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E. V. "Jack" Lambert Collection

Identifier: AC 126

Scope and Content

Collection consists of materials about Lambert and the San Gabriel Dude Ranch. Includes several pamphlets and promotional items about the ranch, as well as clippings of articles about Lambert and his experiences as a cowboy. Also in the collection are the lyrics to several cowboy songs.


  • 1920-1991

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Duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Note

E. V. (Jack) Lambert was born in Okarche, Oklahoma, in 1898. He worked as a cowboy, on cattle ranches in Wyoming and Utah before moving to New Mexico at twenty years of age. He became pack manager and guide at the historic San Gabriel Dude Ranch in Alcalde, and later estate manager for Amelia and Martha White, whose property is now the campus of The School of American Research.

He died at 93 in the year 1991. His wife, Marjorie Ferguson Lambert donated these records to the History Library.


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Separated Material

Photographs received with the collection are housed and cataloged spearately.


Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. The Palace of the Governors
  3. P.O. Box 2087
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2087, U.S.A.
  5. Phone: (+)505.476.5090
  6. Fax: (+)505.476.5093
  7. Email:
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Guide to the E. V. "Jack" Lambert Collection, 1920-1991
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Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090