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    • June 21

    • Buehman Studios
    • Air conditioning--History
    • On this date in 1936, I.A. Eddy of Yuma developed the first home evaporative cooler, a device which promised to provide Arizonans some longed-for relief from the intense heat of summer. This photographic portrait of an evaporative cooler by...
    • 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...
    • Methods and instruments for use in measuring tree-rings

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological dating; Tree-rings; Dendrochronology
    • (2,934kb pdf) Methodology and instruments for carrying out tree-ring analysis with the goal of determining age of archaeological structures and artifacts.
    • 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, February 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 HIGH COUNTRY SNOW SURVEY Text by Lawrence W. Cheek. Photographs by Richard Weston. Maintaining optimum water levels in desert reservoirs requires...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Expressions of love sometimes come in most unusual ways.
      03 LETTERS
      04 FISHING. JOURNAL OF A REPENTANT TROUT FISHERMAN Text by Don Dedera. A former editor and longtime...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Come visit the scariest place on Earth.
      03 LETTERS
      04 INDIAN WARS. DEATHLY SILENCE HAUNTS SKELETON CAVE Text by Jim Schreier. Illustrations by Luis Tomas. As a boy of...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Palm Trees: Natives and Otherwise.
      03 LETTERS
      04 GUNFIGHTERS. BILLY THE KID Text and illustrations by Bob Boze Bell. Hundreds of books and articles have re-created the...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1991

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY They exist all right, but few fishermen have ever landed one of the lunker cats of the Colorado River.
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL. THE LURE OF COCHISE STRONGHOLD Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A PLACE CALLED BISBEE by Lawrence W. Cheek. Bisbee today is a retired mining town trading in tourism. But for early-day mine workers, toiling...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 CAVE CREEK AND CAREFREE: THE NONIDENTICAL TWINS Text by Lawrence W. Cheek. Photographs by Jerry Sieve. Side by side in the desert foothills north of...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2006

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.); Manville, Greta (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2006 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories of Essay/Article/True Story, Novel, Poetry, and Short Story and published categories of Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Literature.
      Table of...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2012, Centennial Edition

    • Heathcotte, Toby (administrator); Jones, Scott (contest coordinator); Lee, Melanie (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in 2012 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest. Centennial categories are Adult Essay, Adult Stories, Junior High ad High School Essay or Story, and Elementary Essay or Story. Unpublished categories include Poetry, Essay,...
    • 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.
    • Oral History with Francisco Escobar Sr., April 26, 2011

    • Escobar, Francisco Sr.
    • Douglas (Ariz.); Sierra Vista (Ariz.); Fort Huachuca (Ariz.); Korean War, 1950-1953--Aerial operations, American; Computer technicians--United States--Biography
    • Francisco A. Escobar Sr. was born in 1931 and raised in Douglas, Arizona. His parents were originally from Sonora, Mexico. Mr. Escobar served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War as a radio operator in a B-29 bomber and later an EMC...
    • Oral History with Dale Lindner, May 31, 2011

    • Lindner, Barton Dale
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Wildlife photography--Arizona; Reptiles--Arizona
    • Barton Dale Lindner is a reptile specialist. In this interview, he talks about his family, especially his grandfather, who came to Arizona before statehood to lay streetcar track in Phoenix and stayed to open the first photography studio in that...
    • Oral History with Jackie Meck, February 18, 2011

    • Meck, Jackie
    • Buckeye (Ariz.)--History; Local government--Arizona; Water rights--Arizona; Farming--Arizona
    • Jackie Meck was the Mayor of Buckeye, Arizona at the time of this interview. He had previously served as Mayor and on the City Council during the 1960s. Mr. Meck was born in Buckeye in 1941 and relates to Verlyne Meck, his wife, the history of the...
    • Oral History with Jim Nintzel, February 23, 2011

    • Nintzel, Jim
    • Tucson (Ariz.); Fort Huachuca (Ariz.); Journalism--Arizona
    • Jim Nintzel is an adjunct faculty member at the University of Arizona, School of Journalism, and a senior political writer and investigative reporter at the "Tucson Weekly" newspaper. He talks about growing up in a military family with his mother,...
    • 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...

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