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    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE LAKESIDE ANGLER by Lee Allen. Stocked with canny fish ranging from trout to catfish, Arizona’s reservoirs offer challenging sport.
      10 CANYON MAGIC...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE TRAILS OF JUAN DE ONATE AND FRANCISCO GARCES Text by Stewart Udall. Photographs by Jerry Jacka. Udall and Jacka trace the routes of two of the first...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 NEW WAYS TO FIGHT LIGHTNING by Anne E. Snyder. Scientists work to defuse lightning damage.
      14 VINTAGE GLASS Text by James E. Cook. Photographs by...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE CHALLENGE OF ARIZONA GOLF Text by James Bartell. Photographs by Steve Bruno. More than 200 courses statewide reflect both innovative, imaginative...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 KARTCHNER CAVERNS: ARIZONA’S NEWEST STATE PARK by Randy Tufts. Here’s a cave system so stunning, so filled with nature’s fragile handiwork, that it was...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A SPECIAL SALUTE: PHOENIX INDIAN SCHOOL by Jerry Eaton. Closing out a century of service and controversy, a famous institution nears its final year of...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SOUTH MOUNTAIN: A PARK FOR ALL SEASONS by John Alcock. A perceptive professor of zoology conveys the pleasures of observing desert plants and animals even...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1989

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1989

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HI, HO! COME TO THE FAIR! Text by Lynn Adair. Photographs by Fred Griffin. The first Arizona Territorial Fair in 1884 and the on-again, off-again efforts...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THOUGHTS ON OUR SPANISH LEGACY by Stewart L. Udall. It’s time to reexamine the “Black Legend” of Spanish cruelty in the New World. An excerpt from the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A TALE OF THREE TOWNS by Lawrence W. Cheek. In this state with at least three distinct cultures, three geographic regions, and a multitrack economy, there’s...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 PILGRIMAGE TO HAVASUPAI by Rosanne Keller. Deep in the Grand Canyon lies the home of “the people of the blue-green water.” Join author Keller as she shares...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 WICKENBURG AT 125 by Jerry Eaton. Like many a community founded on a mineral strike, Wickenburg might be only a ghost town today had it not been for a...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 SEDONA…THE MAGIC PERSISTS by Catrien Ross Laetz. Once remote and virtually unknown, this Paradise Found now must struggle with the pains of progress: more...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 INTERSTATE 17 by Peter Schwepker. A salute to a favorite superhighway - where “just the right kind of scenery creates special moods and that expansive...
    • Oral History with Bruce Heiden, June 21, 2011

    • Heiden, Bruce
    • Buckeye (Ariz.)--History; Cotton farmers--Arizona--Biography; Schools--Arizona; Water management--Arizona; National Cotton Council of America; Local government--Arizona; Arizona Cotton Growers Association
    • W. Bruce Heiden is a cotton farmer and owner of H Four Farms in Buckeye, Arizona. He was born in 1934 in Buckeye to Walter A. and Louise Marie (Tremblay) Heiden. His father was a mechanic and in 1947 bought the land that the family continues to...
    • Oral History with John Salem, February 10, 2011

    • Salem, John
    • Kingman (Ariz.)--Local government; Service stations--Arizona;
    • Edward John Salem, Jr. was serving his second term as Mayor of Kingman at the time of the interview. He has worked in the auto repair industry since his days growing up in the Phoenix area, and archived the coveted ASE Master Automobile Service...
    • Oral History with Ernie Smith, February 17, 2011

    • Smith, Ernie
    • Lake Havasu City (Ariz.); Fire departments--Arizona--Lake Havasu City--History; Fire departments--Arizona--Lake Havasu City--Officials and employees--Biography
    • Ernie Smith is from Lake Havasu City, Arizona. He was the first Fire Chief of the Lake Havasu Fire Department. Mr. Smith recounts the history of the first fire department in Lake Havasu City and his role as Fire Chief.
    • Oral History with Emma Torres, February 23, 2011

    • Torres, Emma
    • Yuma County (Ariz.); Immigration and the transnational experience; Agricultural laborers--Arizona; San Luis (Ariz.); Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993; Mexican Americans--Arizona
    • Emma Torres is from Guanajato, Mexico. She moved to San Luis, Arizona when she was five years old and was a field laborer by age 13. Ms. Torres is among the founders of Farm Workers Without Borders (Campesinos sin Fronteras) and worked to develop...

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