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Out Of The Past

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The Grand Canyon Airport near Tusayan, Arizona. Sight-seeing tours of the Grand Canyon were conducted from the location and continue from there today.

August 25, 2020
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The 1921 bridge danced in the winds that regularly came roaring through the inner gorge and on at least one occasion it was reported to have capsized.

By By Henry Karpinski, NPS historian August 18, 2020
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One-hundred years ago, Williams was a bustling community whose economic vitality was based on agriculture, logging and the railroad.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News July 14, 2020
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The fire also damaged adjacent businesses.

June 23, 2020
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CHINO VALLEY - It’s the aging, run-down but still-standing little stone building that every Chino Valley resident sees while traveling down Highway 89.

By Aaron Valdez, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News June 4, 2020
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Out of the past: Road cave-in Route 66 between Ash Fork and Williams

May 12, 2020
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Upon impact all the locomotives derailed in addition to a passenger car and ten baggage cars.

By Wendy Howell May 12, 2020
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The presentation will feature information about Chino Valley's Fred Harvey Farm (1909-1956).

February 4, 2020
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Out of the past: Children at Elephant Rocks in Williams circa 1926

January 15, 2020
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Out of the past: Train wreck east of Williams 1926

January 7, 2020
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Out of the past: Winter in Williams 1926

December 30, 2019
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Out of the past: Christmas in Williams 1925

December 30, 2019
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A group of skiers on the San Francisco Peaks. The first ski routes were blazed on the San Fransico Peaks in the late 1930s. Photo circa 1950.

December 23, 2019
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — At the intersection of Third Street and Bill Williams Avenue, a pressed concrete structure was erected in 1912 and has held its place as cornerstone of Williams, Arizona.

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For thousands of years the Native Americans of northern Arizona have known the 1.6 million acres that is now Kaibab National Forest to be fertile hunting grounds for deer, elk and pronghorn.

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Myrtle Smart, Aileen Klass, Fred Udine and Norman Campbell ride in the 1950s Williams Labor Day Parade.

August 27, 2019
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Out of the past: Williams High School Thespians, 1966

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 13, 2019
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Train cars sit next to the railroad tracks after a 1940s train crash near Williams.

July 2, 2019
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Williams residents prepare for the annual Labor Day Parade.

June 25, 2019
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The Bill Williams Mountain Men circa 1950s featured on the front of a post card outside of the Sultana Bar in downtown Williams.

June 4, 2019
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Williams Labor Day Parade 1950, from Brad Massey family collection.

June 4, 2019
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The Thunderbird Inn in Williams, circa 1950s.

May 21, 2019
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Eddie January competes in the Williams Rodeo in 1950.

April 2, 2019
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Ranchers bring in cattle in Williams in 1925.

March 26, 2019
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Children play in a large pile of snow in the empty lot next to the Williams News building in 1948.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News March 12, 2019

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