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Tales from the Morgue: Jet crashes in Tucson

Tales from the Morgue: Jet crashes in Tucson

Crash-bound over campus — The broken line shows the path across the University of Arizona campus that the jet fighter took before crashing on Highland Avenue.

October 21, 2014 2:05 pm
Tales from the Morgue: Jet crashes in Tucson

Tales from the Morgue: Jet crashes in Tucson

Flight path — The dark line follows the path of the jet as it headed toward the Air Force base. The letter A shows about where the plane developed engine trouble. B is where it crashed, and C is where it was supposed to land.

October 21, 2014 2:03 pm
Aerial of University of Arizona

Aerial of University of Arizona

Aerial view University of Arizona, Bear Down building and field. Taken at 9:55 am. February 14, 1929.

October 15, 2014 3:22 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

The Tucson Golf and Country Club was located on East Broadway Boulevard and North Country Club. It had a gravel course, no grass, with greens made with oiled sand. On February 14, 1929 an unknown photographer and or pilot took aerial pictures of the Tucson area with the first known photograp…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

The campus of the University of Arizona with the football field directly west of Bear Down gym. On February 14, 1929 an unknown photographer and or pilot took aerial pictures of the Tucson area with the first known photograph taken around 9:50 am and the last around 11:40 am. Take note of th…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

From this view, Hi Corbett Field, bottom, can be seen with the newly developed Colonia Solana and El Encanto Estates to the north. To the east of El Encanto is the El Conquistador Hotel and its water tower across the street. To the west on the edge of the photo is the Tucson Golf and Country…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

In 1922 the University of Arizona Polo Team was created as part of the ROTC program. It was the first UA athletic team to be invited to a national championship in 1924 but lost to Princeton. The field, which was located north of East Speedway and west of North Campbell Avenue, made way for t…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

The eastern edge of the University of Arizona clearly shows Bear Down Gym, middle, and the tree-encircled Steward Observatory, right. On February 14, 1929 an unknown photographer and or pilot took aerial pictures of the Tucson area with the first known photograph taken around 9:50 am and the…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

At one time the once-gracious El Conquistador Hotel offered 70-rooms with private baths, lawns in the front and back, palm trees, 350 varieties of roses all for $9 a day for a single, meals included. Years after the photo was taken a stable with 50 horses was added along with a pool, tennis …

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
1929 Aerials of Tucson

1929 Aerials of Tucson

The brand new VA Hospital, which opened on August 18, 1928, was built on 117 acres of donated land along South Sixth Avenue north of Ajo Way. It was meant to house World War I veterans suffering from tuberculosis. The architect, Roy Place, had also designed the Pima County Courthouse. And ye…

October 14, 2014 3:40 pm
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17 timecapsule

Assistant Head Coach Moe Ankney shares a light moment with participants at the UA's football camp, June 17, 1982. Arizona Daily Star file photo by Jack Sheaffer file # 27522

October 04, 2014 6:29 pm
Motoring

Motoring

October 02, 2014 9:46 pm
The Abbey

The Abbey

Three months after taking over the restaurant she helped launch four years ago, owner Sandy Ford on Wednesday closed The Abbey. 

October 01, 2014 3:21 pm
Where to get your pet blessed this weekend

Where to get your pet blessed this weekend

In this 2008 file photo, Aldo awaits a blessing at  St. Rita in the Desert, 13260 E. Colossal Cave Rd.

October 01, 2014 1:05 pm
Golder Lake and dam 1963-1980

Golder Lake and dam 1963-1980

A water skiier on Golder Lake near the dam in the 1960s. At the time, Lloyd III Golder, who developed the lake, said he expected the water level to hit a depth of 105 feet and wanted to stock it with catfish and bass. It expected it to be a 260-acre recreational lake that cost more than $1 million.

September 24, 2014 5:04 pm
Golder Lake and dam 1963-1980

Golder Lake and dam 1963-1980

Excavation for the construction of Golder Dam in September, 1963. Lloyd Golder III who developed Golder Lake, said he expected the water level to hit a depth of 105 feet and wanted to stock it with catfish and bass. It expected it to be a 260-acre recreational lake that cost more than $1 mil…

September 24, 2014 5:04 pm
Biz awards - Beads of Courage

Biz awards - Beads of Courage

Gov. Jan Brewer has issued a proclamation congratulating Beads of Courage, Inc., a Tucson-based nonprofit, for outstanding contributions to children coping with serious illness, their families and the health care providers who care for them.Beads of Courage provides arts-in-medicine programs…

September 23, 2014 6:07 pm
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luppino.jpg

Art Luppino, UA football halfback 1956. Daily Star file

September 22, 2014 11:38 pm
Calvin Baker

Calvin Baker

Calvin Baker, superintendent of the Vail School District.

September 22, 2014 11:01 am
Rain puts harvest on hold

Rain puts harvest on hold

This week’s rain will have less impact on the state’s wineries because most had finished the harvest.

September 17, 2014 11:00 am
Ensuring the right fit

Ensuring the right fit

A family learns how to install a child seat properly with the help of trained technicians.

September 15, 2014 12:00 am
TEP wants OK to put free solar on homes

TEP wants OK to put free solar on homes

Solar Panels at the TEP Solar Test Yard Thursday, November 4, 2010. Photo by Jill Torrance/Arizona Daily Star

September 12, 2014 10:29 am
Richard Harvey Chambers

Richard Harvey Chambers

Undated file photo of Richard Harvey Chambers.

September 09, 2014 5:23 pm
Samuel Pearson Goddard Jr.

Samuel Pearson Goddard Jr.

Undated file photo of Samuel Pearson Goddard Jr.

September 09, 2014 5:25 pm
George Gray

George Gray

George Gray, April 23, 1984.

September 09, 2014 5:26 pm
Candle-lighting ceremony

Candle-lighting ceremony

People honoring loved ones who are currently fighting, have survived, or have been lost to cancer hold candles during the Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Southern Arizona’s candle lighting ceremony in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month on the University Medical Center.

September 04, 2014 11:57 am
Mount Graham red squirrel

Mount Graham red squirrel

The forest restoration project in the Piñalenos is designed in part to improve habitat for endangered Mount Graham red squirrels.

August 29, 2014 6:46 pm
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University of Arizona receiver Vance Johnson keeps running against Oregon in 1983. Arizona Daily Star file photo.

August 26, 2014 11:50 am
Lee Carey

Lee Carey

Lee Carey, Arizona Daily Star file photo.

August 23, 2014 5:09 pm
Ventana

Ventana

Ventana Medical Systems' future distribution center in Marana will be closer to its Oro Valley headquarters, shown above.

August 22, 2014 3:55 pm
Government updates Mexico travel warning

Government updates Mexico travel warning

Looking westward along Sandy Beach in Puerto Peñasco ("Rocky Point), Sonora, Mexico.  

August 16, 2014 5:20 pm
Radish seeds

Radish seeds

Radish seeds can go in the garden now.

August 14, 2014 4:18 pm
Sunnyside

Sunnyside

Lead Mechanic David Tapia, left with black hat, mechanic Alex Elias, center with tan hat, and mechanic Adina Cusimano, bottom right, put a recruitment banner on a Sunnyside school bus on August 31, 2010.

August 14, 2014 3:49 pm
Claim filed

Claim filed

Students clashed with Tucson police officers on March 29 .

August 13, 2014 8:50 pm
Tales form the Morgue: Deadly road trip

Tales form the Morgue: Deadly road trip

This is a 1926 Model T Roadster. The car driven by Peter Johnson in this series was a Dodge, probably a touring car since it had a back seat, and was made in 1921 or earlier. However, this gives the reader an idea of what Johnson was driving in the desert on unpaved roads.

August 07, 2014 12:20 pm
Shena Gutierrez

Shena Gutierrez

In this May file photo, Guadalupe Guerrero, left, sets out a photograph of her son, Carlos LaMadrid and Shena Gutierrez displays a photograph of her husband, Jose Gutierrez in Nogales, Ariz. 

August 06, 2014 4:16 pm
Jung

Jung

Brian Jung, 1978.

July 31, 2014 12:07 pm
Mills

Mills

Dave Mills, 1961-62 season.

July 31, 2014 12:07 pm
Biz awards - County recognized for water, ranch work

Biz awards - County recognized for water, ranch work

Pima County won two statewide 2014 Project of the Year awards from the Arizona Chapter of the American Public Works Association.The Tres Rios Water Reclamation Facility won in the category of environment, more than $75 million. The Robles Ranch improvements project won in the structures cate…

July 29, 2014 9:22 pm
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johnson_vance.jpg

University of Arizona receiver Vance Johnson keeps running against Oregon in 1983.

July 26, 2014 6:11 pm
Tucson's top football coaches: No. 9 Larry Hart

Tucson's top football coaches: No. 9 Larry Hart

Flowing Wells High School football coach Larry Hart in 1978.

July 25, 2014 8:00 pm
High school football coaches in Tucson

High school football coaches in Tucson

Flowing Wells High School fooball coach Larry Hart in 1978.

July 25, 2014 1:25 pm
Tucson's top football coaches: No. 11 John Mallamo

Tucson's top football coaches: No. 11 John Mallamo

Tucson High School football coach John Mallamo, ca 1960s. Arizona Daily Star file

July 23, 2014 10:00 pm
David Adams

David Adams

University of Arizona football player David Adams, who graduated from Sunnyside High School, during a UA game in 1985.

July 17, 2014 4:05 pm
Prescott

Prescott

July 05, 2014 6:28 pm
Flags for the Flagless

Flags for the Flagless

Charley Foley, left, and Bradley Clark, founders of Flags for the Flagless, raise the Stars and Stripes on the roof of Benjamin Plumbing Supply, 440 N. Seventh Ave. They are on a mission to put bare flagpoles around Tucson to the same use.

June 14, 2014 2:38 pm
PETA perfect treat

PETA perfect treat

Since 1935, the South Tucson bakery has been making its doughnuts with vegetable oil and potato flour, without eggs or dairy products.

June 04, 2014 1:34 pm
How will Ka'Deem Carey do in the draft?

How will Ka'Deem Carey do in the draft?

Arizona running back Ka'Deem Carey (25) breaks for yardage after hauling in a pass in front of Washington linebacker Travis Feeney (41) during the third quarter of the Arizona Wildcats vs. Washington Huskies college football game Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Wash.

May 07, 2014 2:35 pm
GOP governor candidates

GOP governor candidates

Top, from left to right: Bennett, Ducey, JonesBottom, from left to right: Melvin, Riggs, Smith, ThomasArizona Daily Star file photos

May 07, 2014 11:16 am

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