History

Thanksgiving Throughout  History

As this month is November, we will be celebrating Thanksgiving. How many people know the history of Thanksgiving? The history of Thanksgiving as a...
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Nellie’s Basket

On May 17, 2017, the Agave House Chapter of Arizona Archaeological Society donated a book to the Rim Community Library entitled “Nellie’s Basket”. Era...

GIG Photos – glimpse of Manzy history

George and Iona Gollick are well known in Heber Overgaard and have made many friends since retiring here in 1996. Once upon a time...

Chinese pictogram-glyphs in Arizona?

Overgaard, AZ—At the June meeting of the Agave House Chapter of the Arizona Archaeological Society, the guest speaker was John A. Ruskamp, Jr. of...
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Cowboys of Heber – Days gone by

I am a history buff and I have collected all sorts of historical information on Arizona and my family roots here in Heber-Overgaard, AZ....
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The Hanging Tree

On the morning of August 11, 1888, 25 to 27 men converged upon the Aztec Spring Ranch of James Warren Stott from five different...
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Cowboy Artist Lon Megargee— Arizona’s Cowboy Artist

This is the third and final article about the artist Lon Megargee. The first four paintings in the series of seven commissioned by Arizona...
Cowboys Dream

Cowboys and Dreams

Did you know cowboys dream and sometimes their dreams come true? For Arizona artist, Lon Megargee, I believe all his dreams to live the...