PORTAL RESCUE - A SHORT HISTORY
Short articles relating to the early history. Contains a complete file of Portal Rescue newsletters. Available for viewing at the Portal Library. (Desk just inside front door.)
A Portal to Paradise by Alden Hayes, the University Press - “a fairly
accurate and occasionally anecdotal history of the area” A rich account of the region and more, a celebration of rural life, brimming with tales of people whose stories were shaped by the landscape.
AVAILABLE AT the Portal Library, Amazon.com
Chiricahua Journals by R.W. Morrow A delightful collection of reminiscences of events and places by a pioneer in the area. This is real history.
Available @ R.W. Morrow, 2200 W. Cedar Rd., Portal, AZ 85632-8045 $16.95
Cochise County Historical Society (formerly Cochise Quarterly)
The following selections offer a glimpse of a diversity of local history
These articles are available at the Portal Library - window shelf.
More information, more articles are available at:
Cochise County Historical Society
1001 Ave D
Douglas, AZ, 85608
URL : http://www.mycochise.com
overview : The Cochise County Historical Society is a volunteer run organization that always has room for new volunteers. - Located in the Douglas-Williams House and Sponsors the Chocise County Genealogical Society .. including a genealogy library with reference manuals, pedigrees, books, and an index of births, deaths, and marriages published in the Douglas Daily Dispatch.
V21 No.2 Summer 1992 Depression days on the ranch - Maryan Stidham
V19 No 3 Fall 1989 Pioneer Painter - Myriam Toles
V 35 No 1 Spring/Summer 2005 Little School in the Canyon
V 20 No 2 Summer 1990 Teacher at Hilltop - Maryan Stidham
V26 No 2 Summer 1996 Sew What? Club, Then until Now - Delane Blondeau
The Glenn faamily: One century of Ranching in Cochise County Bessie Mathewson
History of the Old Reed Place
V21 No 4 Winter 1992 Comments of Weldon. Heald's “Sky Island” or ”Chiricahua Mountains” Vincent D. Roth
How I went to Portal Myriam Toles
An 1864 Scout through the Chiricahuas - Alden C. Hayes
V32 No2 Fall/Winter 2002/2003 Skeleton Canyon Mary Magoffin