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    • JY "EC" Otondo Oral History Interview

    • Otondo, JY "EC"
    • Glendale, AZ: Arizona Communities; Basque Community; Los Angeles, CA; Great Depression; Sheep Ranching;
    • “EC” Otondo was part of one of the first, if not the first sheep families to live in Arizona. He remembers herding his sheep down the trail from northern Arizona to Gilbert. Moving along the San Francisco Peaks into the valley. During this period,...
    • Chaco branch excavations at White Mound and in the Red Mesa Valley

    • Gladwin, Harold S. (Harold Sterling), 1883-1983
    • Archaeological surveying; Pueblo Indians; Indians of North America; Antiquities
    • (17,796kb, 13,414kb pdfs) Describes the excavations and findings at the White Mound and the Red Mesa Valley areas and their significance to the Pueblo cultures.
    • Yabechi Dance Design Blanket

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo blankets.
    • [Forrest:] A very fine Navajo Yabechi Dance design Blanket. Owned by John Verkamp at Verkamp's Curio store. This blanket came from Lukachukai Trading Post, AZ.
    • Relics from Forrest Collection

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Relics.
    • [Forrest:] Door into Cupboard Den. The Bow and Arrows I got from two Navajo Boys in 1902 who had walked from the Carriso Mountains in AZ, 12 miles to Billy Meadows Trading Post on the San Juan River. The Buffalo Horns I bought loose but scraped...
    • Relics from Forrest Collection

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Relics.
    • [Forrest:] East Wall, South End in Den. Top Sword under Tomahawk was found in attic of David Bradford House, South Main St., Washington, Pa. It may have belonged to Bradford. The Large Tomahawk beside the sword was found on the site of Chief...
    • Hopi Men at Trading Post

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Hopi Indians; Trading posts
    • [Forrest:] Hopi men at our camp at Voltz's old trading store at Oraibi.
    • Swastika Design

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo blankets.
    • [Forrest:] Navajo blanket with a large serrated diamond design over almost the entire blanket, and the very unusual design of a double swastika in the center. I never saw a double swastika in this manner before or since. The colors are grey and...
    • Swastika Design

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo blankets.
    • [Forrest:] Navajo blanket with central design of swastika and a U and an inverted U. White, gray and red stripes around the border. I bought this from Babbitt Brothers, Flagstaff, AZ Territory, in the fall of 1907. It was made near Red Lake...
    • Tsegi Trading Post

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo Indian Reservation.
    • [Forrest:] Navajo Hogans at Tsegi Trading Post Built of logs in old time style.
    • Native American Artifacts

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Shields; Bow and arrow.
    • [Forrest:] Navajo Indian shield and spear from AZ in 1926. Navajo bow and arrows from Meadows Trading Post, San Juan River, New Mexico, in 1902. Hopi Dance rattle from AZ in 1926 Pueblo drum from Santa Fe, New Mexico, in 1926. Buffalo horns from...
    • Hopi Meal Trays

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Hopi art
    • [Forrest:] South Wall of Den. The Plaques are Hopi meal trays. I got them in 1907 on the Hopi Reservation, AZ. The Boomerang is a Hopi rabbit hunting stick. I got it on the Hopi Res. in 1907. The Cross is an old Mexican cross. I got it at Santa Fe,...
    • The Elephant Feet Rocks

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo Indian Reservation.
    • [Forrest:] The Elephant Feet Rocks, so called because they resemble elephants feet. Along the road south of Tsegi Trading Post and north of Tonalea (Red Lake) Trading post.
    • The Magic Black Box with the Evil Eye

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Cameras.
    • [Forrest:] The Magic Black Box with the Evil Eye. This was the name given to my 4x5 Tel Photo Poco Camera, by the Navajo Indians at Meadows Trading Post, San Juan River, New Mexico in August 1902. (For full story of this camera see Note Book of...
    • Pine Tree Blanket

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo blankets.
    • [Forrest:] This blanket on the floor of my den I bought from Dave Nard (?), the trader at Tolchaco Mission, on the Little Colorado River, AZ, August 1907. Nard told me the story of its weaving. The squaw who wove it lived not far from the trading...
    • Tuba City Trading Store

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Trading posts
    • [Forrest:] This post was founded by C. H. Alger after the government bought Tuba City From the Mormon colony. Babbitt Brothers of Flagstaff bought the store from Alger and in 1905 installed Samuel Preston as a part owner and manager. This is...
    • Steel Suspension Bridge

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Suspension bridges.
    • [Forrest:] This steel suspension bridge across the gorge of the Little Colorado near the old Tanner Ford is at the present trading post known as Cameron, named for Ralph Cameron, a prominent AZ politician in territorial days. This bridge was built...
    • Crude Rubber

    • Unknown
    • Rubber.
    • "Bringing to a Trading Post crude rubber rolled into balls, moko, punda"
    • Hubbell's Trading Post

    • Unknown
    • Navajo Indians -- Trading posts; Indians of North America -- Southwest, New; Trading posts -- Southwest, New
    • "Hubbell’s trading post at Ganado"
    • Lukachukai Mountains

    • Unknown
    • Geology -- Arizona; Geology, Stratigraphic -- Jurassic; Navajo Indian Reservation (Ariz.)
    • "In Lukaichukai Mts near Lukaichukai Trading Post N. E. Arizona Lukaichukai Canyon"
    • Amazon Indian Merchants

    • Unknown
    • Amazon River Region; Trading
    • "Indian merchants in northern Amazon region, setting out to trade."
    • "Last of the Frontier Merchants"

    • Danson, Edward B.
    • Fur Trade -- Arizona; Trading Posts -- Arizona
    • "Last of the Frontier Merchants" -- Article about the History of Fur Traders and Trading Posts in Arizona. Originally Published in "National Parks Magazine".
    • San Carlos Agency

    • Unknown
    • San Carlos Apache Tribe; Indians of North America--Arizona; Apache Indians--Arizona; San Carlos Indian Reservation (Ariz.)
    • "San Carlos Agency, abandoned about 1925. At mouth of San Carlos R. San Carlos Agency and Trading Post on Terrace of Gila River later submerged by impounded waters from Coolidge Dam."
    • Navajo Reservation

    • Unknown
    • Navajo Indians -- Trading posts; Indians of North America -- Southwest, New; Trading posts -- Southwest, New
    • "Trading post several mi. S of Lukeville, Greasewood Springs. Navajo Reservation."
    • Learning Packet: Power

    • Sonoran Heritage and Tucson Public Library (Pima County Public Library)
    • Power (Social sciences) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Arizona -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    • The "Power" learning packet is designed to provoke thought and discussion on the concept of power, particularly the power of beliefs and personal perspective. This packet contains a series of articles and exercises to help participants explore...
    • Shekayah Guest Ranch brochure

    • Stiles, Jot
    • Communications Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Brochure
    • A brochure detailing facilities and surrounding area on the Navajo Reservation. For a time, well-known cowboys Jessie Smith and Jot Stiles split duties running this large operation.
    • Indian Wells Trading Post

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • A busy day at Indian Wells TP in 1916.
    • Catalogs from the J.L. Hubbell Trading Post and the Burke Navajo Indian Vocational School, 1904.

    • Unknown
    • Navajo blankets; Navajo pottery; Navajo rugs; Navajo jewelery; Boarding schools--New Mexico; Navajo rugs; Navajo jewelry; Navajo artist; Fort Wingate (N.M.)
    • A catalog from J.L. Hubbell Trading post, listing items and prices, photographs and descriptions. Also includes catalog from the Navajo Indian Vocational School in Fort Wingate, New Mexico, inscribed by Sam E. Day, Jr. The school catalog lists...
    • A Child of the Desert

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo children.
    • A child of the desert. A Navajo girl at Little Colorado Trading Post, at Cameron Bridge.
    • A Navajo Silversmith

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo silverwork; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1920-1930.
    • A Navajo silversmith at the Little Colorado Trading Post at Cameron Bridge.
    • Flagstaff Street Scene

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Babbitt Brothers Trading Company; Flagstaff (Ariz.)
    • A street in Flagstaff. [Forrest:] On the left is Babbitt Brothers' store building in which were a number of storerooms on two streets. Each room was a separate department. The outside stairway led to offices on the second floor. This building is...
    • Indian Wells Trading Post staff

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Adil Tone and Miss Sweeney flank Arthur Bailey. To the right is a scale used to weigh the wool.
    • Cedar Springs Post Office

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Adil Tone, employee, with Wallace Bailey, brother to Arthur. Wallace became sole owner of the post in 1920. The murder of Trader Charles Hubbell, J.L.'s brother, touched Cedar Springs Trading Post in 1919. Two Navajo brothers were involved in...
    • Jewelry Tray

    • Unknown
    • Tools and Equipment: Merchandising T&E: Sales-Sample kit, Jewelry
    • After Richard and Dorothy Hunt opened their feed store, they took in so much pawn that Dorothy took to liquidating it on road trips as far away as Oklahoma. She wore out three cars in the process.
    • Interior of Bruchman's Curio Store

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • An view of the interior of Bruchman's Curio Store with just a small amount of its stock.
    • Betty Stiles, Miss Winslow 1938

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Another pagent winner that hailed from Winslow area trading posts, Betty Stiles was named Miss Winslow in 1938. Photograph taken at Castle Butte Trading Post.
    • Arizona Gold Map

    • Hammons, Lee
    • Gold mines and mining; Arizona; Maps
    • Arizona Gold Map: Known Occurances of Gold Lode and Placer Deposits, 1 map, 91 x 77 cm., lode and placer locations designated on highway base map
    • Arrow People Sandpainting Blanket

    • Forrest, Earle R. (Earle Robert), 1883-1969
    • Navajo blankets.
    • Arrow People Sandpainting Blanket used by A-Na-De-Cligy (Blue Eyes), an old medicine man. Value $200.00 [value provided by photographer]. Owned by John Verkamp at Verkamp's Curio Store. Woven by Olta Don De Ason, Old School Boys Wife. [Forrest:]...
    • Arthur and Jennie Bailey

    • Unknown
    • Communication Artifacts: Documentary Artifact: Print, Photographic
    • Arthur and Jennie Bailey, 1915. They purchased the Cedar Springs Trading Post the following year. He went on to be associated with a total of 12 during his lifetime.
    • Indians of Oklahoma.

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Oklahoma. Oklahoma -- History.
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    • Indians Of the Lower Plateau

    • Bureau of Indian Affairs
    • Indians of North America -- Colorado. Indians of North America -- Nevada. Indians of North America -- Utah.
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    • Sketches by Paul Kane in the Indian country, 1845-1848

    • Bushnell, David I. (David Ives)
    • Indians of North America|zNorthwest, Canadian|vPortraits. Indians of North America|zNorthwest, Canadian. Northwest, Canadian|xDescription and travel. Kane, Paul, 1810-1871. Bushnell, David I. (David Ives), 1875-1941.
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