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    • Arizona Highways, August 1998

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
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    • 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, September 1994

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

      Contents:

      2 Along the Way Nobody doesn't like Mexican food.
      3 Letters
      4 Indians A.D. 1250- Arizona's Five Lost Tribes "By 1450 the Anasazi, Hohokam, Salado, Mogollon, and Sinagua...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1995

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY What’s in a name? Plenty, say Apaches who are slowly working toward substituting Apache place-names for English terms.
      3 LETTERS
      4 TRAVEL. COMING SOON: THE GREAT...
    • 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 1993

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Public sculpture and urban blight are often the same horse with a different color.
      3 LETTERS
      4 THE COVER. THE CASE OF THE BUMBLING BANDITS When neophyte train robbers...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2000

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP "Perret the Penman" is not the kind of nickname that achieves immortality.
      4 ON THE ROAD Revisit John Hance, Arizona's most celebrated liar; go foraging with...
    • Arizona Highways, July 2006

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 ALL WHO WANDER
      4 VIEWFINDER Great photographers dispense pithy pearls.
      5 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      8 THE HIGH LIFE by Brendan Leonard. Hardy hikers...
    • Arizona Highways, October 2007

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 EDITOR’S LETTER
      4 VIEWFINDER It’s always best to “be prepared.”
      5 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Arizona oddities, attractions and pleasures.
      8 SPECTACULAR SCENIC...
    • 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, May 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, May 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 Arizona’s first “cactus cop,” the D’Backs’...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2009

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 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 old-school lodging (literally) in Globe,...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1997

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

      Contents:

      2 Letters
      3 Along the Way For those in need of inspiration, check out this overachieving spider.
      4 COVER STORY Round a bout Paria Canyon "I was doing the Paria in my Own...
    • 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 in...
    • 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, September 2004

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

      Contents:
      2 LETTERS & E-MAIL
      3 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP
      6 ADVENTURE: RIM-TO-RIVER TREK Two hardy Grand Canyon backpackers pick their way through rocky and difficult Rider Canyon to reach an...
    • Arizona Highways, September 2012

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

      Contents:


      2 EDITOR’S LETTER
      3 CONTRIBUTORS
      4 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
      5 THE JOURNAL People, places and things from around the state, including photographers Josef Muench and Dawn Kish;...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1996

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

      Contents:
      2 Along the Way, Searching the Bay Area for the Grave of Wyatt Earp, by Larry Tritten.
      3 Letters to the Editor.
      4 Ben Johnson: This all-around cowboy, champion roper, stuntman, and...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1995

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY A composer’s brilliant sketches captured the true spirit of the Golly Gulch.
      3 LETTERS
      4 PEOPLE. THE MUENCHES The photographic careers of Josef and David Muench are...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1995

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Harsh lessons in the struggle for survival occur daily just outside the door.
      3 LETTERS
      4 FLAGSTAFF COUNTRY CALLS Tour one of the old town’s oldest institutions: Lowell...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1994

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY At Petrified Forest National Park, Thou Shalt Not Steal is a haunting refrain.
      3 LETTERS
      4 INDIAN CEREMONIAL. HOPI INDIAN DAY At Polacca Day School, the hubbub starts. The...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1993

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

      Contents:
      2 ALONG THE WAY Mexican folklore allows that spirits wander dry riverbeds at sundown. Maybe that accounts for this strange tale.
      3 LETTERS
      4 THE COVER. LOOKING FOR YESTERDAY IN THE CERBATS...
    • Arizona Highways, March 1990

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 THE TUCSON BOYS CHORUS by Jon Kamman. One of the oldest and best-known community-sponsored boys choirs in America turns 50.
      10 ARIZONA’S SWEET BEES by...
    • Arizona Highways, April 1988

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 PILGRIMAGE TO HAVASUPAI by Rosanne Keller. Deep in the Grand Canyon lies the home of “the people of the blue-green water.” Join author Keller as she shares...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1988

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 BICYCLE TOURING by Joseph Stocker. The name of the game is fun. Combine that with healthy exercise and lots of exposure to the scenic outdoors, and you get a...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1988

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      3 LETTERS
      4 WICKENBURG AT 125 by Jerry Eaton. Like many a community founded on a mineral strike, Wickenburg might be only a ghost town today had it not been for a...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1987

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

      Contents:
      2 EDITOR’S PAGE
      4 EMIL HAURY, ARCHEOLOGIST by Carle Hodge. Haury did not invent Southwestern archeology, but he has contributed more than anyone else toward an understanding of the past...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1986

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

      Contents:
      4 FROM TUCSON WITH LOVE
      38 FOOTLOOSE IN HISTORIC TUCSON
      44 ARIZONIQUES
      46 BOOKS
      48 LETTERS
    • 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, December 1983

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

      Contents:
      2 AMERICA’S PREMIER HOLIDAY CARD.
      15 SOUTHWEST CHRISTMAS. Story by Vicky Hay.
      16 COWBOYS CAN BE SENTIMENTAL, TOO.
      20 HOW AMERICA EMBRACED THE GREETING CARD by Maggie...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1982

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, June 1982

      Contents:
      2 FLAGSTAFF Northern Arizona’s growing vital community where the people are friendly, the air is clean, and the climate is great.
      12 THE MUSEUM OF NORTHERN ARIZONA This beautiful gem of the...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1997

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

      Contents:

      2 Letters
      3 Along the Way A coyote delighted in finding one more foolish than himself.
      4 TRADING POSTS, A VANISHING TRADITION Trading posts, once the main commercial outlets on...
    • Arizona Highways, December 1998

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP To most, the motto of the season is "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year." But not for author Gene Perret. His rallying cry also is a common saying, but one...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1999

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP The faint echo of an Abbott and Costello routine can be heard in this months column.
      4 cover THE RED ROCKS OF NAVAJOLAND In this hard-to-get-to valley, the...
    • Arizona Highways, September 1999

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP Red golf shorts have a unique way of hiding - or is there more to it?
      4 indians HOPI ARTISTRY: A MEETING OF TWO WORLDS The blending of an ancient culture...
    • Arizona Highways, June 1999

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP The next time you see a saguaro, let it stir your imagination.
      4 travel ADVENTURE ON THE LITTLE COLORADO Come along with author Douglas Kreutz as he treks the...
    • Arizona Highways, May 1999

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

      Contents:

      2 LETTERS
      3 WIT STOP "At a small cafe in Florence, I noticed they had rum-raisin ice cream. I love rum-raisin ice cream. It contains two of my favorite flavors: rum and more rum. The...
    • 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...
    • Arizona Highways, May 2007

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

      Contents:


      2 DEAR EDITOR
      3 ALL WHO WANDER How about them toad suckers?
      4 VIEWFINDER What do cowboys and photographers have in common?
      5 TAKING THE OFF-RAMP Arizona oddities, attractions...
    • Arizona Highways, March 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, March 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 the coolest diner in Phoenix, the history of...
    • Arizona Highways, August 2008

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation
    • Arizona Highways, August 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 a look at the landmark case that brought...
    • 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...
    • Arizona Highways, January 1978

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

      Contents:

      3 The Miracle of Hopi Corn A centuries-old story, rich in tradition, of deep abiding faith and a millenium of living in harmony with the land.
      16 Bae Two hundred years ago a...
    • Arizona Highways, August 1978

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

      Contents:

      2 Shepherd of the Open Range A glimpse of the fast disappearing life on the trail of one of the last of Arizona's Basque sheepherders.
      10 An Old and Honorable Art Dedicated...
    • Arizona Highways, November 1979

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, November 1979

      Contents:

      4 Yuma Yesterday Personalities, some famous, some not so famous, since the first Spaniard arrived in 1540.
      10 Camino del Diablo The Southwest's oldest recognized trail earned it's...
    • Arizona Highways, February 1977

    • Arizona Highways Magazine
    • Arizona; Arizona Highways Magazine; Arizona Department of Transportation;
    • Arizona Highways, February 1977

      Contents:

      2 Taken With Tokens A serious collector's romance with the not-always-genuine tokens of Arizona's territorial days.
      12 The Past Lives in Wickenburg A fast-paced tour of one of the...
    • Arizona The State Magazine, 1917

    • Scott, C.S. (ed.); Westfall, A.H. (Pres.)
    • Arizona; History
    • Arizona The State Magazine Vol 7 No. 4-12, February-October 1917 and Vol 8 No. 1-2 November-December 1917
    • ATRC research notes

    • Arizona Transportation Research Center
    • Transportation--Arizona; Transportation and state--Arizona;
    • This title contains one or more publications.

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