Road to Mount Lemmon: A Father, A Family, and the Making of Summerhaven

Road to Mount Lemmon: A Father, A Family, and the Making of Summerhaven

by Mary Ellen Barnes

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ISBN-13: 9780816527816
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
Publication date: 06/11/2009
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 1,282,626
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations xi

Preface xiii

Prologue: Man and Mountain xv

1 The Road to Mount Lemmon 1

2 Catalina Lodge 8

3 Randolph and Julia Jenks 15

4 The Old Store 23

5 Snowbound 27

6 My Mother and the Pine Tree Lodge 34

7 With Broom and Mop 43

8 Leeta Westfall 48

9 Selling Real Estate 53

10 Mountain Recreation 56

11 The Zimmerman Sawmill 67

12 Logging Trucks 77

13 The New Store 80

14 Growing Pains 85

15 General Hitchcock Highway 90

16 Summer Romances 100

17 The Meadow 105

18 Horse Hill 107

19 Cowboys and Mountain Men 110

20 Firefighters 119

21 Farewell 122

22 The Mount Lemmon Inn 124

23 Miners, Waitresses, and Sawyers 131

24 "Feudal Years" 137

25 Governor Dewey 145

26 A Ride to San Diego 147

27 Peppersauce Cave 150

28 Wrestling with Growth 153

29 The Fate of the Inn 155

30 Mountain Church Services 159

31 Two Christmases 162

32 Mother 165

33 Retirement Years 169

34 Tony, Walt, and Watermelon 176

35 Teacher 179

36 The Birthday Party 184

Epilogue: Mountain Legacy 187

Acknowledgments 191

Illustration Credits 193

Index 197

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