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Reminiscences of George W. Nock, 1915-1922

AZ 167

Collection Summary

Creator: Nock, George W., 1843-1922.
Collection Name: Reminiscences of George W. Nock,
Inclusive Dates: 1915-1922
Physical Description:1 item (188 leaves)
Abstract:George W. Nock, 1843-1922, was a school superintendent at the Colorado River Indian Agency in Arizona Territory in 1887-1889. The collection includes a photocopy of autobiographical manuscript concerning experiences as teacher to the Mojave, 1887-1889.
Collection Number:AZ 167
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: University of Arizona Libraries, Special Collections
University of Arizona
PO Box 210055
Tucson, AZ 85721-0055
Phone: 520-621-6423
Fax: 520-621-9733

Biographical Note

School superintendent, Colorado River Indian Agency, Arizona Territory, 1887-1889.

Scope and Content Note

Photocopy of autobiographical manuscript concerning experiences as teacher to the Mojave, 1887-1889. Also includes reprints of published Walker article "Teacher to the Mohaves", excerpted from this material.


This collection is organized narratively.



There are no restrictions on this collection.


It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Arizona Board of Regents for the University of Arizona, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.

Related Material

Excerpts, edited by Henry P. Walker, published in Arizona and the West, v. 9, nos. 2-3, Summer-Autumn, 1967.

Photocopy; original in the possession of family.

Access Terms

Geographic Name(s)
Colorado River Indian Reservation (Ariz. and Calif.) -- History.
Parker (Ariz.) -- History.

Indians of North America -- Education -- Arizona.
Mohave Indians -- Education.

Administrative Information

Credit Line

Reminiscences of George W. Nock (AZ 167). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift of Jo Nock, 1966.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.