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San Rafael de la Zanja Land Grant Collection, 1880-1887

Scope Note

Letters, copies of legal documents, maps, survey notes and other materials chiefly relating to the claims of Alfred A. Green. Includes a map and survey notes by George J. Roskruge; a typescript record book of correspondence and testimony, 1880-1885; survey and map of mines in the area, a copy of by-laws of the San Rafael Cattle Company; and a list of mines on the ranch including mining towns of Harshaw, Mowry, Washington Camp, and La Naria.

Historical Note

San Rafael de la Zanja ranch was owned by the San Rafael Cattle Co. The title to the land was challenged by Alfred A. Green.

Related Material

Related materials are located in collections AZ 122 and AZ 336.

Call Number

AZ 122


1.2 linear feet


Collection is in English.


Requests for permission to publish materials from this collection should be addressed to the University of Arizona Library Special Collections.