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Tucson Memories

In celebration of Tucson's birthday in August 2007, we invited members of the community to share their memories of Tucson.

  • Pima County Supervisor Richard Elías shares his memory of the Pioneer Hotel Fire. Listen to his memory
  • Pima County Supervisor Richard Elías recently shared this memory of meeting César Chávez. Listen to his memory
  • Bonnie Henry, columnist for the Arizona Daily Star, shared memories of growing up in Tucson at our Tucson, Tell Us Your Story event on July 26, 2007. Listen to her memories
  • Tucson resident Robert Sleight shared his family's first impressions with us. Listen to his memory
  • City Council Member Nina Trasoff shared her first impressions of Tucson with us. Listen here
  • Council Member Nina Trasoff shares her memories of being a reporter here in Tucson. Listen to her story
  • Deputy County Administrator John Bernal shares his memories of being a paperboy downtown. Listen here
  • Council Member Trasoff shares her memories of working at the Arizona Health Sciences Center when the first artificial heart transplant was done. Listen to her memory
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