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    • Arizona Highways, March 1985

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1985

      Contents:
      02 MISSING AND PRESUMED LOST Text by Kearney Egerton. Photography by Jerry Jacka.
      22 EL DORADO’S CHILDREN Article by Dana Cooper. Paintings and illustration by Bill Ahrendt.
      28 THEY...
    • 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...
    • Anatomy of a mine from prospect to production

    • Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah)
    • Mining law--United States; Prospecting
    • 76 pages (PDF version). General Technical Report INT-GTR-35. Rev. ed. Ill. Arizona State Library and Archives has earlier 1977 and 1983 editions in print format. Included for its discussion of Arizona and western states' mines and mining...
    • 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, June 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, June 1998

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 ALONG THE WAY Why am I, a non-swimmer who's deathly afraid of water, cliff-diving into the frigid Colorado River?
      04 the cover A NEW GETAWAY EXPERIENCE AT GRAND...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1996

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

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, Fly Fishing Tips Beginners Won’t Find in How-to Books, by Peter Aleshire.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 The Irresistible Challenge of the Wild Rio Colorado, by Tom...
    • 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, February 1987

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1987

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE ROAD TO STATEHOOD. GOOD OLD DAYS? BAH, HUMBUG! AND THE BELLS RANG OUT by M. Wilson and D. Dedera. Selections from our latest book celebrate the...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1993

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1993

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Lillian Wykoff—Jerome’s unheralded heroine.
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL ADVENTURE. JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN This desolate track through 250 miles of waterless desert where...
    • 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, January 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, January 1998

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 ALONG THE WAY Organ transplants are not cheap, says author Larry Tritten, who experienced firsthand an electronic coronary when his TV picture tube expired.
      04 the...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2003

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 2003

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 COVER Arizona's Borders The map contours that evolved out of historical...
    • 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 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, 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, March 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Sap from ancient trees may offer vital clues to the Petrified Forest’s inscrutable past.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PLANTS. STRANGERS IN THE NIGHT Because we humans are virtually...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY A nomadic adolescent lifestyle, while rife with diversity, is not necessarily filled with trauma.
      03 LETTERS
      04 OUTDOOR RECREATION. LAND NAVIGATION AMONG THE PINES Text by...
    • 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, March 2000

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, March 2000

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP Writers of comedy get no respect. You'd never hear a maitre d' say, "Your table is ready, Humorist and Mrs. Perret."
      04 ON THE ROAD This month's look back...
    • Arroyo

    • University of Arizona. Water Resources Research Center.
    • Water resources development--Arizona--Periodicals; Water resources development--Research--Arizona--Periodicals; Arid regions--Research--Arizona--Periodicals; Water-supply--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Published cooperatively by: Division of Environmental Health of Arizona Dept. of Health Services, the Arizona Department of Water Resources, the Arizona State Land Dept., the Office of Arid Lands...
    • 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, 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, September 1996

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

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, A Thick Slice of Prime Rib Excites Those Primal Urges, by Larry Tritten.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 The River at Lees Ferry: Icy Water, Dangerous Currents,...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Tornado, Arizona, disappeared on April Fool’s Day, 1927, becoming part of the Arizona that might have been.
      03 LETTERS
      04 HISTORY. SEVENTY YEARS ON THE ROAD Come back...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL. VIRGIN RIVER COUNTRY Hardly anyone goes to this isolated corner of Arizona, and there’s no easy way in. But the attraction here is elemental: the...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1994

      Contents:
      SPECIAL ISSUE. THE GRAND CANYON This month marks the 75th anniversary of Grand Canyon National Park. In celebration, this issue is devoted to the Canyon, its history, its people, and the...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Tired of that limp gray stuff for breakfast?
      03 LETTERS
      04 PROFILE. JOHN WAYNE IN ARIZONA: THE UNTOLD STORY Text by Ray Ring. His affection for the people and the...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Training to become a cowboy can have moments of pure hilarity as well as solid satisfaction.
      03 LETTERS
      04 SPECIAL SECTION. RETREAT TO THE COOL COUNTRY Each summer...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HIGH COUNTRY GETAWAY: CROWN KING AND THE BRADSHAWS by Joseph Stocker. The rugged Bradshaw Range, which once lured 19th century adventurers with the...
    • 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, 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, April 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, April 1998

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 WIT STOP The beast on my driveway looked like a Volkswagen with legs.
      04 nature MEET THE STATELY SAGUARO Author John Alcock, a professor of zoology at Arizona State...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 1998

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 ALONG THE WAY Suddenly the truck breaks down, and you're stranded in the heart of an Arizona desert. What do you do now? Not what our author did.
      04 travel AFOOT IN...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, March 1998

      Contents:

      02 LETTERS
      03 ALONG THE WAY The owner of the canoeing school promised he'd teach us grandmas to row in tandem. We doubted that. We couldn't even walk in step.
      04 recreation DOWN...
    • Arizona The State Magazine, 1915

    • Scott, C.S. (ed) and Young, Etta Gifford (assoc. ed)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The State Magazine Vol 5 No. 3 and 5-7, January, May, July, October 1915; and Vol 6 No. 1-2, November-December 1915.
    • 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, October 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY When Newton B.F. McCord died, he wanted a grave site in the Tonto National Forest. And, by golly, he got it.
      03 LETTERS
      04 COVER STORY. THE UN-REEL TOMBSTONE What was...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1995

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Some say Sedona resonates with concentrations of electrical, magnetic, and New Age vibrational energy.
      03 LETTERS
      04 JEEP TOURING Four-wheeling gets you to places you may...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY The Tohono O’odams’ profound respect for elders helps our writer to a new closeness with her 94-year-old mother.
      03 LETTERS
      04 PROFILE. ESTHER HENDERSON: ARTIST WITH A...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Our writer surveys the length and breadth of the Arizona kitsch market and finds just what she bargained for – and more.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ROCK ART. NAVAJO ROCK ART Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1992

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1992

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Want to photograph like a pro? Here’s how.
      03 LETTERS
      04 BIRDING. RARE HAVENS FOR BIRD-WATCHERS Ask the power birders where the best sites are, and they’ll tell you...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HIGH COUNTRY SNOW SURVEY Text by Lawrence W. Cheek. Photographs by Richard Weston. Maintaining optimum water levels in desert reservoirs requires...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1988

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A SHORT HISTORY OF MOHAVE COUNTY by Richard G. Stahl. From the age of Spanish exploration through the years of gold strikes to World War II and after - a...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1986

      Contents:
      02 D-DAY ON THE PAINTED DESERT
      14 ROADS AND RUINS
      20 THE RECORD OF PREHISTORY
      28 A.C. VROMAN AND THE STONE FOREST
      34 VISIT THE TRIASSIC
      44 ARIZONIQUES
      46 BOOKSHELF
      48...

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