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University of New Mexico Alumni Association Records,

Identifier: UNMA 128

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains material related directly to the Alumni Association of the University of New Mexico as well as other materials, mainly historical, gathered by the Association. Alumni Association materials include: minutes and correspondence of the board; alumni club information; homecoming minutes and correspondence, events sponsored by the Alumni, Alumni Lettermen's Association, photographs and memorabilia, Alumni Memorial Chapel history, and Alumnus magazine files. Other material collected by the Alumni Association include commencement, programs and photographs and various files related to student life. There is also a collection of video tapes, created mainly in-house, related to University of New Mexico history.


  • 1892-[ongoing]


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Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of CSWR material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for compliance with all copyright, privacy, and libel laws. Permission is required for publication or distribution.

Historical Note

The University of New Mexico Alumni Association was originally formed in 1897, and reorganized in 1927. According to the Alumni publication, Alumni news, the organization's purpose was to "help the University." The proposed ways to do this was by recruiting new students; assist in procuring scholarships and other tuition assistance; aid in obtaining legislative appropriations for the University; and support University athletics


27 boxes (20 cu. ft.)

Related Material

UNM Hodgin Hall Alumni Scrapbook: ZIM CSWR Mfilm LD3781.N51d U54 1950a

KGGM-TV Interviews with UNM Alumni, Center for Southwest Research, University Libraries, University of New Mexico.

Processing Information

Inquire with reference staff for access to unprocessed addition, 32 boxes, B3-UNMA backlog area.
Finding Aid of the University of New Mexico Alumni Association Records, 1892-[ongoing]
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Processed by CSWR staff
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Language of description note
Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//University of New Mexico::Center for Southwest Research//TEXT (US::NmU::UNMA 128::University of New Mexico Alumni Association Records)//EN" "nmu1unma128.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