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    • Arizona Highways, January 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Welcome to Gisela. It’s far from the madding crowd, but this tiny community with the million-dollar scenery wouldn’t have it any other way.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER....
    • Arizona Highways, March 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY The scarlet gilia proves beyond doubt that a good munching can sometimes improve the species
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. SEE THE REAL ARIZONA ON THE BACK OF A HORSE A...
    • 2015 February AMP Statistics

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
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    • Collection use statistics on the Arizona Memory Project from --------- 01, 2015 to ------- 31, 2015. This item consists of a Statistics Summary (PDF).
    • Now--All Together

    • Beall, C.C. (Cecil Calvert)
    • World War, 1939-1945. Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945. Rosenthal, Joe, 1911-2006. Beall, C. C. (Cecil Calvert), 1892-1967. Savings bonds.
    • In a moment already made famous by photographer Joe Rosenthal's iconic photograph, 5 Marines and 1 Navy corpsman plant an American flag at the summit of Mt. Suribachi on the island of Iwo Jima. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, having seen the...
    • Alfred H. Qöyawayma Sitting on Couch Surrounded by Artwork

    • Boyle, Alice
    • Hopi; Alfred H. Qoyawayma
    • Photograph of Hopi artist, Alfred H. Qöyawayma, sitting on a couch with pottery in the foreground and a textile hanging behind him. His pose is relaxed, his clothes are casual and he is wearing glasses.
    • Victory - Now You Can Invest in It!

    • Cornwell, Dean
    • World War, 1939-1945. Savings bonds. Cornwell, Dean, 1892-1960.
    • Created by Dean Cornwell, a hugely successful illustrator and oil painter, this poster exhorts Americans to "invest" in victory. War bonds typically cost 75% of what they returned after 10 years (i.e. a bond bought for $18.75 paid out $25), so...
    • Work on a Farm...This Summer

    • Douglass Crockwell, Spencer
    • World War, 1939-1945. United States. Crop Corps.
    • The U.S. Crop Corps was an umbrella organization that contained groups like the Women's Land Army and the Victory Farm Volunteers, all devoted to agricultural work. As in so many other industries, a shortage of adult men meant women and teenagers...
    • TR-1 San Francisco Bay

    • Hackman, Ken
    • U-2 Dragon Lady (Airplane). San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.).
    • The TR-1, seen gliding above the San Francisco Bay, is a tactical reconnaissance aircraft built to provide long-range reconnaissance of a target. The U-2 is a more famous variant of this airframe.
    • First Operational B1-B on Delivery to Dyess AFB

    • Haggerty, Staff Sergeant Mike
    • Rockwell B-1 (Bomber).
    • This B1-B "Lancer" is the first operational B-1B delivered to the USAF. Only four B1-A bombers were ever built; the original B1 was intended to be supersonic, low-level nuclear bomber. After the program was scrapped, it was revived with a similar...
    • I'm Counting on You!

    • Helguera, Leon
    • World War, 1939-1945. Uncle Sam (Symbolic character).
    • Uncle Sam admonishes Americans to avoid discussing potentially important information such as troop movements; concern over Axis spies learning information like departure times for convoys or equipment shortages was genuine. Uncle Sam is still a...
    • Peacekeeper Vandenberg Launch

    • Jones, Fred
    • Vandenberg Air Force Base (Calif.). MX (Weapons system).
    • The Peacekeeper missiles were land-based intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBM), also known as M/X rockets. They were MIRV (multiple independently targetable reentry vehicles) missiles, meaning they carried multiple warheads that could strike...
    • KC-10A "Extender" Operation Deep Freeze

    • Jones, Fred
    • KC-10 (Tanker aircraft).
    • The KC-10A "Extender" was created to provide additional aeriel refueling capabilities to U.S. forces, but can also be configured to provide cargo airlift services. This Extender is part of Operation Deep Freeze, the U.S.'s ongoing mission at the...
    • United We Are Strong

    • Koerner, Henry
    • World War, 1939-1945. Allied Powers (1919- ).
    • Artillery with the flags of major and minor Allied nations are seen firing together in this poster. While most of the flags are readily recognizable, a less well-known flag belongs to the Republic of China flag (white sun on a blue background). At...
    • Save Waste

    • Koerner, Henry
    • World War, 1939-1945.
    • Part of a program to obtain glycerine for explosives, bringing in a pound of fat was worth a few cents (and later on, a couple ration points). This program was not a sweeping success, however, since the reuse of fat was a common cooking practice at...
    • Protect His Future

    • Nichols, Ruth
    • World War, 1939-1945. Savings bonds.
    • Posters like these often exhorted Americans to not only buy bonds, but hold them until they matured (typically a 10 year process with war bonds). While a person might miss out on the interest paid by a bond, they could get their purchase price...
    • Chemical Warfare Agents

    • Office of Civilian Defense
    • World War, 1939-1945. Chemical agents (Munitions).
    • Chemical warfare on the level practiced in World War I was thankfully absent in World War II, but there was no certainty that would be the case at the time, especially if things looked dire. While the continental U.S. was far removed from both...
    • It Takes 2 to Make a Black Market

    • Office of Price Administration
    • World War, 1939-1945. Black market-United States. Rationing--United States.
    • This poster makes it clear that both sides of the transaction are in the wrong when avoiding price regulation and rationing. A ration stamp had to accompany your payment for any restricted goods to make sure there was enough to go around. Food and...
    • His Needs Come First

    • Office of Price Administration
    • World War, 1939-1945. Rationing--United States.
    • As a GI rolls a tire toward a jeep raised on a jack, men are walking to town below. Tires were a heavily rationed item; existing stock was seized as well. Both roads and tires were of significantly lower quality than today, so taking good care of...

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