Finding Aid to the Arizona Citizen Interview with Mariana Dias by A. P. K. Safford and Samuel Hughes MS.555

Finding aid prepared by Holly Rose Larson
Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
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Los Angeles, CA, 90065-5030
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2012 October 5


Title: Arizona Citizen Interview with Mariana Dias by A. P. K. Safford and Samuel Hughes
Identifier/Call Number: MS.555
Contributing Institution: Autry National Center, Braun Research Library
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Date: 1873 June 21
Abstract: This is a typed copy of an interview that appeared in Arizona Citizen, Tucson, 1873 June 21. Written by A. P. K. Safford and Samuel Hughes, it describes early Arizona during the Spanish occupation recounted by Mariana Dias and two other women. The article includes description of attacks by Apache Indians. This collection includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form", 1939, with additional data on the authors and Tucson history. Safford was Governor of Arizona from 1869-1877.
creator: Hughes, Samuel, 1829-1917
creator: Safford, A. P. K. (Anson Peasley Keeler), d. 1891

Processing history

Processed by Glenna Schroeder, circa 1977-1981. Finding aid completed by Holly Rose Larson, NHPRC Processing Archivist, 2012 October 5, made possible through grant funding from the National Historical Publications and Records Commissions (NHPRC).

Scope and Contents

This is a typed copy of an interview that appeared in Arizona Citizen, Tucson, 1873 June 21. Written by A. P. K. Safford and Samuel Hughes, it describes early Arizona during the Spanish occupation recounted by Mariana Dias and two other women. The article includes description of attacks by Apache Indians. This collection includes a Southwest Museum "Individual Manuscript Form", 1939, with additional data on the authors and Tucson history. Safford was Governor of Arizona from 1869-1877.
Note at header of manuscript: Mrs. Lizzie Hughes Corbett says her father was in the habit of giving such papers to his children for use in the schools when they were required to prepare composition papers. This is marked "Maggie" and was evidently so used.

Acquisition

Purchased for the Munk Library of Arizoniana, 1910 May 10.

Preferred citation

Text: Arizona Citizen Interview with Mariana Dias by A. P. K. Safford and Samuel Hughes, undated, Braun Research Library Collection, Autry National Center, Los Angeles; MS.555.

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Subjects and Indexing Terms

Cruz, Pasqual
Dias, Mariana.
Solares, Ursula
Apache Indians
Arizona Citizen
Arizona Territory
Captivity narratives
Carbon copies
Tucson (Ariz.)
Typescript
Women pioneers -- Arizona