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    • Arizona Buddhist Temple:  75 Years 1934-2009

    • Arizona Buddhist Temple
    • Religion; Social Organizations; Japanese American Citizens League--Arizona
    • Hardcover book describes the history of the Arizona Buddhist Temple from 1934-2009.
    • 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, September 1991

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1991

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Ever wonder how the Grand Canyon mules got their names?
      03 LETTERS
      04 ENTERTAINMENT. SEDONA SERVES JAZZ ON THE ROCKS Text by Willard Bailey. Photographs by Jeff...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1988

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 MAIN STREET ARIZONA by Vicky Hay. Arizonans are keeping in touch with their past. Thanks to a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation,...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • 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, February 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE ROAD TO STATEHOOD. GOOD OLD DAYS? BAH, HUMBUG! AND THE BELLS RANG OUT by M. Wilson and D. Dedera. Selections from our latest book celebrate the...
    • 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...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1987

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      04 EMIL HAURY, ARCHEOLOGIST by Carle Hodge. Haury did not invent Southwestern archeology, but he has contributed more than anyone else toward an understanding of the...
    • September 14

    • Atlantic and Pacific Photograph Company
    • Baseball--Arizona--History
    • On this date in 1899 the Tucson Grays, shown in this circa 1902 photo, were scheduled to play a game against a Los Angeles team. The Grays were not in a regular league, but played games with teams from Arizona towns and military bases as well as...
    • April 21

    • Ban Sing
    • Arizona State Hospital; Arizona State Prison
    • On this date in 1919, the State Prison, Pioneers' Home and State Hospital for the Insane were without funds. The Governor ordered emergency drafts to fund the institutions. This circa 1915 photograph shows members of the Ban Sing family from Tucson...
    • July 30

    • Barnes, Will C.
    • Arizona State Fair; Campbell, Thomas Edward, 1878-1944
    • Governor Thomas E. Campbell on this date in 1921 canceled the State Fair to save Arizona taxpayers $90,000. This photograph is identified as an aerial view of the fair in Phoenix taken from a hot air balloon circa 1909.
    • January 9

    • Bovee, B.R.
    • Donkeys; Taxation--Arizona
    • On this date in 1912, tax assessors of Arizona, meeting at Douglas, spent most of the day in a stormy session debating the taxable worth of burros, of which two examples are pictured here. After considerable argument, a tax of $5 per head was...
    • Scottsdale Mayor Herb Drinkwater Opens Historical Museum

    • Brad Armstrong - Scottsdale Progress
    • Scottsdale (Ariz.) - History; Scottsdale Historical Society - History; Drinkwater, Herbert R.;
    • Until it finally found a permanent home in the vintage Little Red Schoolhouse in 1991, the Scottsdale Historical Society moved its collection of artifacts, photographs and documents to several temporary locations. Here, Scottsdale Mayor Herb...
    • February 18

    • Buehman
    • Dental medicine
    • A dentist's ad in the Arizona Gazette on this date in 1896 offered extractions for 50 cents, silver fillings for $1.50, gold fillings for $2 and plates from $7 to $10 with a Saturday Special of 25 cents for extractions. This photograph shows a...
    • Portrait of Francisco Encinas and Family, circa 1880s

    • Buehman and Hartwell Studio
    • Portrait Photography; Mexican Americans--History; Arizona
    • This is a portrait of Francisco Encinas (center) and two unidentified persons. Francisco was the father of Luz Encinas. He was born in Ures, Sonora, Mexico. The image was taken in the 1880s by the Buehman and Hartwell Studio in Tucson.
    • March 28

    • Buehman Studios
    • Photographers--Arizona--Tucson
    • Albert Buehman, noted early Arizona photographer and son of Henry Buehman, was born on this dated in 1886. Buehman is shown in this circa 1910 portrait.
    • Predicted nitrate and arsenic concentrations in basin-fill aquifers of the southwestern United...

    • Anning, David W.
    • Water quality management--Southwestern States; Nitrates--Environmental aspects--Southwestern States; Arsenic--Environmental aspects--Southwestern States; Water--Pollution--Southwestern States
    • This title contains one or more volumes. Appendix 2 is available from the U.S. Geological Survey's office at Utah Water Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 2329 Orton Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84119-2047 or can be downloaded as an Excel...

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