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Tempe, Arizona Photographs 1885-1975

CP SPC 131


Overview of the Collection

Creator: Arizona State University. Libraries. Department of Archives and Special Collections
Title: Tempe, Arizona Photographs
Inclusive Dates: 1885-1975
Quantity: 1 Box (0.25 Linear Feet)
Abstract:This artificial collection houses 41 photographs documenting Tempe, Arizona's social and economic development, including several panoramas taken from Tempe Butte and images of Hayden Flour Mill, Mill Avenue businesses, and the Salt River.
Identification: CP SPC 131
Language: Material in English
Repository: Arizona State University Library. Greater Arizona Collection
Arizona State University Library
P.O. Box 871006
Tempe, AZ 85287-1006
Phone: (480) 965-4932
E-Mail: archives@asu.edu
Questions? Ask An Archivist!

Biographical Note

No biographical information is available.


Scope and Content Note

This artificial collection houses 41 photographs documenting Tempe, Arizona's social and economic development, including several panoramas taken from Tempe Butte and images of Hayden Flour Mill, Mill Avenue businesses, and the Salt River.


Arrangement

This collection consists of a single box.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

To view this collection, make an appointment at least five business days prior to your visit by contacting Ask an Archivist or calling (480) 965-4932. Appointments in the Distinctive Collections Wurzburger Reading Room at Hayden Library (rm. 138) on the Tempe campus are available on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Friday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Note: All library reading rooms are currently closed as part of the ASU Library's COVID-19 response. Ask an Archivist is available Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m., for reference assistance regarding collection materials.

Copyright

Arizona State University does not own copyright to this collection. Distinctive Collections recognizes that it is incumbent upon the researcher to procure permission to publish information from this collection from the owner of the copyright.


Access Terms

Geographic Name(s)
Tempe (Ariz.) -- History.
Tempe (Ariz.) -- Photographs.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Tempe, Arizona Photographs, CP SPC 131. Arizona State University Library: Greater Arizona Collection.

Provenance

Archives and Special Collections acquired these photographs in 1993 (Accession #1993-00922).


Container List

1-6Panoramas from Tempe Butte; Tempe, Arizona, 1890-1910
7-9Laird & Dines Drugstore; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1900
10Looking North on Mill Avenue; Tempe, Arizona, 1950
11Tempe National Bank; Tempe, Arizona, 1934
12Tempe Ice Company Wagon; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1900
Also shown are Bob Richards and J. C. Laney, who could not be conclusively identified.
Personal Name(s)
Stauffer, Charles (Charles Albert), 1880-1970

13Southern Pacific Railway Depot; Tempe, Arizona, 1934
14-15Hayden Flour Mill; Tempe, Arizona, 1880-1930
16Hayden Flour Mill; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1970
Personal Name(s)
Young, Jan, 1918-2010 (Photographer)

17-20Lemon Terrace Club; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1975
Corporate Name(s)
Bob Markow Photography (Phoenix, Ariz.) (Photographer)

21-24Salt River; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1905
22Salt River Bridge in Tempe, Arizona, Undated
25Bridge Washout by Flood of 1905; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1905
26Motorists Fording the River at Mill Avenue; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1975
27Tempe High School Cross Country Team; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1974
Personal Name(s)
Conley, Charles R., 1923-2004 (Photographer)

28-31J. W. Cotter Plumbing Shop at Corner of First Street; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1910
32-34Panorama Views from Tempe Butte; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1885
35Salt River Valley News Office; Tempe Arizona, 1886
36Tempe Union High School Building; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1920
37-41Solar Pump; Tempe, Arizona, circa 1915