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Sloan, Richard E. 1857-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 255 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Archives 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: F811, 923.9
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Most widely held works by Richard E Sloan
History of Arizona by Richard E Sloan( Book )

4 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Arizona by Ward R Adams( Book )

2 editions published between 1974 and 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Land and water rights, Salt River Project by Richard E Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Arizona, v. I( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of Ralph H. Cameron by Ralph H Cameron( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection consists of materials relating to Ralph H. Cameron's political and business activities, mostly in the years between 1903 and 1912. Box 1 consists of manuscript files, including land and mining claims, financial documents, and political documents, including press releases regarding statehood and ranching. Also included with the manuscripts are materials related to bills introduced by Cameron, "Letters Protesting the Statehood Bill," and Congratulatory telegrams. The "Bills Introduced" includes depredation claims reported to Cameron, for which he sought Congressional consideration, and consist of correspondence with the claimants and Commissioner of Indian Affairs Robert G. Valentine, copies of the legislation Cameron sponsored, and Congressional Committee reports on the proposals. Also included with "Bills Introduced" is material relating to a bridge over the Little Colorado River in Arizona for which Cameron sought Congressional funding. The material protesting statehood consist almost entirely of letters, many of them mechanically reproduced or copied verbatim, demanding that Arizona be allowed to maintain its provisions for a literacy requirement in voter registration. One file consists of congratulatory telegrams sent on the occasion of Arizona's statehood
General orders no. 10 by Arizona( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Roster of the 1910 Arizona Rifle Team and orders regarding the national competition
History of Arizona, v. II-IV by Richard E Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The forty-seventh [i.e. forty-eighth] star : some straight facts concerning Arizona and her outlook in the family of states by Richard E Sloan( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Roosevelt Dam [1]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Film depicts TR's commitment to the reclamation of desert land and his belief that natural resources exist for the public benefit. Included are close-up views of Frederick H. Newell, first director of the U.S. Reclamation Service and Gifford Pinchot, first chief forester and leader of the conservation movement in the U.S.; both influenced TR's thinking and action on conservation. TR fought successfully for the passage of the Reclamation Act of 1902, which authorized the creation of the reclamation service. In 1906 work on the Roosevelt Dam on the Salt River in Arizona began and was completed in 1911. Film consists of views of desert area, including many varieties of cactus; construction of the dam; the completed dam, hydroelectric plant, reservoir, and irrigation system. Scenes of fields and orchards, sheep and cattle grazing, men clearing, plowing, and harvesting fields with various types of farm equipment, and scenes of crops of wheat, alfalfa, and melons, all represent the benefits brought to the Salt River Valley area by the availability of water
TR speaking at the dedication of Roosevelt Dam, 1911( Visual )

1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

On March 18, 1911, TR spoke at the dedication of the Roosevelt Dam. Providing irrigation for the Salt River Valley area of the territory of Arizona, the dam is largely the result of TR's reclamation efforts while President. On driveway along top of dam, TR, officials, and crowd look intently over the side of the dam. TR has probably just pushed the electric switch opening the sluice gates on the dam's northern slope. Long shot of TR addressing crowd, with the following officials identified behind him on platform: territorial Governor of Arizona, Richard E. Sloan; Louis C. Hill, engineer in charge of dam construction; and Benjamin A. Fowler, president of the National Irrigation Congress
 
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Alternative Names
Sloan, Richard E. b. 1857

Languages
English (21)