Selected Library of Congress Resources for Arizona
Primary Source Set
Back to Primary Sources by State
The extensive collections at the Library of Congress contain historic artifacts and cultural materials from across the U.S. The list below is just a sample of the many Arizona resources available for free on the Library's Web site.
Teachers can find even more primary sources, along with the tools to help use them in the classroom, at www.loc.gov/teachers. They can also search the Library's American Memory or Prints and Photographs collections.
Analysis Tool and Guides
Click the thumbnail for the original item, the caption for information on the item, or download a PDF or MP3.
Bird's eye view of Phoenix, Maricopa Co, Arizona. Sketched by C. J. Dyer. W. Byrnes litho...
View PDF (1.05 MB)
Grand Canyon National Park, a free government service
View PDF (215 KB)
Arizona / Melville Gideon [notated music]
View PDF (5.32 MB)
2nd Mesa, Mishongnovi, Arizona
View PDF (852 KB)
Hopi Indians dance for TR at [Walpi, Ariz.] 1913 / [production company unknown].
Cowboys at dinner - Scene at noon hour in a typical cowboy camp of the "Wild and Wooly West" Arizona
View PDF (148 KB)
Lowell Observatory, Slipher Building, 1400 West Mars Road, Flagstaff, Coconino County, AZ
View PDF (956 KB)
A Bill To Provide a Temporary Government for the Territory of Arizona, 1862
View PDF (395 KB)
"Dear Mr. President", Tucson, Arizona, January or February 1942
Proclamation to the people of Arizona. July 9, 1866.
View PDF (1.0 MB)
Columbia (to the three territories) - Your stars shall be put on the flag just as soon as...
View PDF (131 KB)
To view PDFs