Category Archives: Arizona Memory Project

The Capitol Stacks!

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The Completion and Furnishing of the Capitol Building

 There are many old documents in the State Library of Arizona’s Collection, and some of the most exciting are the introduced bills. One such bill is H.B. No. 95, from the Territorial Legislature of 1899. Titled, “An Act to Provide … Continue reading

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Explore Arizona

Summer hikes can be a fun way to enjoy scenic views and explore new areas. Arizona has hundreds of hiking trails throughout the state, from the forest trails in the San Francisco Peaks, to the famous red rocks in Sedona, … Continue reading

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99 Years Ago Today: The Bisbee Deportation

On July 12 1917, Sheriff Harry Wheeler and 2,000 deputies arrested over a thousand Bisbee men. Members of the International Workers of the World, these striking miners were forced at gunpoint onto a train and then left in the desert … Continue reading

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Passionate about an upcoming ballot measure?

The Arizona Secretary of State’s Office has just launched a new tool to allow citizens to submit their pro/con arguments for the election publicity pamphlets online! “I would urge people who plan to file an argument to familiarize themselves with … Continue reading

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50th Anniversary of Miranda v. Arizona

Today is the 50th Anniversary of the United States Supreme Court ruling on Miranda v. Arizona. Check out some of the Miranda Related documents in the Arizona Memory Project: http://goo.gl/IjOLSL For more info and activities, check out the U.S. Courts website: http://www.uscourts.gov/educational-resources/educational-activities/facts-and-case-summary-miranda-v-arizona

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