.
      ...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, January 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way A coyote delighted in finding one more foolish than himself.
      04 TRADING POSTS, A VANISHING TRADITION Trading posts, once the main commercial outlets...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop Never grab a snake by the hips.
      04 HOPIS , THE ANCIENT PUEBLO PEOPLE The Hopi people live in distinctive, compact towns , pueblos in Spanish. Some of their...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, December 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop What a terrible thing to do to a Fruitcake.
      04 MISSIONS Father Kino's Holy Chain "There were more than 20 missions in all, part of a chain built of mud...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, August 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop Antidepressants for a Grand Canyon mule?
      04 HISTORY The Mormon Battalion At the request of President Polk, Brigham Young assembled a regiment to occupy...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, July 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way You don't want to second-guess Bedrock Rapid.
      04 RECREATION Canyoneering West Clear Creek The trek is rigorous: hiking, brush-busting, swimming - but...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way Who really created the Navajo taco? You'll be surprised.
      04 INDIANS The Fortress at Gila Bend Near this southern Arizona town is a vast ruin that...
    • History of the Arizona State Seal

    • Department of State, Secretary of State’s Office
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Document published by the Arizona Secretary of State describing the storied past of the State Seal of Arizona.
    • Nellie Cashman 1844-1925

    • Arizona Quilter's Guild
    • Arizona Women's Hall of Fame
    • Nellie Cashman was a pioneer, prospector and businesswoman. She traveled in the western United States from Arizona to Alaska living and working in mining camps. Her kindness and honest business practices in mining communities earned her the...
    • 1979 Flagstaff City Directory part II

    • Johnson Publishing Co.
    • Flagstaff (Ariz.)--City directories; Flagstaff (Ariz.)--Telephone directories; Flagstaff (Ariz.) History
    • The 1979 Flagstaff City Directory, pages 316 through 348. Covers Flagstaff and presents a slice of life at that time, including a brief history of Flagstaff and demographics, local attractions, clubs and organizations. They correlate with a Street...
    • The Prospector (Proof)

    • Megargee, Lon (1883-1960)
    • Megargee, Lon; Miners in art
    • After statehood, Arizona had leftover statehood funds. Arizona Joint House Resolution 1 determined that these funds could be used for "suitable furnishings and interior adornment of the state capitol." Lon Megargee sent this small proof (a sketch...
    • The Prospector

    • Megargee, Lon (1883-1960)
    • Megargee, Lon; Miners in art
    • "The Prospector" is one of fifteen murals painted by Lon Megargee for the Arizona State Capitol from 1913 to 1914. It was installed in Governor Hunt's office, where it is still on display today. At the time of this painting, Arizona was already...

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