The Cave Creek Museum is fortunate to have its own Research Library on site. Some areas of research include:

  • Grace Schoonover’s Archaeology Library
  • Desert Natural History
  • Cave Creek Mining District History
  • Local Ranches
  • Area archaeology sites
  • Arizona and Western History
  • Arizona Dams and Canals
  • Arizona Mining History
  • Cave Creek Cemetery records
  • Obituaries
  • History of Tuberculosis in Arizona and the Cave Creek Foothills area
  • Limited early local school history
  • Copies of Black Mountain News, Carefree Enterprise, Country Canyon News, Foothills Sentinel
  • Fran Carlson Research documents, photos, and documents for “The History of Cave Creek and Carefree”
  • Articles and documents on the various characters, early families, businesses and organizations in Cave Creek and Carefree

Please contact the Museum for further information at 480-488-2764 or through the contact page on this website.