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    • 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, 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, November 1992

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY How the Apache cornered the Medal of Honor market.
      03 LETTERS
      04 INDIAN ART. TOMORROW’S ARTISANS The exquisite craftsmanship of Native American artists - painters,...
    • 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, October 1992

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY An old cabin along the banks of the lower Colorado River is home to the past and a quaint creature Walt Disney would have loved to add to his menagerie. But getting there is...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Mexican folklore allows that spirits wander dry riverbeds at sundown. Maybe that accounts for this strange tale.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. LOOKING FOR YESTERDAY IN THE...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY It’s more than a boat. It’s a hole in the water you throw money into.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. BUSTING RAPIDS ON THE RIO COLORADO Battered, beaten, and half-frozen on...
    • 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...
    • 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...
    • Oral History with Jeremy Jones, February 18, 2011

    • Jones, Jeremy
    • Architects--Arizona--Biography; Architects as artists; Watercolorists--Arizona; Library architecture--Arizona
    • Jeremy Jones is an architect who has designed many public buildings in Arizona. He works mostly on the design phase of the architectural process which utilized his artistic talents. Mr. Jones was born in 1944 in Spokane, Washington and spent his...
    • Oral History with Don Greg Jordan, March 1 and 15, 2011

    • Jordan, Don Greg
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Jordan, Ben; Teachers--Arizona--Phoenix; Library employees--Arizona--Phoenix--Biography; Phoenix (Ariz.)--Social life and customs
    • Don Greg Jordan was born in 1946 in Colorado and came to Phoenix, Arizona with his parents, Benjamin Hutston and Naomi (Free) Jordan, in 1949. His parents were teachers; his father, Ben, taught at Phoenix Union High School, and his mother, Naomi,...
    • Oral History with Clair Smith, March 31, 2011

    • Smith, Clair
    • White Mountain Reservation (Ariz.); Logging--Arizona; Television--Antennas
    • Clair Smith grew up in Maverick, Arizona. It was a logging town in the White Mountain Apache Indian Reservation owned by Southwest Forest Industries. Mr. Smith talks about attending school in Maverick and Phoenix. He shares the story of a radio...
    • 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.
    • Water in the West: the challenge for the next century: report of the Western Water Policy Review...

    • United States. Western Water Policy Review Advisory Commission.
    • Water resources development--Government policy--West (U.S.); Water--Law and legislation--West (U.S.); Water-supply--Government policy--West (U.S.); Watershed management--Government policy--West (U.S.); Water rights--West (U.S.)
    • This title contains one or more publications. Maps. Col. ill. Includes bibliographic references (under Appendices). The abstract notes: "Under the Western Water Policy Review Act of 1992 (P.L. 102-575, Title XXX) Congress directed the President to...
    • 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.
    • 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...
    • Fast and Furious: the anatomy of a failed operation: part I of III: joint staff report

    • United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
    • Illegal arms transfers--Mexican-American Border Region; Drug traffic--Investigation--Mexican-American Border Region
    • This title contains one or more volumes. Prepared for Rep. Darrell E. Issa, Chairman, United States House of Representatives, Committee on Oversight and Government Reform and Senator Charles E. Grassley, Ranking Member, United States Senate,...
    • Annual report: Morris K. Udall Foundation

    • Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation
    • College students--Scholarships, fellowships, etc.--United States; Social sciences--Scholarships, fellowships, etc.--United States
    • This title contains one or more publications. Congress established the Foundation in 1992 to honor former Arizona Congressman Udall. The Foundation's goals include promoting the enjoyment and benefit of natural resources, resolving environmental...
    • Writers of the Purple Sage: Origins of a National Myth: Introduction and Guide to the Resource Kits

    • 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
    • Booklet that describes the Writers of the Purple Sage resource kits, provides information about humanities programming, and lists institutional resources in Arizona and New Mexico. Includes acknowledgments, an illustration entitled “Arizonan in...

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