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    • Indian Country: Essays

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • American literature -- West (U.S.) West (U.S.) -- Literary collections. West (U.S.) in literature.
    • A booklet containing two scholarly essays, “Inventing the American Indian,” by Bernard L. Fontana and “From Bad Guy to Good Guy: The southwestern Indian in Fiction,” by C. L. Sonnichsen, examining the changing American perception of the Native...
    • Indian Country: Articles

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • American literature -- West (U.S.); West (U.S.) -- Literary collections; West (U.S.) in literature; Indians of North America – Literary Collections
    • Original source material concerning Native American ceremonies as witnessed and reported on by non-native observers. Includes photographs. 23 pages (unpaginated)
    • Down Mexico Way: Essays

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • Mexico – In literature; American Literature – West (U.S.); Mexico – Description and Travel; West (U.S.) – Literary Collections;
    • A booklet containing two scholarly essays, “The Mexican in Popular Literature 1875-1925" by Juan R. Garcia and “American Writers in Mexico 1875-1925,” by Cecil Robinson, which examine the changing American attitudes and perceptions of Hispanic...
    • Down Mexico Way: Publicity Materials for Public Programs

    • Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library) and Arizona Historical Society
    • Mexico – In literature; American Literature – West (U.S.); Mexico – Description and Travel; West (U.S.) – Literary Collections
    • Loose leaf pages containing resource materials for Down Mexico Way-themed programming. Illustration is an undated photograph of a man seated by an ornately-carved door.
    • Casas Grande Polychrome Jar

    • Unknown
    • Archaeology--Arizona; Indian pottery Arizona; Cochise County (Ariz.) Antiquities. Casas Grandes pottery
    • The origin of this artifact is unknown. The United States Border Patrol donated it to Cochise College after confiscating it at the U.S./Mexico border. The jar is 16 cm high with a 17 cm diameter and has an 11 cm lipped opening. It is made of light...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

      Contents:

      02 NOGALES A close-up look at the twin cities of the South, the gateway to colorful Mexico.
      14 BACK ROAD TO THE SILVER KINGS A round-trip tour of the glorious ghost towns of the...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1981

      Contents:

      02 ROUTE 66, AMERICA’S IMMORTAL WAY WEST – an introduction.
      05 GET YOUR KICKS ON ROUTE 66!
      06 ROUTE 66 –The Lyric Lingers On.
      15 OLD U.S. 66 – The Wind-grieved Ghost.
      37...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1981

      Contents:

      03 THE FIRST SOUTHWESTERNERS Introducing the people of the past: the Hohokam, Mogollon, and Anasazi.
      08 ON THE ROAD TO RUINS A colorful and exciting guided tour of the places where...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1980

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

      Contents:

      02 Legends in Levi's A close look at the Arizona cowboy of yesterday and today.
      12 Women of the West To live the life of the frontier ranch wife called for a special kind of...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1980

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

      Contents:

      02 The Hopi Tricentennial The Great Pueblo Revolt revisited.
      09 The Hopi Migrations Journey to the center of the universe.
      16 On Being Hopi Personal views of the peaceful...
    • 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, February 1997

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

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Along the Way Hat tricks happen on the Rim of the Grand Canyon.
      04 RECREATION Skiing on the Edge "We are six hours into a five-day ski trip. And though I'm...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2008

    • Martin, Gayle (ed.); Manville, Greta (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2008 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories of Poetry, Essays, Short Stories, Novels as well as Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction. This was the first year with a color cover....
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2000

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the the 2000 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, Novel and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      ARTICLE & ESSAY
      Sandy's Smile, by Marion Ekholm 6
      The Blue Waltz,...
    • State Anthem

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Arizona has two state songs, the "Arizona March Song," was written in 1915 by Margaret Rowe Clifford with music by Maurice Blumenthal. Rex Allen, Jr. wrote a song titled "Arizona." It was adopted in 1982 as an alternate state song.
    • State Neckwear

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The bola tie, which originated in Arizona, is the official state neckware, adopted on August 13, 1971. The bola tie, considered "a new symbol of the West," is usually crafted by silversmiths and leather makers in many shapes, sizes, and types. The...
    • State Mammal

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The ringtail is the state mamal. It is not really a cat but is related to the raccoon and coatimundi. The ringtail is also known as the ringtail cat, miner's cat, and cacomistle. It was designated the state mammal in 1986 - A.R.S. 41-859.
    • State Seal

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The state's key enterprises are symbolized on the Arizona state seal. In the background is a mountain range with the sun rising behind the peaks. At the right side of the mountain range is a storage reservoir and a dam. Irrigated fields and...
    • State Reptile

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The Arizona Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake was the last rattlesnake to be named by herpetologists. This snake is small, rarely weighing more than 3-4 ounces as an adult or growing more than 24 inches. The Ridge-Nosed Rattlesnake inhabits only the...
    • State Fish

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The Apache Trout is the state fish. It has yellowish background color and pink lateral banding. Its spots are pronounced and usually spaced over the body. The Apache Trout has been historically found in the headwaters of the Salt, San Francisco,...
    • State Gemstone

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Turquoise, the state gemstone, is a blue-green, waxy-surfaced stone used for centuries in Native American jewelry. It is found throughout the Southwest. It is composed of hydrous oxide of aluminum and copper. Turquoise was approved as the state...
    • 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.
    • Arizona Seals

    • Winsor, Mulford
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • A memorandum of the Great Seals by which, from the date of its birth and throughout its existence as Territory and State, Arizona has authenticated its official instruments and public documents.
    • Seal of the Territory of Arizona, 1863

    • McCormick, Richard
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The seal featured a bearded miner standing casually in front of a wheelbarrow, pick, and short-handled spade. Two bare mountains rose in the background, and at the bottom was the phrase “Ditat Deus,” God enriches.
    • Revised Seal of the Territory of Arizona, 1863

    • McCormick, Richard
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Perhaps in response to criticism of the first iteration of the seal being too "comic,", McCormick introduced a revised version of the seal. The redesign was more elaborate and included new shadowing and a small stream at the miner’s feet. Gone were...
    • The Great Seal of Gila County Arizona, 1881

    • Unknown
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Although the second version of the seal was retired in 1879, a version of the original McCormick seal is still in use by Gila County. It bears a small discrepancy in the motto, “Dit Deus.”
    • State Flower

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Arizona Capitol Museum Division.
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The state flower is the pure white waxy blossom of the saguaro, the largest cactus in the United States. The saguaro blossoms appear on the tips of the long arms of the cactus during May and June. The saguaro blossom was adopted as the floral...
    • Seal of the Territory of Arizona, 1863

    • Gosper, John
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • The first known use of the legislatively approved territorial seal was by Secretary John Gosper to certify the Acts of the Tenth Territorial Legislative Assembly on March 3, 1879. Mulford Winsor, a delegate to Arizona’s Constitutional Convention...
    • Seal of the Territory of Arizona, 1863

    • Bruce, Charles
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • Secretaries of the territory introduced several variations of the legislative seal during the more than 30 years that it was in use. In 1895 Secretary Charles Bruce added simple shading lines to the mountains, deer, and cactus (although the...
    • Seal of the Territory of Arizona, 1863

    • Walter, Rollins
    • Arizona; Signs and symbols; Seals and labels
    • An improvement in the seal’s artwork came in 1905 when Secretary W.F. Nichols adopted a drawing from Phoenix artist Walter Rollins. In it the deer faced left, the mountains bore more resemblance to the San Francisco peaks, the trees and cactus were...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 19, 2013

    • Arizona. Office of Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 18, 2012

    • Arizona. Office of the Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 20, 2014

    • Arizona. Office of Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Grand Canyon National Park guide: South Rim

    • United States. National Park Service. Grand Canyon National Park.
    • Outdoor recreation--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park; Trails--Arizona--Grand Canyon National Park
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • The Fly-by: a quarterly newsletter of the southwest region

    • United States. Civil Air Patrol. Southwest Region.
    • Air defenses--Periodicals; Civil defenses--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. Col. ill. The quarterly newsletter features news and photos from the Arizona Wing as well as the other squadrons of the region.
    • Mineral industry of Arizona

    • Geological Survey (U.S.)
    • Mineral industries -- Arizona -- Statistics -- Periodicals; Mines and mineral resources -- Arizona -- Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. Online versions for earlier years (entitled Bureau of Mines minerals yearbook area reports) can be found through the University of Wisconsin's Digital Ecology and Natural Resources Collection...
    • Sharing ideas

    • Arizona. Division of Indian Education.
    • Indians of North America--Study and teaching--Periodicals; Indians of North America--Cultural assimilation--Periodicals; Education, Bilingual--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Edited/compiled by Mamie Sizemore.
    • ATRC research notes

    • Arizona Transportation Research Center
    • Transportation--Arizona; Transportation and state--Arizona;
    • This title contains one or more publications.

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