'Arizona Roadrunner' April 1964

Date:
April 1964

Arizona Roadrunner, April 1964 issue Magazine of the Arizona Motor Transportation Association. Sun City mentioned on pages 2, 3, and 14

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
003\Mag 07.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

'Arizona Highways' November 1967

Date:
November 1967

Arizona Highways - November 1967 Sun City Arizona, USA - pg. 4-9; 32-33; 38-39 A Place in the Sun - pg. 10 Are you having any fun? - pg. 36-37

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
003\Mag 06-1.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

'Arizona Highways' April 1986

Date:
April 1986

'Arizona Highways' - April 1986 issue; Special Report: Living Longer in America and its impact on the Sun Belt includes information several articles on Sun City.

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
003\Mag 05.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

The Orval A. Robertson Homestead Data Recovery at Sun City West, Maricopa County, Arizona

Date:
1992
Creator:
Karolyn Jackman
Publisher/Studio:
Archaeological Consulting Services Ltd.

The Orval A. Robertson Homestead Data Recovery at Sun City West, Maricopa County, Arizona Compiled by Archaeological Consulting Services Ltd. December 7, 1002 Prepared by Karolyn Jackman Jensen See notes for detailed contents

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\Orval A Robertson Homest.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

'Arizona Highways' June 1974

Date:
June 1974

Arizona Highways June 1974 Pages 30 to 48 contain articles about Sun City: "Sun City, Arizona, USA" by Patricia Barnes - pg. 30 "Del E. Webb - The All American Arizona Legend" - pg. 35 "The No Bad-Hop Baseball Stadium" by Ernie Mehl - pg. 36 "Walter O. Boswell Memorial Hospital" - pg. 37 "Sun City Sun Bowl" - pg. 38 "The Town Too Busy to Retire" by Thelma Heatwole - pg. 39

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\Mag 04.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

The Sun City Story

Date:
1978

Phoenix Magazine, 1978 The Sun City Story 29-page article with color photos following Sun City from inception to the late 70's. Includes many photos from museum collection.

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\Mag 03.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

"The Retirement City - A New Way of Life for the Old"

Date:
August 1962

Time Magazine, August 3, 1962 issue Cover article Builder Del Webb "The Retirement City" A New Way of Life for the Old Pg. 49-50 4 copies

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\Mag 02.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

"A Study of Alternative Forms of Government Structure for Sun City, Arizona" by M.R. Farrell & Associates

Date:
December 1978
Creator:
M.R. Farrell & Associates

A study done by M.R. Farrell Associates for Del E. Webb Company on alternative forms of government for Sun City. Study explains evolution of Sun Cities government, various services and general analysis of the government. It discusses alternative government forms: remaining unincorporated, establishing municipal corporation, general law city form, charter city form, contract plan form of city government and legislative alternatives. There is a summary of findings and exhibits of comparison issues of incorporated vs unincorporated. Deed of gift by Gerald Svendsen on 3/15/01.

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\352 Far c2.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum
credits:
Gift by Gerald Svendsen

"Del E. Webb Corporation 1964 research House Sun City, Arizona"

Date:
1965
Creator:
Harvey Shahan

Report by Harvey Shahan of the Community Development Division New Products & Research Section of Del E. Webb Corporation. Del Webb built a research house to prove or disapprove the research done on exterior walls that were readily prefabricated, readily installed, impermeable to weather and economical. Includes products used in a research house, cost of the products and materials and the publics reaction to the products in particular and to the house in general. The house opened to Sun City residents on December 7, 1964.

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\693 Devco.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum

"Consuming Retirement The Creation of the Recreational Retirement Community, Del Webb's Sun City 1960-Present" thesis

Date:
1998
Creator:
Elizabeth Joy Pillsbury

A thesis for the A.B. Degree with Honors in History by Elizabeth Joy Pillsbury. Goes over the inception of Sun City to the date the thesis was written in 1998. Covers history, residents, facilities, attitudes, retirement, activities and lifestyle. A deed of gift from Elizabeth Joy Pillsbury in June 1998.

Location:
10801 Oakmont Drive Sun City, Arizona 85351
Identifier:
002\91791 Pillsbury.JPG
Institution:
Del Webb Sun Cities Museum