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Aretas A. Hyde Memoirs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 331
Scope and Content Collection consists of Aretas Hyde's memoirs. Memoirs have contemporary reactions to the anti-slavery and abolitionist movement before and during the Civil War. He also comments on the construction of pueblos in New Mexico.
Dates: 1852-1908

Avis Childers Cowan Oral History Transcript,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 051-P
Scope and Content One bound 108-page typed transcript of 17 hours of audiotaped interviews of Thelma Cone Childers Cleveland (Cowan's mother). In the interviews Cleveland discusses the period 1906--1922, from her birth until her marriage. She provides a detailed account of life in a poor farming family that homesteaded near Redland, New Mexico, and later Gasoline, Texas. Includes descriptions of farming, social life, and schools in eastern New Mexico and west Texas in the early 20th century. A genealogy chart of...
Dates: 1982

David J. Miller Letter,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 149-P
Scope and Content One 1861 letter from David J. Miller of Santa Fe to his niece Laura P. McCord of Mississippi, and one typescript of the letter. Miller gives a brief description of New Mexico and its people.
Dates: 1861

Finding aid of the Oral History Interviews of the New Mexico Department of Transportation Oral History Mitigation Projects

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-953-BC
Abstract The collection consists of oral history interviews conducted by Shawn Kelley for Paramatrix, under contract with the New Mexico Department of Transportation. The interviews were designed to mitigate adverse effects of various projects, including US 82 (Riley Homestead) Data Recovery Project (Eddy County, NM) and Cambray Bridge Replacement Mitigation Project (Luna County, NM).
Dates: 2011

James Josiah Webb Memoirs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 236-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of a typescript of Webb's journal entitled "Memoirs of James J. Webb, Merchant in Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1844." The memoirs describe Webb's business in Santa Fe and his journey across the Santa Fe Trail. Includes materials on two of Webb's business partners, John M. Kingsbury and William S. Messervy.
Dates: 1844

Jessie De Prado Farrington Manuscript,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 081
Scope and Content Collection consists of the memoirs of Jessie de Prado Farrington written in 1935. The memoirs discuss Farrington's life and homesteading experiences in the early 1900s in Agua Chicquita Canyon in Otero County, New Mexico. Photographs of Weed, New Mexico, Glen-Eben (Farrington's homestead), and of various people are included. Farrington's memoirs have been published in the New Mexico Historical Review.
Dates: 1935

John Paul Delgado Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: 1992-024
Scope and Content Collection consists of the John Paul Delgado papers (1910-1992) and the military papers of Manuel Delgado (1774-1804). The bulk of the collection covers the years 1910-1992. John Paul Delgado papers include some materials concerning his grandfather Benjamin Read, genealogical materials concerning the Delgado Family, and various clippings and other materials concerning John Paul Delgado's acting career. Also includes black and white photographs of John Paul and the Delgado Family, photocopies of...
Dates: 1774-1992 (bulk 1910-1992)

Jones Family Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 118
Scope and Content The Jones Collection covers the years from 1844 to 1969 and deals mainly with the Jones family history in Ohio, Wisconsin, Iowa and New Mexico. There is an extensive amount of material on Amistad, N.M. and Hawkeye, Iowa. Material includes papers from the Godlove and Brown families of the Amistad area, as well as general material on homesteading, turn-of-the-century education and social history. On August 7, 1975 Clara May Daves of Albuquerque donated a scrapbook to the Jones...
Dates: n.d.

Lillie Ranch Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-793-SC
Abstract This small collection of letters illuminates life at the Lillie Ranch in Kelly (Socorro County), N.M. in the late 1800s. The letters detail problems on the ranch and with the Indians.
Dates: 1885-1889

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Fray Angélico Chávez History Library 6
UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections 2
New Mexico State Records Center and Archives 1
 
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Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico 3
New Mexico -- Description and travel 3
Clippings 2
Oral histories 2
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- History 2
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Account books 1
Actors -- New Mexico 1
Agriculture - Middle West 1
Alamogordo (N.M.) -- Social life and customs 1
Amistad (N.M.) -- History 1
Apache Indians -- Wars -- New Mexico 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Businessmen -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe 1
Diaries 1
Eddy County (N.M.) -- History 1
Family histories 1
Farmers -- New Mexico -- Redland 1
Farmers -- Texas -- Gasoline 1
Frontier and pioneer life - California 1
Frontier and pioneer life - Illinois 1
Frontier and pioneer life - New Mexico 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico -- Eddy County 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico -- Otero county 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico -- Redland 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- New Mexico -- Socorro County 1
Frontier and pioneer life -- Texas -- Gasoline 1
Frontier and pioneer life--New Mexico--Amistad 1
Gasoline (Tex.) -- Social life and customs 1
Genealogy 1
Hawkeye (Iowa) -- History 1
Historic bridges -- New Mexico 1
Indians, Treatment of -- New Mexico 1
Irrigation canals and flumes -- New Mexico -- Eddy County (N.M.) 1
Kelly (N.M.) -- History 1
Land grants--New Mexico--Amistad 1
Land titles--Registration and transfer--New Mexico--Amistad 1
Letters 1
Luna County (N.M.) -- History 1
Memoirs and biographies 1
Merchants -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe 1
Military history 1
New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 1
New Mexico -- History -- To 1848 1
New Mexico -- Social life and customs 1
Ohio - Social life and customs 1
Otero county (N.M.) -- Social life and customs 1
Photographs 1
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Pueblos - New Mexico 1
Railroad bridges -- New Mexico 1
Railroads -- New Mexico -- History 1
Ranch life -- New Mexico 1
Ranch life -- New Mexico -- Socorro County -- 19th century 1
Ranches -- New Mexico -- Otero county 1
Ranching -- New Mexico -- Socorro County -- 19th century 1
Redland (N.M.) -- Social life and customs 1
Religious biography 1
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Commerce 1
Santa Fe Trail 1
Scrapbooks 1
Slavery - United States 1
Sound recordings 1
Weed (N.M.) -- Views 1
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