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    • 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: 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...
    • 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
    • Arizona Highways, February 2010

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a Q&A with country-music legend Tanya...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2010

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a meat-lovers’ holy grail in Tucson, the wily...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2011

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including the spirited owner of Rosie’s Den near...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2011

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a nonconformist named Sjors who counts...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2004

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

      Contents:
      2 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 COVER/PORTFOLIO: BACK ROADING ACROSS ARIZONA Writer Charles Bowden and photographer Jack...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1996

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

      Contents:
      2 Along the Way, The faithful seek miracles at Mission San Xavier, by Kathleen Walker.
      3 Letters to the Editor.
      4 DeGrazia: Portrait of a Colorful, Unorthodox Artist, by Karen...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1995

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1995

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Some say Sedona resonates with concentrations of electrical, magnetic, and New Age vibrational energy.
      3 LETTERS
      4 JEEP TOURING Four-wheeling gets you to places you may...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1992

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Tired of that limp gray stuff for breakfast?
      3 LETTERS
      4 PROFILE. JOHN WAYNE IN ARIZONA: THE UNTOLD STORY Text by Ray Ring. His affection for the people and the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1992

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY A nomadic adolescent lifestyle, while rife with diversity, is not necessarily filled with trauma.
      3 LETTERS
      4 OUTDOOR RECREATION. LAND NAVIGATION AMONG THE PINES Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, October 1990

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 OUTDOOR ADVENTURE. Explore the Arizona Trail Text by Rose Houk. Photographs by Michael Collier. From the Mexican border, across wilderness areas, mountains,...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1991

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Expressions of love sometimes come in most unusual ways.
      3 LETTERS
      4 FISHING. JOURNAL OF A REPENTANT TROUT FISHERMAN Text by Don Dedera. A former editor and longtime...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1989

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 THE APACHE TRAIL by Joseph E. Brown. State Route 88, central Arizona’s most popular byway, offers 45 miles of breathtaking desert, mountain, lake, and...
    • Arizona Highways, October  1931

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

      Contents:
      3 First Link in Grand Canyon Highway Nears Completion, by Stanley A. Day.
      4 Phoenix Warehouse Is Center for All Supplies, by W.M. Murray, Warehouse Superintendent.
      5 Phoenix Shop Builds...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1988

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 HORSES OF ARIZONA by Joan Baeza. From all parts of our state, a report on the fierce, the proud, the mild: from mountain mustang to Thoroughbred and...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1987

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 WATER AND THE DESERT DWELLER by Dennis B. Farrell. Faced with relentless population growth and limited water supplies, some Southwesterners are developing...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1987

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 THE PLATEAU, THE RIM COUNTRY, THE BASIN AND RANGE by Charles Bowden. Scholars picked the terms for these three physiographic provinces of Arizona. But...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1985

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1985

      Contents:
      2 HIKE ARIZONA by Robert Whitaker.
      12 THE MAN WHO WALKED THROUGH TIME by Colin Fletcher.
      22 STALKING WILDLIFE WITH BINOCULAR AND CAMERA Text and photography by James Tallon.
      30...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1984

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, February 1984

      Contents:
      1 CONTENTS
      3 LA CIUDAD. UNEARTHING THE FIRST PHOENIX. BENEATH A MODERN CITY AN ANCIENT CULTURE SURRENDERS ITS TIMELESS SECRETS. Story by Natalie Waugh. Photography by Jeff Kida.
      12...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1983

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

      Contents:
      2 LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA With the creation of Hoover Dam, the raging Colorado River was tamed and a wild frontier lost forever. But then a small miracle happened. By Bill...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1983

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

      Contents:
      2 GENERAL GADSDEN’S PURCHASE Two former generals clash over a multi-million-dollar real estate deal for a desert that most felt “not even a wolf could make a living upon.” A real-life...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1983

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

      Contents:
      2 SCOTTSDALE! by Maggie Wilson. Photography by J. Peter Mortimer.
      22 SNOW HIKING-ARIZONA STYLE by Karen Thure.
      28 RANCH THANKSGIVING. WHEN THE WORK’S ALL DONE by Joan Baeza.
      36...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, January 1980

      Contents:

      2 The Valley of the Shadows The early Mexican people along the border had a very special name for the trail through the Santa Cruz Valley. They called it "The Deadmen's Highway."
      4...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1980

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, February 1980

      Contents:

      2 Legends in Levi's A close look at the Arizona cowboy of yesterday and today.
      12 Women of the West To live the life of the frontier ranch wife called for a special kind of courage....
    • Arizona Highways, October 1997

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

      Contents:

      2 Letters
      3 Along the Way Lake Bidahochi dominated Arizona till the Earth erupted.
      4 BIRDS- Bonita Creek Birding Far off the beaten path in Graham County lies the best-kept...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1997

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

      Contents:

      2 Letters
      3 Wit Stop Never grab a snake by the hips.
      4 HOPIS , THE ANCIENT PUEBLO PEOPLE The Hopi people live in distinctive, compact towns , pueblos in Spanish. Some of their homes...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 1998

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 ALONG THE WAY Suddenly the truck breaks down, and you're stranded in the heart of an Arizona desert. What do you do now? Not what our author did.
      4 travel AFOOT IN THE...
    • Arizona Highways, July 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, July 1998

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 Along the Way On July 4, 1848, the U.S. acquired 522,000 square miles of land, including Arizona north of the Gila River.
      4 recreation CLUFF RANCH WILDLIFE REFUGE The...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, August 1998

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP The whimsical versifying on Boot Hill's gravestones leads our author to write terminal punch lines for some annoyances he'd like to see gone from his life.
      4...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1999

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, August 1999

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP Jackalopes make a good living posing for postcards , but our author, gullible to the end, reserves judgment on their authenticity.
      4 caving LOST IN CAVE OF THE...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1999

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, March 1999

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP Arizona's the place to retire. But not all of its citizens are seniors. Even some of us who may look retired are not. There are some who fail to recognize...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2000

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, April 2000

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP Growing older is a joking matter - especially if you're writing for Bob Hope or George Burns.
      4 ON THE ROAD This month's look back at the pages and people of...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2000

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 2000

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP Stopping to ask for directions while exploring the state can prove exasperating.
      4 ON THE ROAD This month's look back at the pages and people of Arizona...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2005

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP: Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 TRAVEL/COVER In four of Arizona’s national forests, visitors who want panoramic...
    • Arizona Highways,  January 2006

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 ALL WHO WANDER Snowplowing into sibling rivalry.
      4 VIEWFINDER The land connects photographer and a friend.
      5 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities,...
    • Arizona Highways, November 2006

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 ALL WHO WANDER Pieces of the past deserve their place in history and on the land.
      4 VIEWFINDER Esther Henderson and other top photographers have...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2006

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 ALL WHO WANDER Awe in the heart of the Earth.
      4 VIEWFINDER We found our Mittens, and the thumb is okay .
      5 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      8-42...
    • 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.
    • Arizona Highways, April 2008

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including cowboy chef Robert McGrath, Suns announcer Al...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1978

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 1978

      Contents:

      2 Grand Canyon - My Religion The last interview with Emery C. Kolb, the man who for 55 years explored and photographed the innermost depths of the "Grandest Canyon of Them All."
      6...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2002

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, March 2002

      Contents:

      2 E-MAIL AND LETTERS
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 ADVENTURE Conquering Fears Hiking the remote Grandview and New Hance trails into...
    • Arizona Highways, February 2002

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, February 2002

      Contents:

      2 E-MAIL AND LETTERS
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 RECREATION Canyons of the Catalinas Pools and wildlife lurk in the chasms of...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2002

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, April 2002

      Contents:

      2 E-MAIL AND LETTERS
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 TRAVEL Clandestine Canyon Explore the unadulterated beauty of the north country's...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2002

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, September 2002

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 Cochise's Bloody Ambush While Apache warriors shot arrows down on them, the...
    • Arizona Highways, April 2001

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, April 2001

      Contents:

      2 E-MAIL AND LETTERS
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 RECREATION Natural Springs of the Grand Canyon Counting on locating water sources...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1976

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, August 1976

      Contents:

      American Indian Artists Series
      3 A Brief Introduction to Southwest Indian Art
      5 Film Makers' Reflections
      13 Charles Loloma
      15 Fritz Scholder
      33 R.C. Gorman
      35...
    • 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 1997

    • Harnagel, Sandy (ed.)
    • Arizona Authors Association; Literary magazine--Arizona
    • Winning entries in the 1997 Arizona Authors Association Literary Contest in unpublished categories in Short Story, Poetry, and Essay.
      Table of Contents:
      ESSAY
      The Chocolate Bar by Liza Guzman 1
      Lightening, and Monsters and Bugs, Oh...

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