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    • Oral History with Betty Jo Benton, March 8, 2011

    • Benton, Betty Jo
    • Elementary school teachers--Arizona--Biography; Schools--Arizona--Maricopa County; Insurance agents--Arizona; Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations, American; Civil rights workers--Arizona; Segregation--Arizona;
    • Betty Jo Benton spent her early years in Phoenix before moving to California. She relates her mother’s time as a violinist with the predecessor to the Phoenix Symphony. Mrs. Benton moved back to the city in 1949 with her husband, Robert Benton, and...
    • Oral History with Roy Chavez, March 23, 2011

    • Chavez, Roy
    • Superior (Ariz.)--history; Mining--Arizona--Pinal County; Segregation in education--Arizona--Pinal County; Barbers--Arizona; Mexican Americans--Arizona
    • Roy Chavez has lived his entire life in and around Superior, Arizona. His Mother, Yolanda (Castro) Chavez, taught school and his father, Raymond Chavez, had a barber shop on Main Street. Mr. Chavez talks about growing up in Superior, his education...
    • Pete Rios on Childhood Segregation

    • Rios, Pete
    • Legislators Arizona; Law--Arizona--Interpretation and construction; Oral history--Arizona; Arizona--Politics and government--Anecdotes; Arizona Segregation in Education
    • Clip is 7 min. 11 sec. excerpt of 9 hr. 9 min. interview
    • Special study, desegregation expenditures

    • Arizona. Office of the Auditor General.
    • Segregation in education--Arizona--Costs--Auditing; School districts--Arizona--Finance--Auditing;
    • 72 pages (PDF version). File size: 2742.849 KB. A report to the Arizona State Legislature December 1990, Report No. 90-11.
    • Oral History with Pedro Guerrero, May 14, 2011

    • Guerrero, Pedro E.
    • Mesa (Ariz.); Segregation in education--Arizona--Maricopa County; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial photography; Guerrero, Pedro E.; Photographer--Biography; Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959; Taliesin West (Scottsdale, Ariz.); Calder, Alexander,...
    • Pedro E. Guerrero (1917-2012) grew up in Mesa, Arizona. In this interview he talks about growing up as a Latino in segregated Arizona and the prejudice he faced before and after integration. Mr. Guerrero talks about his family, especially his...
    • McNary & Pinetop-Lakeside History, Part 1

    • Butler, Diana Wilson
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; McNary, James Graham, b. 1877; McNary, (Ariz.) -- History; Timber -- Ariz.; Segregation; Railroads -- Arizona -- History; Apache and Sitgreaves National...
    • Diana Wilson Butler is the grand daughter of James G. McNary, the banker who invested in the timber industry of Northeastern Arizona in the early to mid-1900s. She describes the landscape and culture of the sawmill town of McNary, Arizona, and the...
    • Promise of Brown v. Board of Education

    • Terry Goddard, Arizona Attorney General
    • Segregation in education--Law and legislation--United States; Segregation in education--Law and legislation--Arizona; Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka; Miscegenation--Arizona; Intermarriage; Race discrimination; Arizona--History;
    • 13 pages (PDF version). File size: 1953 KB
    • Arizona State Tax Commission

    • Conway, Joe
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 40-095. 1 page (PDF version) file size: 93.71 KB. Letter to the Arizona State Tax Commission, stating that when a segregation of materials and labor charge is made the imposition of a sales tax on personal property is for the materials...
    • R.A. Holy, Superintendent, Casa Grande Public Schools

    • Conway, Joe
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 42-068. 2 pages (PDF version) file size: 163.73 KB. Letter to R.A. Holy, Superintendent, Casa Grande Public Schools, Casa Grande, addressing the issue of segregation in public schools. The opinion cites 1939 Ariz. Code Anno. §§54-416,...
    • Mr. Robert H. Renaud, Deputy County Attorney

    • Wilson, Fred O.
    • Attorney General's Opinions--Arizona
    • Opinion 51-127. 3 pages (PDF version) file size: 157.89 KB. Letter to Deputy County Attorney Robert H. Renaud stating that under 54-908 ACA 1939 the Gila Bend High School District is required to make whatever facilities it now operates available...
    • 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,...
    • Arizona Highways, February 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, June 1989

    • 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, January 1985

    • 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, July 1984

    • 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, July 1983

    • 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 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 The State Magazine and Pathfinder 1921

    • McConnell, W.W.P (ed. and man.); Walters, Edwin (prof., assoc. ed.); Kennison, Edgar (assoc. ed.); Colvin, Howard (assoc. ed.); Reiseberg, Harry (assoc. ed.)
    • Arizona; History
    • 1921 begins the combination of "Pathfinder" magazine and "Arizona" magazine, and new editor and associate editors. This year includes Vol 11 No. 8-12, January-June 1921, and Vol 12 No. 1-3, August-October 1921. There is no issue for November or...
    • Arizona The State Magazine 1923

    • Various
    • Arizona; History
    • In the July issue, the magazine gained a new Director and a new motto, "Arizona: the Land of Tomorrow." Additionally, the format changed to focus on Arizona's resources and add more fiction stories. Arizona the State Magazine Vol 13 No. 3-9,...
    • María García

    • Raul H. Castro Institute
    • Immigration; Chihuahua, Mexico; Instituto Cientifico y Literario; Yuma, AZ; Immaculate Conception Catholic School (Yuma); Arizona Government; Friendly House; Grant park barrio; League of United latin American Citizens (LULAC); Civil Rights;...
    • While living in Phoenix during the 1940s and 1950s, María García stood out as a woman who courageously spoke up for social issues, even though she was an immigrant and carried a heavy accent. Born in 1898, María grew up in Chihuahua, Mexico, and...
    • Behind the camera

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • Dr. Pete Dimas has created a documentary about Arizona Latino Veterans of the Second World War, and the formation of Post 41 to fight segregation.
    • Faces of Post 41: Setting the Stage

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • The early history of Arizona, and some of our early Latino contributors to military history.
    • Faces of Post 41: The 1950s

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • An account of the Arizona Latino contribution to the Korean War, and the growing influence of American Legion Post 41 in its fight against segregation in Schools of Arizona.
    • Faces of Post 41: The 1940s

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • Latinos contribute to World War II, from Luzon and Corregidor to Normandy and Germany.
    • Faces of Post 41: The 1960s

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • As the Civil Rights Movement gains momentum, so does the Vietnam war. Veterans relate their brave and heartbreaking experiences in battle, while Post 41 members gain influence in local politics and activism.
    • Faces of Post 41: 1970 to 2008

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Veterans
    • American Legion Post 41 pushes into the new century as a local icon of Phoenix. Latino soldiers gain in respect and position, as Operation: Desert Storm and the new Iraq war bring a new generation of troops to the battlefield.
    • Latinos Who Serve inaugural event

    • Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • Arizona -- Latino -- Military Service
    • American Legion Post 41 "Thunderbirds" of Phoenix is honored, along with Dr. Pete Dimas for their work in the community.
    • Legacy of Courage The Story of Arthur Van Haren, Jr.

    • Renolds, Jean; Raul Castro Institute; Latino Perspectives Magazine
    • World War II; Mexican America Military Service; U.S Navy; Military Aviation
    • Arthur joined the ranks of the few Mexican American men from Phoenix to be given public acclaim as decorated war heroes, although many from the city’s Mexican community served in World War II with distinction. Other young men who received public...
    • Arizona.

    • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Water-supply--Arizona; Geology--Arizona
    • 35 pages (PDF version).
    • Reconnaissance of iron resources in Arizona

    • Harrer, Clarence Michael
    • Iron ores -- Arizona
    • 218 pages (PDF version). File size: 10058.365 KB. Includes bibliography with related Arizona geological surveys and mining papers.
    • Lower Gila north management framework plan

    • United States. Bureau of Land Management. Phoenix Field Office.
    • Wilderness areas -- Arizona -- Management; Natural resources -- Arizona -- Management; Land use -- Arizona -- Planning; Wildlife conservation -- Arizona; Public lands -- Arizona -- Management
    • 458 pages (PDF version). File size: 13101.679 KB. Note: this is an extremely large file and may take some time to load.
    • Scoping report for the Glen Canyon Dam long-term experimental plan environmental impact statement

    • United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Upper Colorado Region.
    • Dams--Environmental aspects--Arizona; Water resources development--Environmental aspects--Arizona;
    • 31 pages (PDF version). File size: 276.095 KB. One of a series of documents relating to plans for changing water flow at Arizona's Glen Canyon Dam. The document includes analysis of public comments to show what environmental issues connected to...
    • Pre-audit survey of the Arizona Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism: OIG report 04-12

    • Cotton & Company (Alexandria, Va.)
    • Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.)--Auditing--Arizona; Corporation for National and Community Service (U.S.)--Auditing--Arizona; Arizona. Governor's Commission on Service and Volunteerism--Auditing;
    • 25 pages. (PDF version). File size: 751.701 KB. The survey evaluated the adequacy of the pre-award selection process, the administration of grant funds, and grant monitoring. The audit period included Program Years 2000-2001 and 2001-2002. ...
    • Decision record: Weaver Mountain fuels treatment project

    • United States. Bureau of Land Management. Phoenix Field Office.
    • Wilderness areas--Arizona--Yavapai County--Management; Fire management--Environmental aspects--Arizona--Yavapai County; Wildfires--Prevention and control--Environmental aspects--Arizona--Yavapai County
    • 6 pages (PDF version). File size: 193.239 KB. AZ-020-2002-0094. The Weaver Mountain environmental assessment and "finding of no significant impact" reports are also available through the Arizona Memory Project.
    • Status of mineral resource information for the Gila Bend, Papago, and San Xavier Indian...

    • Johnson, Maureen
    • Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--Gila Bend Indian Reservation; Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--Tohono O'odham Reservation; Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--San Xavier Indian Reservation
    • 67 pages (PDF version). Administrative Report BIA-9. Maps. Includes bibliographic references. "This report was prepared for the U. S. Bureau of Indian Affairs by the U. S. Geological Survey and the U. S. Bureau of Mines under an agreement to...
    • Report of the Good Neighbor Environmental Board to the President and Congress of the United States

    • United States. Good Neighbor Environmental Board.
    • Environmental policy--Mexican-American Border Region—Periodicals; Environmental protection-- Mexican-American Border Region--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. The Good Neighbor Environmental Board is an independent U.S. Presidential advisory committee that was created in 1992 under the Enterprise for the Americas Initiative Act, Public Law 102-532. It...
    • South Park Avenue Improvement Project: Tucson Department of Transportation

    • United States. Federal Highway Administration.
    • Environmental justice--Arizona--Tucson--Case studies; Roads--Design and construction--Environmental aspects--Arizona--Tucson--Case studies
    • 11 pages (PDF version). Col. ill. Map. Includes bibliographic references. The study is included in the Transportation and Environmental Justice booklet of case studies because "From an environmental justice standpoint, the South Park Avenue...
    • Renewable Arizona: restoration design energy project: final environmental impact statement

    • United States. Bureau of Land Management.
    • Solar energy--Arizona; Solar energy policy--Arizona; Energy development--Environmental aspects--Arizona; Public lands--Arizona--Management; Public lands--Environmental aspects--Arizona;
    • This title contains one or more volumes. BLM/AZ/PL-13/001. Col. ill. Maps. "The Restoration Design Energy Project (RDEP) is a BLM Arizona initiative to identify lands across the State that may be suitable for the development of renewable energy. ...

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