A. A. Jones Family Papers
Identifier: AC 282
Scope and Content
Collection consists of personal, business and polititcal papers of A. A. Jones. Approximately half of the collection contains the Jones Family papers which includes personal and business records, land grant case records pertaining to the Preston Beck and Anton Chico land grants, correspondence, pamphlets and miscellaneous clippings. The second half of the collecton is related to his political involvement in the Democratic Party in New Mexico.
- 1865-1942 (bulk 1885-1942)
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A.A. Jones was a prominent lawyer, businessman, and politician from East Las Vegas, N.M. He served as a special U.S. District Attorney (1894-1898), First Assistant Secretrary of the Interior (1913-1916), and U.S. Senator (1916-1927).
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- African Americans
- Anton Chico Land Grant (N.M.)
- Cadillac automobiles
- Cutting, Bronson M., 1888-1935
- Fall, Albert B. (Albert Bacon), 1861-1944
- Jones, Andrieus Aristieus, 1862-1927
- Land grants--New Mexico
- Las Vegas (N.M.) -- History
- Lawyers--New Mexico
- Legislators--United States
- New Mexico -- Politics and government
- Otero, Miguel Antonio, 1859-1944
- Politicians--New Mexico
- Preston Beck Land Grant (N.M.)
- Guide to the A. A. Jones Family Papers, 1865-1942 (bulk 1885-1942)
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- Finding aid is in English
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- August 30, 2023: Added 2 files: B 1, f.10 and B.7, f. 11; corrected typo in date expression for B.2, f.5