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    • 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 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, April 2009

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the latest on a man named Wallace, why a night...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2011

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a cattle ranch that’s rescuing endangered...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2011

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a nonconformist named Sjors who counts...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2004

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      SPECIAL FALL HIKING FEATURES: INTO THE WOODS AND CANYONS When somebody in Arizona tells...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 2013

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the colorful history of the Westward Ho; a look...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1996

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1996

      Contents:
      p. 2 Along the Way, Prescott, My Town, by Budge Ruffner.
      p. 3 Letters to the Editor.
      p. 4 Prescott Is Inviting You to Call, by Richard G. Stahl.
      p. 6 That Little Big Town Called...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1994

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1994

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY At Petrified Forest National Park, Thou Shalt Not Steal is a haunting refrain.
      03 LETTERS
      04 INDIAN CEREMONIAL. HOPI INDIAN DAY At Polacca Day School, the hubbub starts....
    • Arizona Highways, March 1992

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Even macho types can stop to smell the flowers along the roadside.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ARCHEOLOGY. UNEARTHING THE SALADO’S LOST WORLD Text by Peter Aleshire. Photographs by...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1990

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 A BIRD-WATCHER’S ODYSSEY by Willis Peterson. A veteran photographer explores the state in search of birdlife.
      12 CANYON PRIMEVAL by Alan Weisman. Deep...
    • 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, November 1989

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 CABEZA PRIETA Text by Bill Broyles. Photographs by Willard Clay. This national wildlife refuge, a pristine environment for a host of animals and plants,...
    • 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, July 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1986

      Contents:
      02 D-DAY ON THE PAINTED DESERT
      14 ROADS AND RUINS
      20 THE RECORD OF PREHISTORY
      28 A.C. VROMAN AND THE STONE FOREST
      34 VISIT THE TRIASSIC
      44 ARIZONIQUES
      46 BOOKSHELF
      48...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1986

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1986

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S PAGE
      03 LETTERS
      04 AN INTERIM REPORT. CENTRAL ARIZONA PROJECT: THE FAUCET OPENS by Don Campbell. The amazing public works effort that is the CAP has managed to overcome...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1983

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1983

      Contents:
      02 DE GRAZIA - A RETROSPECTIVE This special section includes a careful selection of paintings in full color plus three insightful essays about the artist and his work.
      16 SPRING COMES TO...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1983

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1983

      Contents:
      02 CAMPING ARIZONA A veteran outdoorsman imparts some interesting personal views on the best places to go camping throughout Arizona, and why this sunwashed land is a camper’s paradise. By James...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1983

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1983

      Contents:
      02 ARIZONA’S RESIDENT SPACE ARTIST ROBERT McCALL by Pam Hait.
      17 DOWN THE WILD SALT. Photography and text by John Annerino.
      21 YOU HOO, OLD FRIEND! REFLECTIONS ON A COPPER CAMP’S...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1982

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1982

      Contents:
      02 FLAGSTAFF Northern Arizona’s growing vital community where the people are friendly, the air is clean, and the climate is great.
      12 THE MUSEUM OF NORTHERN ARIZONA This beautiful gem of the...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2006

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 2006

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER An old woman’s grief explains the lure of wildflowers.
      04 VIEWFINDER Fate gives a photographer new direction.
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP ...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2007

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2007

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER How about them toad suckers?
      04 VIEWFINDER What do cowboys and photographers have in common?
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Arizona oddities, attractions and...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2008

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the Grand Canyon’s mule master, great sushi...
    • Arizona Highways, December 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 2008

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a cozy place to spend the holidays, one of...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 2009

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Arizona’s classic guitar hero, the do’s and...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1997

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 1997

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop Never grab a snake by the hips.
      04 HOPIS , THE ANCIENT PUEBLO PEOPLE The Hopi people live in distinctive, compact towns , pueblos in Spanish. Some of their...
    • Arizona The New State Magazine, 1911

    • Reaves, John Arden (pub.)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The New State Magazine, 1911, Vol. 1 No. 5-6, March and July; Vol. 2 No. 2-3, November and December
    • Teacher Resource Guide : Arizona State Capitol Museum

    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records. Museum Division
    • Arizona State Capitol Museum; Arizona State Capitol (Phoenix, Ariz.)—History; Arizona--Politics and government--Study and teaching.
    • A guide for teachers bringing students to tour the Arizona State Capitol Museum.
    • Archaeological survey of Verde Valley

    • Gladwin, Winifred, 1889-1965
    • Ceramics; Indian Pottery; Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Antiquities; Kivas; Cliff-dwellings
    • (16,164kb pdf) A survey to the north along the Mogollon Rim and Verde Valley using ruins and sherds to identify distinct cultures- signs of their origins and entry into the region.
    • Cochise culture

    • Sayles, E. B. (Edwin Booth), 1892-1977
    • Cochise culture; Excavations (Archaeology); Paleo-Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (16,792kb pdf) Excavations from the early-to-mid 1930's in southeastern Arizona, southwestern New Mexico and northern Mexico resulted in the classification of a new culture, the Cochise culture.
    • Learning Packet: Genius

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Creative ability; Creative ability -- Bibliography; Genius; Women -- Southwest, New -- Bibliography.
    • "Genius" is a learning packet created to instruct how connecting with our surroundings develops new forms of expression and success. Includes articles, exercises, posters, and event bulletins from the year of publication.
    • Scoping report for the Glen Canyon Dam long-term experimental plan environmental impact statement

    • United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Upper Colorado Region.
    • Dams--Environmental aspects--Arizona; Water resources development--Environmental aspects--Arizona;
    • 31 pages (PDF version). File size: 276.095 KB. One of a series of documents relating to plans for changing water flow at Arizona's Glen Canyon Dam. The document includes analysis of public comments to show what environmental issues connected to...
    • Preparing for drought in the 21st century

    • United States. National Drought Policy Commission.
    • Drought relief -- Law and legislation -- United States; Drought relief -- Government policy -- United States
    • 60 pages (PDF version). File size: 27146.209 KB. Note that this is an extremely large file and make take some time to download. Former Scottsdale mayor Sam Kathryn Campana was a member of the committee. Another member is from the Arizona county...
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (17,796kb, 13,414kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • 1947 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1947
    • 1949 Flagstaff All-Indian Powwow Program

    • Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce
    • Flagstaff--History; Powwows--Arizona--Flagstaff; Powwows--Pictorial works; Festivals--Arizona--Flagstaff; Indians of North America--Rites and ceremonies; Indians of North America--Social life and customs; Indians of North America--Pictorial works;...
    • Program of events for the annual Flagstaff All-Indian Pow Wow, 1949
    • Tree-ring analysis: tree-rings and droughts

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Indians of North America; Pueblo Indians; Archaeological dating; Droughts; Climatology; Tree-rings; Dendrochronology
    • (6,255kb pdf) Examination of the validity of the commonly accepted tree-ring drought theory as applied by archaeologists in establishing timeslines for the various cultures in the Southwest.
    • Effect Of Drought

    • Unknown
    • Landscape photography -- Nebraska -- Columbus; Droughts
    • "Effect of drought, 1934 Near Columbus, Nebr. Along boundary of Great Plains, and Cent. Farmland"
    • Platte River Valley

    • Unknown
    • Landscape photography -- Nebraska -- Platte River Valley; Droughts
    • "Platte R. Valley, Central Nebr. Effect of drought, 1934."
    • Ellison Family History

    • Nathan Ellison and Lynna Deal
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 19th century; Arizona History 20th Century; Gila County (Ariz.); Biography; Cattle--West (U.S.)--History; Ranching History of Gila County; Ranch managers--Arizona; U.S. Forest Service; Lion...
    • Following the Civil War, Colonel Jess Ellison moved to Texas. Feeling crowded there, he then drove a huge herd of cattle to the open spaces of the Tonto Basin and Rim Country of Arizona in the mid 1880s. He later established the enormous "Q"...
    • Bixby Family History, Part 2

    • Bixby, Steve and Dorothy
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Arizona History 19th century; Arizona History 20th Century; Gila County (Ariz.); Biography; Cattle--West (U.S.)--History; Ranching History of Gila County; Ranch managers--Arizona; U.S. Forest Service; Salt River...
    • In Part 2, Steve Bixby Jr. talks about his life, his childhood and of partnering with his dad, Steve Sr. on the ranch. Steve was the last of the family tradition of being born in California. He grew up the only boy with 6 sisters. He remembers...
    • Annual report / Central Arizona Project

    • Central Arizona Project (U.S.).
    • Central Arizona Project (U.S.)--Periodicals; Water resources development--Arizona--Periodicals; Water supply--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Published annually.
    • 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...

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