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Pie Town Oral History Project

Identifier: MSS-554-BC

Scope and Content

The Pie Town videos contain oral histories of some of the original homesteaders of Pie Town, New Mexico. The interviews concern the values and experiences of the past and contrast them to the present (1988) day Pie Town. The story of Pie Town, New Mexico and the surrounding communities in Catron County in the 1920's and 30's is explored.


  • 1980-1986

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Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research

Copy Restrictions

Copyrighted material. Copies are allowed only for use at the Center for Southwest Research. User is responsible for compliance with all copyright, privacy, and libel laws. Permission is required for publications or distribution.


23 video recordings on DVD

Separated Material

Archival masters are stored in B3.

Processing Information

Original u-matics have been reformatted to DVD (August 2012).
Finding Aid of the Pie Town Oral History Project, 1980-1986
Processed by CSWR staff
©2000, 2012
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//University of New Mexico::Center for Southwest Research//TEXT (US::NmU::MSS 554 BC::Pie Town Oral History Project)//EN" "nmu1mss554bc.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
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Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131