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  • Selections from the A.P. Miller Photograph Collection - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Collection Published by Arizona State Museum The A P Miller Photograph Collection was donated to the Arizona State Museum by Dr Lorraine M Sherer in 1979 A P Miller a railroad engineer from Needles CA was also an avid photographer whose favorite subjects included the Mojave Desert locomotives and the Hualapai and Mojave peoples This selection of 25 photographs of locomotives was taken in California from 1938 1942 A P

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1695.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Selections from the Heard Museum Masterworks Arts and Artists Series - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Arts and Artists Series is an online project launched by an ArtWorks grant from the National Endowment for the Arts The Selections from the Masterworks Arts and Artists Series features art by five Arizona artists which are linked with companion documentary resources The artists included are Narciso Platero Abeyta Rena Begay Charles Loloma Alfred H Qöyawayma and Alberta Susunkewa The Heard Museum Digital Library of which the Masterworks Arts and

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/2149.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Selections from the Morris K. Udall Papers - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    photographic images and documents from the Morris K Udall Collection at the University of Arizona Libraries Special Collections The photographic images and documents showcase Morris K Udall s lifetime service and achievements in Arizona and the United States Morris was born and raised in St Johns Arizona to a well known family As a child Morris attended school and partook in farm work Between 1930s and 1940s Udall was very

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1780.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Selections from the Stewart L. Udall Papers - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    digital collection serves to highlight some of the images and text documents within the Stewart L Udall Collection at the University of Arizona Libraries Special Collections The material in this exhibit will provide the user with an introduction to the manuscript collection including selected photographic images documenting Stewart Udall s public career and private interests The collection spans the course of Stewart Udall s life including his time as Secretary

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1781.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Selections of Rosamond Spicer's Tohono O'odham Photographs - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    project were discussed in The Desert People written by Spicer Alice Joseph and Jane Chesky The majority of the photos were taken by Rosamond in Topawa Arizona where Rosamond lived in the Feast House with her young son Barry The photos are a mix of representations of everyday life on the reservation and special events such as Rodeo and religious processions Descriptions of the photos come from an index typed up by Rosamond Spicer in 1994 information she wrote on the back of prints and from Tohono O odham members Most dates photographers and names of subjects are listed but some are unknown In addition to her time spent on the reservation in the early 1940s Spicer visited again in the 1950s and 1960s and continued to gather photos of the Tohono O odham taken by others According to The Desert People the Tohono O odham reservation held about 5 900 residents at the time of the study Populations ranged from anywhere to 1 200 in the Sells district to 250 in the Gu Vo district An additional 200 lived in the Gila Bend reservation and almost 500 at the San Xavier reservation The remaining of the almost 7 000 strong population lived off reservation At the time Rosamond was living on the reservation many families still worked as farmers and ranchers and two villages still migrated annually from the fields to the foothills However more and more were finding off reservation work in mines or on nearby farms or they found government employment Most followed Roman or Sonoran Catholicism but the Presbyterian Church had a strong following as well Schools were typically run by the BIA or Catholics However there were no secondary schools on the reservation Only government or Catholic boarding schools off reservation were available for higher

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1696.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Senator Barry M. Goldwater: An Arizona Legend - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Legend Published by Arizona State University Libraries These images some rare and rarely seen were selected from over 5 000 photographs found in the Personal and Political Papers of Senator Barry M Goldwater 1909 1998 They document his interests in aviation Arizona history photography and travel as well as his military political social and family life Arizona legend and political icon Barry Goldwater remains the quintessential Man of the West

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1871.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Sharlot Hall Museum Audio Collection - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    Museum Audio Collection Published by Sharlot Hall Museum The Sharlot Hall Museum Oral History collection represents a cross section of our larger collection of interviews presentations speeches and radio programs conducted mainly in Prescott Arizona from 1939 present Collections include the Westerner s Collection a collection of historical presentations given by authors academics historians and colorful figures of Arizona history to the Prescott Corral of Westerner s International during the

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1762.php (2016-02-18)
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  • Sharlot Hall Museum Map Collection - Collection in the Mountain West Digital Library
    consists of approximately 5 000 maps relating to Prescott Arizona Yavapai County and Arizona and the west in general 1850 present Mining railroad and survey maps make up the bulk of the collection and are supplemented by aeronautical charts military maps blueprints engineering drawings and recreation maps Within the larger collection you will find among others the William Waara Collection of mining and engineering maps and the APS Childs Irving

    Original URL path: http://mwdl.org/collections/1763.php (2016-02-18)
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