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Pearce, T. M. (Thomas Matthews), 1902-1986



  • Existence: 1902-05-22-1986-11-

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

T. M. Pearce Scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS-0008
Abstract The collection contains six scrapbooks devoted to reviews and correspondence related to books written or edited by T. M. Pearce. T. M. (Thomas Matthews) Pearce (1902-1986) was a professor at the University of New Mexico from 1939-1964 and an author and editor. Perhaps best known for New Mexico Place Names (1965), he also wrote biographies of Mary Austin, Oliver La Farge, and Alice Corbin Henderson. He edited several anthologies and served as the first editor for the...
Dates: 1936-1982

Thomas M. Pearce Papers

Identifier: MSS-255-BC
Scope and Content The T.M. Pearce collection consists of four series: I. Research and writings; II. New Mexico Folklore Society (NMFS) Records; III. Personal papers and correspondence; IV. Miscellaneous and oversized materials. The Research and Writings series reflects the wide range of interests that Pearce pursued. The manuscripts, drafts and notes, collected research materials, audio recordings and correspondence found here are divided into subseries by general subjects as follows: A. Southwest Literature; B....
Dates: 1904-1985

Thomas M. Pearce Pictorial Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-255
Abstract Collection consists mostly of photos of T. M. Pearce, his family, colleagues, and friends and of subjects related to the folklore and history of New Mexico.
Dates: 1905-1985