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    • Oral History with Paul Sapp, January 28 and February 3, 2011

    • Sapp, Paul
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Airplane ambulances--Arizona; Swimming pool industry--Arizona;
    • Paul Sapp grew up in Phoenix, Arizona. In this interview, he talks about his family, the animals they raised, and the many people and businesses he knew growing up. Mr. Sapp graduated from North High School in 1958 and talks some about his school...
    • Arizona Highways, January 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 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 Arizona’s iconic suffragette; one of the best...
    • Oral History with Robert Kravetz, April 21, 2011

    • Kravetz, Robert
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Phoenix Indian Medical Center; Physicians--Arizona--Biography;
    • Dr. Robert Kravetz was born in New York City and grew up in New Jersey. He is a specialist in Gastroenterology (digestive diseases). Dr. Kravetz first came to Phoenix in 1961 as part of Public Health to work at the Phoenix Indian Hospital for two...
    • Oral History Interview with Ángel Cabrera.

    • Cabrera, Ángel,
    • Thunderbird School of Global Management; Glendale (Ariz.)
    • Interview with Ángel Cabrera, President of the Thunderbird School of Global Management (2004-present) located in Glendale, AZ.
    • Arizona Highways, August 1958

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 1958

      Contents:
      Full issue: Indians of Arizona, by Raymond Carlson, Clara Lee Tanner and Ed Ellinger.
    • Oral History with Carol Padwe, May 17, 2011

    • Padwe, Carol
    • Scottsdale (Ariz.); Finance, Personal Planning; Library planning--Arizona
    • Carol Padwe moved to Scottsdale, Arizona in 1974. She is the first vice-president of a Wall Street firm and works with families, overseeing and coordinating their financial affairs. Ms. Padwe currently serves on the Scottsdale Public Library Board...
    • 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...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

      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 Q&A with country-music legend Tanya...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1949

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 1949

      Contents:
      1. Arizona’s College in the Pines: Our college at Flagstaff is now celebrating 50 years of service. By Melvin Hutchinson.
      3. Editor’s Letter: Enchanted Land, by Raymond Carlson.
      4....
    • Arizona Highways, March 1943

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 1943

      Contents:
      1. Advice to Those Wanting to Buy a Cattle Ranch in Arizona, by Raymond Carlson.
      2. Coffin Nails for Tojo, by Raymond Carlson.
      3. Editor’s Letter: So Gentle the Breezes of March, by...
    • Arizona Highways, January 2008

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

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL Frank Kush talks ASU football, the Rock Springs Café sells pies that take the cake, and the Hotel...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2010

      Contents:
      04 EDITOR’S LETTER
      05 CONTRIBUTORS
      06 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      07 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a Grand Canyon mystery that has baffled...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 1931

      Contents:
      3. Betterments Keep Old Roads Up to Date.
      5. Traffic Changes Quality of Highways.
      6. Cochise County Opens Its New Building.
      7. Road Oils Are Passed by Laboratory Tests, by J.W....
    • Oral History with Rita Hamilton, March 31, 2011

    • Hamilton, Rita
    • Scottsdale Public Library; Library administration--Arizona
    • Rita Hamilton is the Director of the Scottsdale Public Library. In this interview, she talks about her childhood, family, education, and why she choose to be a librarian. Mrs. Hamilton has worked in various libraries around the state of Arizona,...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2012

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2012

      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 place we like to call “Dog Heaven” down in...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2013

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 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 Prescott’s resident ghost and her ghost-cat...
    • Exemplary practices in high-skill U.S. Department of Labor H-1B training programs

    • Barnow, Burt S.
    • High technology industries -- Employees -- Training of -- United States
    • 169 pages (PDF version). File size: 648.897 KB. ETA occasional paper 2003-07. Pima County, Arizona was one of the six projects assessed in this paper, as part of 43 projects funded from the first three rounds of competition in 2000. The other...
    • Perspectives of the Past-Oral history interview with Lucile Porter 2011-07-05

    • Porter, Lucile, 1913-
    • Centenarians--United States--Interviews; Oral history--Arizona; Tucson (Ariz.)--History--Anecdotes; Volunteer workers in social service--Arizona
    • Lucille Porter recounts her life in Tucson, Arizona beginning with her relocation in 1966. Her experiences in Tucson include being a schoolteacher at the Veterans Affairs (VA), as well as being a student at the Southern Arizona Association for the...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 2010

      Contents:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including Tucson’s best gelato spot, according to...
    • 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, 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 2005

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 2005

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 ALL WHO WANDER Paying the price for taking a stand.
      04 VIEWFINDER A people photographer with a rare knack.
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities,...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 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 final farewell for an Arizona icon,...
    • Oral History with Sister Michael Wilson, January 31, 2011

    • Wilson, Sister Michael
    • Winslow (Ariz.); Navajo Indian Reservation; Education--Navajo County (Ariz.); Teaching; Interpersonal relations and culture; Siena Heights University; Powwows
    • Sister Michael Wilson is a Dominican nun who moved to Arizona in 1972 to teach. In this interview, Wilson shares how spending her childhood and beginning her career as a teacher in Michigan helped prepare her for working in the West. Wilson...
    • Oral History Interview with Roy A. Herberger, Jr.

    • Herberger, Roy A., Jr.
    • Thunderbird School of Global Management; Glendale (Ariz.)
    • Interview with Roy A. Herberger, Jr., former President of the Thunderbird School of Global Managment (1989-2004) located in Glendale, AZ.
    • Arizona Highways, February 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 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 profile of Susie Yazzie, the matriarch of...
    • Oral History with Ruth Glass, January 13, 2011

    • Glass, Ruth
    • Tucson (Ariz.); Animal rights activists; Cooperative stores; Political activists
    • Ruth Glass was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1920. As a young mother, Ms. Glass moved to Tucson, Arizona for the benefit of her youngest son, who suffered from a debilitating asthma. This interview chronicles her life in Arizona. After years as...
    • Oral History with Roy Chavez, March 23, 2011

    • Chavez, Roy
    • Superior (Ariz.)--history; Mining--Arizona--Pinal County; Segregation in education--Arizona--Pinal County; Barbers--Arizona; Mexican Americans--Arizona
    • Roy Chavez has lived his entire life in and around Superior, Arizona. His Mother, Yolanda (Castro) Chavez, taught school and his father, Raymond Chavez, had a barber shop on Main Street. Mr. Chavez talks about growing up in Superior, his education...
    • Oral History with Pedro Guerrero, May 14, 2011

    • Guerrero, Pedro E.
    • Mesa (Ariz.); Segregation in education--Arizona--Maricopa County; World War, 1939-1945--Aerial photography; Guerrero, Pedro E.; Photographer--Biography; Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959; Taliesin West (Scottsdale, Ariz.); Calder, Alexander,...
    • Pedro E. Guerrero (1917-2012) grew up in Mesa, Arizona. In this interview he talks about growing up as a Latino in segregated Arizona and the prejudice he faced before and after integration. Mr. Guerrero talks about his family, especially his...
    • Oral History with Martha Hunter, May 3, 2011

    • Hunter, Martha
    • Phoenix (Ariz.)--History; Ranching--Arizona; Civic improvement--Arizona--Phoenix; Vineyards--Arizona
    • Martha Ellen (McGeorge) Hunter was born in 1946 in Phoenix, Arizona. She grew up on the Talwiwi Ranch, for which her father served as General Manager of for 20 years. Talwiwi Ranch was owned by Colonel Bumstead and located near Litchfield Road and...
    • Oral History with Paul Medlock, April 11, 2011

    • Medlock, Paul
    • Superior (Ariz.)--Social Life and customs; Magma Copper Company; Vietnam War, 1961-1975
    • Paul Medlock was born in 1949 and adopted by Ray and Grace Medlock. He grew up in Superior, Arizona, where he still lives today. Mr. Medlock related his early years living in "Smeltertown," a small housing project on the road to the Magma Copper...
    • Oral History with Paul Messinger, April 31, 2011

    • Messinger, Paul
    • Scottsdale (Ariz.)--History; Funeral homes--Arizona; Undertakers and undertaking--Arizona; Arizona. Legislature. House of Representatives; Local government--Arizona--Scottsdale; Water management--Arizona;
    • Paul Messinger was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan and moved to Arizona with his family in 1942. He owns the Messinger Mortuary in Scottsdale, Arizona. Mr. Messinger talks about why he became a mortician and his work in the funeral service over the...
    • Oral History with Elsie Needles, April 29, 2011

    • Needles, Elsie
    • Bullhead City (Ariz.)--History; Museum exhibits--Planning; Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)--History, Local
    • Elsie Needles is a member of the Colorado River Museum. She has a lovely interest in local history. Ms. Needles prepares special displays and presents programs for the museum.
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, January 1972

      Contents:
      1. Editor’s Letter: From Arizona With Love, by Joseph Stacey.
      4. The Institute of American Indian Art: Where a renaissance is preparing to emerge. By Lloyd New.
      6. London Bridge at Home...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, November 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 a profile of the man who single-handedly...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, October 2010

      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 Yarnell couple whose home is crawling with...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 2010

      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 meat-lovers’ holy grail in Tucson, the wily...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2004

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

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 EVENTS: A SHOW OF GOLD: 50TH ANNIVERSARY The Tucson Gem and Mineral Society...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Our writer surveys the length and breadth of the Arizona kitsch market and finds just what she bargained for – and more.
      03 LETTERS
      04 ROCK ART. NAVAJO ROCK ART Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1993

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

      Contents:
      02 ALONG THE WAY When The Phoenix Symphony tackled the music of Mahler’s 8th, it created a phenomenon.
      03 LETTERS
      04 THE COVER. ROOSEVELT LAKE: JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT In July, when the...
    • 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, 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, February 1931

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1931

      Contents:
      3. All Highway Contracts Compel Arizona Labor, by W.R. Hutchins, Office Engineer.
      4. Location of New Globe-Springerville Highway, by Percy Jones Jr., Chief Locating Engineer.
      6. Oil...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2007

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

      Contents:
      02 DEAR EDITOR
      03 EDITOR’S LETTER
      04 VIEWFINDER It’s always best to “be prepared.”
      05 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      08 SPECTACULAR SCENIC...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, September 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 one of the best hippie-run Mexican...
    • 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 Highways, August 1997

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

      Contents:

      02 Letters
      03 Wit Stop Antidepressants for a Grand Canyon mule?
      04 HISTORY The Mormon Battalion At the request of President Polk, Brigham Young assembled a regiment to occupy...

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