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12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

This will make you feel nostalgic for some classic Tucson things that are gone forever.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Old Main

Tucson in 100 Objects — Old Main

The oldest building on the UA campus is new again.

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12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

This will make you feel nostalgic for some classic Tucson things that are gone forever.

July 08, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Olsons still holding court in hearts of Tucsonans

Olsons still holding court in hearts of Tucsonans

Basketball is very, very important to Tucson 

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Street Smarts: Books a hot commodity in early Tucson

Street Smarts: Books a hot commodity in early Tucson

When the capital of the Arizona Territory was moved from Prescott to Tucson in 1867, the Territorial Library came along with the territorial g…

July 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Bear Down

Tucson in 100 Objects — Bear Down

Proclaim it from the roof top: Bear Down

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Tucson in 100 Objects — El Tour bicycle

Tucson in 100 Objects — El Tour bicycle

Tucson and Pima County are "bike-friendly" places

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Lucky Wishbone sign

Tucson in 100 Objects — Lucky Wishbone sign

The retro sign at "the Bone" fits its business model

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Sarah Sorin

Sarah Sorin

Sarah Inslee Herring Sorin ran one of the first female law practices in the Arizona territory.

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Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Nick Foles

Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Nick Foles

Foles attended the UA from 2008-2012. He's now the quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Throwback Thursday: Star photographer Benjie Sanders

Throwback Thursday: Star photographer Benjie Sanders

Star staff photographer Benjie Sanders retired after more than 40 years. 

July 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — monsoon

Tucson in 100 Objects — monsoon

When it arrives, you'll feel it.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Finger Rock

Tucson in 100 Objects — Finger Rock

Yes, we believe that is an index finger raised in our direction

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Street Smarts: Road name a retirement present to county employee

Street Smarts: Road name a retirement present to county employee

Lester Shannon was born to William D. and Annie (Holland) Shannon on Sept. 24, 1891, in Eastland, Texas. His father worked as a mechanic at th…

July 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — golf cart crossing sign

Tucson in 100 Objects — golf cart crossing sign

The allure of living on the links is dimming.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — orange grove

Tucson in 100 Objects — orange grove

Why do you think they call it Orange Grove Road?

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Tucson in 100 Objects — windshield sun shades

Tucson in 100 Objects — windshield sun shades

Shade — it's a life-saver in the land of hot asphalt parking lots

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Tucson in 100 Objects — 'Loathsome' Speedway

Tucson in 100 Objects — 'Loathsome' Speedway

Speedway was never ugly, simply loathsome

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Tucson in 100 Objects — gems

Tucson in 100 Objects — gems

You might not find a hotel room in February in Tucson, but you can find a gem of a deal.

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Photos: Duke Ellington in Tucson

Photos: Duke Ellington in Tucson

Jazz legend chats over coffee at the Ramada Inn Tucson in 1961.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Mike Bibby

Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Mike Bibby

Mike Bibby helped the UA win its only NCAA national championship in 1997. Bibby was drafted second by Vancouver in 1998, and played 14 season…

June 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Throwback Thursday: Duke Ellington

Throwback Thursday: Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington's Old Pueblo visits are featured in today's Throwback Thursday photo slideshow.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — copper dress

Tucson in 100 Objects — copper dress

Cele Peterson was always on the cutting edge.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — snowbird

Tucson in 100 Objects — snowbird

The winter visitor flocks around golf courses and RV parks.

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