Books in History by Mike Speelman

Historic Photos of Tucson

Historic Photos of Tucson

Mike Speelman

The name Tucson originates from a Spanish word meaning Black Base, a reference to the mostly volcanic mountains on the west side of the city. From 1867 to 1879, Tucson was the capital of the Arizona...

Remembering Tucson

Remembering Tucson

Mike Speelman

From its birth to the present, Tucson has consistently built and reshaped its appearance, ideals, and industry. Through changing fortunes, Tucson has continued to grow and prosper by overcoming...