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    • Mexican Immigration Article

    • Lopez, Henry
    • Agricultural Laborers -- Arizona -- 20th Century -- History
    • Re-print of article, "Here They Come Again: A Mexican View of the Wetback Problem". Article describes the U.S. - Mexico agreement to allow 100,000 braceros to enter the U.S. to help farmers in the Southwest. Originally from "Frontier Magazine":...
    • Indian Country: Essays

    • 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.
    • A booklet containing two scholarly essays, “Inventing the American Indian,” by Bernard L. Fontana and “From Bad Guy to Good Guy: The southwestern Indian in Fiction,” by C. L. Sonnichsen, examining the changing American perception of the Native...
    • Indian Country: Articles

    • 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; Indians of North America – Literary Collections
    • Original source material concerning Native American ceremonies as witnessed and reported on by non-native observers. Includes photographs. 23 pages (unpaginated)
    • 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...
    • Out West: Program Ideas for Public Libraries

    • 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
    • Booklet containing aids for planning public humanities programs around the theme of “Out West.” Booklet, illustrated with photos and a map, is 16 pages, and also includes a loose bookmark reading list.
    • Out West: Articles

    • 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
    • Booklet contains the illustrated travel journal of William Henry Bishop, who recorded his observations for an eastern audience as he made his way across southern Arizona. 16 pages.
    • 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...
    • Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico

    • Sayles, E. B. (Edwin Booth), 1892-1977
    • Archaeological surveying; Indians of Central America; Architecture, Prehistoric; Indian pottery; Pottery, Prehistoric; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (36,648kb pdf) Archaeological survey of Chihuahua, Mexico to determine the culture groups that may have inhabited or influenced the development of culture in the area.
    • Kivas of the Tusayan ruin Grand Canyon Arizona

    • Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992
    • Archaeological surveying; Indians of North America; Hopi Indians; Kivas; Pueblos; Cliff-dwellings
    • (8,765kb pdf) Archaeological survey of the ruins near the Grand Canyon- specifically, the ruins of 2 kivas located near the pueblos
    • Poster: Sonoran Heritage Program

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Arizona -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Arizona -- History -- 20th century; Cities and towns -- Arizona -- Tucson -- History; Arizona -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Anecdotes; Clothing and dress; Costume -- Arizona;...
    • A poster advertising the Sonoran Heritage program, with a brief description of materials, resources and contacts.
    • Prescott, Yavapai County

    • Unknown
    • Arizona -- History -- To 1912; Postal service -- Arizona – History; Postmarks – Arizona; Cancellations (Philately) – Arizona; Covers (Philately) – Arizona; Postal stationery
    • Cancelled postal stationery entire mailed from Prescott, Ariz., Sep 3, 1885. On May 30, 1864 the citizens held a meeting on Granite Creek and established the town. Prescott resulted from the establishment of the territory of Arizona. Gov. John...
    • Interview with Marshall Trimble

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • Interview with Marshall Trimble from the series, "Arizona's Marshall," North Valley Magazine. "He has sung with the likes of Waylon Jennings and the Oak Ridge Boys, written twenty-one books, and taught Southwestern history for years. Read all...
    • Martha Summerhayes:  Frontier Army Bride

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "Martha Summerhayes: Frontier Army Bride," North Valley Magazine. "The Temperature was 122 degrees in the shade, the drinking water was 86 degrees, and the butter poured like oil. The spoiled food caused the refrigerator to stink...
    • The Palace on Whiskey Row

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "The Palace on Whiskey Row," North Valley Magazine
    • Education in Early Arizona

    • Trimble, Marshall
    • Arizona--History; Trimble, Marshall
    • "Education in Early Arizona," North Valley Magazine.
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

      Contents:

      02 NOGALES A close-up look at the twin cities of the South, the gateway to colorful Mexico.
      14 BACK ROAD TO THE SILVER KINGS A round-trip tour of the glorious ghost towns of the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 1981

      Contents:

      02 SEDONA Elegance and polish plus a down-to-earth hominess combine to create a thriving town with a rich Western atmosphere.
      08 ART THRIVES IN RED ROCK COUNTRY Today more than 200...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 1981

      Contents:

      02 OLD TUCSON Where countless cinema badmen died with their boots on is still very much alive and breathing in Southern Arizona.
      10 FILMED IN ARIZONA From flickering one-reel...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 1981

      Contents:

      03 THE FIRST SOUTHWESTERNERS Introducing the people of the past: the Hohokam, Mogollon, and Anasazi.
      08 ON THE ROAD TO RUINS A colorful and exciting guided tour of the places where...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1981

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, December 1981

      Contents:
      “Seasons Greetings” holiday issue.
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2008

    • Martin, Gayle (ed.); Manville, Greta (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2008 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories of Poetry, Essays, Short Stories, Novels as well as Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction. This was the first year with a color cover....
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 1995

    • Harnagel, Sandy (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 1995 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      Essay
      Strike One by Laura L. Post 5
      When Property Becomes Peril by Erec Toso...
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, Fall 2001

    • Schartz, Vijaya (ed.); Heathcotte, Toby (contest coordinator)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 2001 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay, Novel, Poetry, and Short Story. This was the first year that Published Fiction and Published Nonfiction were added as categories....
    • Arizona Literary Magazine, 2014

    • Blake, Elizabeth, Editor
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in 2014 Arizona Authors Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Article/Essay/True Stories, Novel, Poetry, Short Story and in published categories of Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Literature.
    • "Figures from Arizona's Past" Exhibit

    • Unknown
    • Arizona State Capitol (Phoenix, Ariz.); Historical museums; Civic and government museums
    • Diverse peoples forged this multi-faceted landscape we call Arizona. Each imprinted an indelible mark on our culture, society, economy, traditions and laws. All of these people played a role in forming the state we live in today. They forged...
    • Arizona Libraries Number 3 Fall 1989

    • State of Arizona Department of Library Archives and Public Records
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • Table of Contents
      Up Front: Inside this Issue
      The Mountain By Platt Cline
      Who? When? Where? By Lawrence Clark Powell
      Concerning an End to His Life By Alberto Rios
      Books that Made the Difference By Gordon and Patricia...
    • ASLA Newsletter March, 1979 03

    • Arizona State Library Association
    • Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
    • This issue of the Arizona State Library Association includes summaries of past meetings, a list of future conferences, events and meetings and a copy of the Library Bill of Rights.
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 19, 2013

    • Arizona. Office of Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • Arizona Administrative Register. Volume 20, 2014

    • Arizona. Office of Secretary of State.
    • Delegated legislation--Arizona--Periodicals; Executive orders--Arizona--Periodicals.
    • The Arizona Administrative Register (A.A.R.) is an official publication of the state of Arizona and contains the rulemaking activity of the state’s agencies, including proposed, final, emergency, summary, and exempt rules. The Secretary of State’s...
    • 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.
    • Adopted budget and annual report / Mohave County

    • Mohave County (Ariz.)
    • Budget--Arizona-Mohave County; Finance, Public--Arizona--Mohave County; Mohave County (Ariz.)--Appropriations and expenditures;
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Schedule of proposed action (SOPA). Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests.

    • United States. Forest Service. Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests.
    • Forest reserves--Arizona--Periodicals; Forest management--Arizona--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. SOPA reports contain a list of proposed actions that will begin or are currently undergoing environmental analysis and documentation. They are available for all states on the USDA's webpage at...
    • Schedule of proposed action (SOPA).  Tonto National Forest.

    • United States. Forest Service. Tonto National Forest.
    • Forest reserves–Arizona—Periodicals; Forest management--Arizona--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. The Schedule of Proposed Actions provides a list of proposals that will begin or are undergoing environmental analysis and documentation so that people can become aware of and indicate their interest...
    • Desert sentinel: the magazine of Operation Jumpstart ~ Arizona

    • Arizona. National Guard. Operation Jumpstart-Arizona. Public Affairs Office.
    • Border patrols--Mexican-American Border Region
    • This title contains one or more publications. Formerly Securus. "This magazine tells the story of our Desert Sentinels, standing watch over the border and those who support Operation Jump Start - Arizona".
    • Department of the Interior (DOI) U.S.-Mexico Border Field Coordinating Committee (FCC) newsletter

    • U.S.-Mexico Border Field Coordinating Committee
    • Public health--Mexican-American Border Region; Environmental health--Mexican-American Border Region; Environmental protection--Mexican-American Border Region; Border security--Mexican-American Border Region
    • This title contains one or more publications. Col. Ill. Established in August 1994,the mission of the United States–Mexico Border Field Coordinating Committee (the FCC) is to identify and facilitate opportunities to communicate and coordinate at...
    • 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...
    • Small business profile, Arizona

    • United States. Small Business Administration. Office of Advocacy.
    • Small business--Arizona--Periodicals; Small business--Arizona--Statistics--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Tribal program newsletter

    • United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Region IX. Tribal Program Office.
    • Environmental protection--California--Periodicals; Environmental protection--Arizona--Periodicals; Environmental protection--Nevada--Periodicals
    • This title contains one or more publications. The webpage notes that "The Tribal Program Office Newsletter is published monthly and circulated among the Tribes within EPA Region 9. The Newsletter contains the latest information concerning Tribal...
    • Arizona women's hall of fame

    • Arizona Historical Society
    • Women--Arizona--History; Women--Arizona--Biography
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Arizona legislative manual

    • Arizona. Legislature. Legislative Council.
    • Arizona. Legislature Handbooks, manuals, etc.; Arizona. Legislature Directories; Arizona--Politics and government;
    • This title contains one or more publications.
    • Annual report / State Trauma Advisory Board

    • Arizona Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
    • Trauma centers--Arizona--Planning; Hospitals--Arizona--Emergency service--Planning;
    • This title contains one or more publications. The State Trauma Advisory Board (STAB) created persuant to A.R.S. 36-2222 is an advisory body to the Director of the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS). STAB is comprised of health care...

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