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    • Arizona Highways, January 1999

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP When a man can't find something he's looking right at, who does he call for help? His wife, of course.
      4 travel CORONADO CAVE EXPLORING Yes, there is a cave...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • The onyx found at Mayer is actually an onyx marble, a crystalline form of lime carbonate. Onyx was a popular building and accent material in Europe for centuries, and is now sought after in the United States. Striking one-of-a-kind sinks, as well...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2005

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      3 ALL WHO WANDER
      4 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 ARCHAEOLOGY Devils Chasm Ruin Holds On to Its Mysteries: Only a few...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2009

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

      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 look at Bisbee’s historic Warren Ballpark, a...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • Demand for Mayer Onyx grew in the early 1900s. More than 1 million pounds of onyx were shipped in 1922. The onyx was made into lamp stands, jewelry boxes, church altar rails, tabletops and other ornamental items. In 1927, seven automakers,...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • Mayer Onyx comes in two varieties: Grand Canyon Onyx, with layers of brown, red, white and green; and Black Canyon Onyx, in black, gray, dark brown and white. It takes about one million years to create a foot of the stone. Each layer reflects the...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • One of the first speculators on the site was William “Bucky” O’Neill. O’Neill paid $150 for his one-third share of the mine, and shortly thereafter discovered that the site had one of the richest deposits of onyx in Arizona. In March of 1893,...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1992

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Our writer surveys the length and breadth of the Arizona kitsch market and finds just what she bargained for – and more.
      3 LETTERS
      4 ROCK ART. NAVAJO ROCK ART Text by...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1981

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

      Contents:

      2 SEDONA Elegance and polish plus a down-to-earth hominess combine to create a thriving town with a rich Western atmosphere.
      8 ART THRIVES IN RED ROCK COUNTRY Today more than 200...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2003

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, May 2003

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS AND E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      6 RECREATION Black River Fishing and Feasting It's tough to get there, but an eastern...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • Dynamite does not work when it comes to extracting the stone, it would shatter the onyx. Instead, workers today use a diamond wire saw. They drill three core holes, and then thread a diamond-studded wire through the holes. A machine turns the wire,...
    • Mayer Onyx Quarry

    • Arizona Photograph Company
    • Geology -- Arizona -- Yavapai County. Mayer (Ariz.) -- Photographs. Mayer Onyx Mine.
    • When the Depression hit in 1929, the onyx quarry was shut down. The quarry was dormant for over 70 years until it was reopened in 2003.
    • Summary of actions report

    • Arizona. Dept. of Financial Institutions.
    • Banks and banking--Arizona;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Other title: Arizona State Banking Department Summary of Actions Report for ...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2009

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

      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 look back at Eleanor Roosevelt’s visit to...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 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 visit with Babe Ruth’s daughter, an olive...
    • Arizona Highways, July 2011

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, July 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 man whose name is synonymous with the town...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2004

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

      Contents:
      2 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      6 ENVIRONMENT: FOSSIL CREEK GOING WILD AGAIN By the end of December, this scenic stream in central-Arizona will revert to a natural state as two...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1931

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

      Contents:
      3 National Monuments of State Lure Vacationists.
      4 Do You Believe in Signs? by M.G. Holt, Sign Foreman.
      6 Oil Surfacing as Practiced in Arizona, by George B. Shaffer, District...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1993

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Lillian Wykoff—Jerome’s unheralded heroine.
      3 LETTERS
      4 TRAVEL ADVENTURE. JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN This desolate track through 250 miles of waterless desert where many...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1931

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

      Contents:
      3 Highway Patrol Gets Down to Business, by James M. Hall, Patrol Superintendent.
      4 Traffic Is Biggest Police Problem, by Professor August Vollmer.
      5 Arizona Sets Example in Copper...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1986

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

      Contents:
      THE NEW INDIVIDUALISTS: A SPECTACULAR VISUAL JOURNEY THROUGH THE REALM OF NATIVE AMERICAN FINE ART
    • Arizona Highways, February 1981

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

      Contents:

      2 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, December 1981

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

      Contents:
      “Seasons Greetings” holiday issue.
    • 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, November 1994

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

      Contents:

      2 Along the Way Epitaph for a Small Dog.
      3 Letters
      4 Ghost Towns Ruby of the Atascosas For years what was left of the old mining town was fenced and padlocked, and a sign...
    • Arizona The State Magazine 1923

    • Various
    • Arizona; History
    • In the July issue, the magazine gained a new Director and a new motto, "Arizona: the Land of Tomorrow." Additionally, the format changed to focus on Arizona's resources and add more fiction stories. Arizona the State Magazine Vol 13 No. 3-9,...
    • Arizona Business Directory 1909-10 (Part 5 of 9) - Arizona Cities H-P

    • Gazetteer Publishing Co.
    • Arizona -- Directories; El Paso (Tex.) -- Directories; Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Directories; San Francisco (Calif.) -- Directories; Denver (Colo.) -- Directories;
    • This section of the Business Directory covers the cities Heber, Helvetia, Hereford, Hillside, Holebrook, Holmes, Hooper, Hot Springs, Houck, Huachua, Hubbard, Humboldt, Hunt, Huron, Indian Hot Springs, Iron King, Iron Springs, Jerome, Jersey,...
    • Phoenix City Directory 1899-1900 (Part 2 of 7) - About Maricopa County

    • Phoenix Directory Co.
    • Phoenix (Ariz.) -- Directories; Tempe (Ariz.) -- Directories; Mesa (Ariz.) -- Directories;
    • This section of the Phoenix Directory contains information about Maricopa County including description, agriculture, horticulture, irrigation, mining, climate, healthfulness, as well as more information on Phoenix, Tempe, and Mesa.
    • Group homes for the developmentally disabled by zip code

    • Arizona. Dept. of Health Services. Division of Licensing Services.
    • Developmentally disabled services--Arizona--Directories; Group homes for the developmentally disabled--Arizona--Directories;
    • 38 pages (PDF version). File size: 172.931 KB. "Tuesday, August 01, 2006"
    • Arizona Highways, June 1978

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

      Contents:

      A special 46-page salute to the Rim Country.
      2 The Marvelous Mogollon Rim Sights, sounds, personal adventures and warm recollections plus an informal guided tour of Arizona's unique...
    • Onyx Mine, Mayer

    • Baer, Erwin
    • Mines; Mining
    • Onyx Mine, Mayer; O'Neill, Buckey (owner), Mayer, Joe (owner), Dougherty, Joseph (owner), c. 1890
    • Onyx Mine, Mayer

    • Baer, Erwin
    • Mines; Mining
    • Onyx Mine, Mayer; O'Neill, Buckey (owner), Mayer, Joe (owner), Dougherty, Joseph (owner), c. 1890
    • Onyx Quarry

    • Unknown
    • Mines; Mining
    • Onyx Quarry, Mayer, AZ, c. 1920
    • Onyx Mine, Big Bug

    • Mitchell, D.F.; Baer, Erwin
    • Mines; Mining
    • Onyx Mine, Big Bug, 27 miles east of Prescott, c. 1890
    • Onyx Mine, Big Bug

    • Mitchell, D.F.; Baer, Erwin
    • Mines; Mining
    • Onyx Mine, Big Bug, 27 miles east of Prescott, c. 1890
    • Arizona The New State Magazine, 1912

    • Reaves, John Arden (Pub.) and State Publishing Company (Pub.)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The New State Magazine, 1912, Vol 2 No. 4-12, January-February, April-October; Vol 3 No. 1-2, November-December.
    • Arizona The State Magazine, 1915

    • Scott, C.S. (ed) and Young, Etta Gifford (assoc. ed)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The State Magazine Vol 5 No. 3 and 5-7, January, May, July, October 1915; and Vol 6 No. 1-2, November-December 1915.
    • Arizona mineral resource

    • Arizona. Dept. of Mines and Mineral Resources.
    • Arizona. Dept. of Mines and Mineral Resources--Periodicals; Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications.

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