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Records of the San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association, 1939-1949

AZ 254


Collection Summary

Creator: San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association
Collection Name: Records of the San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association,
Inclusive Dates: 1939-1949
Physical Description:.1 linear feet
Abstract:The San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association was concerned with development of irrigation on the San Xavier Indian Reservation, Pima County, Arizona. This collection includes minutes of meetings, 1940-1945; time sheets for Indian laborers, May-Aug. 1949, correspondence of various government officials concerning irrigation development on the Reservation, 1939-1945; and miscellaneous papers relating to agricultural use of the land by the Tohono O'Odham.
Collection Number:AZ 254
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
URL: http://speccoll.library.arizona.edu/
E-Mail: LBRY-askspcoll@email.arizona.edu

Biographical Note

Association concerned with development of irrigation on the San Xavier Indian Reservation, Pima County, Ariz.


Scope and Content Note

Minutes of meetings, 1940-1945; time sheets for Indian laborers, May-Aug. 1949, correspondence of various government officials concerning irrigation development on the Reservation, 1939-1945; and miscellaneous papers relating to agricultural use of the land by the Tohono O'Odham.

An inventory is available in the library.


Arrangement

This collection is organized into 3 series. Chronological arrangement is followed within each series.
Series I: Minutes, 1940-1945
Series II: Time Sheets, 1949
Series III: Correspondence and miscellaneous papers, 1939-1945,

Restrictions

Restrictions

There are no restrictions on this collection.

Copyright

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.


Access Terms

Corporate Name(s)
San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association -- Records and correspondence.

Geographic Name(s)
Tohono O'odham Reservation (Ariz.)

Subject(s)
Agriculture -- Arizona -- San Xavier Indian Reservation.
Irrigation -- Arizona -- San Xavier Indian Reservation.
Tohono O'odham Indians -- Water rights.
Water-supply -- Arizona -- San Xavier Indian Reservation.


Administrative Information

Credit Line

Records of the San Xavier Indian Reservation Water Users' Association (AZ 254). Special Collections, University of Arizona Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Acquired as gift, 1962.

Processing History

Processed by Staff.