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    • 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:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 ALL WHO WANDER
      04 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Explore Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      06 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:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 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:
      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, 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...
    • 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:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a look back at Eleanor Roosevelt’s visit to a...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2010

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 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 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:
      02 EDITOR’S LETTER
      03 CONTRIBUTORS
      04 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      05 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including a man whose name is synonymous with the town of...
    • Arizona Highways, June 2004

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

      Contents:
      02 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      03 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      06 ENVIRONMENT: FOSSIL CREEK GOING WILD AGAIN By the end of December, this scenic stream in central-Arizona will revert to a natural state as...
    • 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:
      02 ALONG THE WAY Lillian Wykoff—Jerome’s unheralded heroine.
      03 LETTERS
      04 TRAVEL ADVENTURE. JOURNEY INTO THE UNKNOWN This desolate track through 250 miles of waterless desert where...
    • 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 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, 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, December 1981

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

      Contents:
      “Seasons Greetings” holiday issue.
    • 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.
    • Arizona geology

    • Arizona Geological Survey.
    • Arizona Geological Survey--Periodicals; Geology--Arizona--Periodicals; Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--Periodicals;
    • This title contains one or more publications. Published quarterly.
    • 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....
    • March 17

    • Unknown
    • Mines and mineral resources--Arizona--Santa Rita Mountains
    • The Arizona Daily Star on this date in 1904 reported the discovery of a large body of onyx in the Santa Rita Mountains. The mountains, shown in this undated photo, are located southeast of Tucson.
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 1994

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 1994. Literary Judges: Tom Brazie; Ruth Callahan; Marilyn Hoffs; Marilyn Schiedat; Carmela Arnoldt. Literary Faculty Advisors: Jan Boerner; Betty Hufford; Joy Wingersky. Typing: Dawn Meyer Bieri. Printing: Literary Staff: Bruce...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2000

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • The Traveler, 2000. Literary Staff: Vidal Medina. Literary Editor: Julie Barela. Literary Faculty Advisors: Marion Ekholm; Casey Furlong; Joy Wingersky. Literary Judges: Jane Camp; Johnnie Clemens May; Marla Dinchak-DeSoto; Patrick Haas; Char...
    • "The Traveler" Glendale Community College Literary Magazine, 2008

    • Glendale Community College
    • Glendale Community College (Maricopa County, Ariz.); College students' writings, American--Arizona--Glendale--Periodicals; Creative writing (Higher education)--Periodicals; Short stories, American--Periodicals; American poetry--20th...
    • SThe Traveler, Spring, 2008. Student Literary Editor: Beth Drechsel. Student Literary Staff: Chasity Creasy; Jerry Lavander; Julie Lewis. Community Juror: Timothy Chapman. Student Jurors: Dennis Edwards; Elizabeth Everson; Kathy Wilcox. ...

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