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1933 Chicago World's Fair Southwest Indian Exhibit Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 065
Scope and Content Supported by photographs now in Photo Archives, History Bureau, Museum of New Mexico, this collection (hereafter cited as the La Fonda Hotel Collection) consists of a body of manuscript materials relation to efforts by the Atchinson, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad and the Fred Harvey group to sponsor a Southwestern Indian Exhibit at "A Century of Progress, International Exposition; Chicago, 1933" -- more commonly known as the 1933 Chicago World's Fair. Arrangement: By subject matter...
Dates: 1913-1950

Adolph Bandelier Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 012
Scope and Content The Bandelier collection consists of artifacts, documents, illustrations, maps, and photographs. For the most part all are in stable condition. The bulk of the collection came to the library upon the death of Mrs. Fanny Ritter Bandelier in accordance with the terms of her will. Other Bandelier memorabilia and artifacts were donated by various persons who were friends of the Bandeliers. Journals Of the document portion of the collection,...
Dates: August 28-December 15 -

Amelia Hollenback Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 544
Scope and Content The collection consists of diaries, journals, letters, personal and home expenses, social and charitable events, clubs and other organizations, childhood memorabilia, and photographs of the Hollenback family who lived in Pennsylvania, New York and New Mexico. NOTE: The family names and relationships in the genealogy folders (Box 1, Folders 1 and 2) of the Hollenback,Welles, and Beard families The original photographs are in the collections of the New Mexico Photo Archives (HP.2011.26). Most of...
Dates: 1820-1970; Majority of material found in 1880-1920

Battle of Mesilla Letters,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 347-p
Scope and Content The collection consists of a newspaper article describing the battle at Mesilla, AZ. On the back of the article is a hand written note from a person who was in Mesilla at the time. He writes to his sister, Mrs. J. A. Roundy, in Shelby, Colorado. Included is another handwritten note to his sister.
Dates: 1861

Carrie Arnold Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 289
Scope and Content This collection consists of Carrie Arnold's original manuscripts and illustrative art work on the history of the Palace of the Governors in Santa Fe, New Mexico, copies of the published materials she used in her research including Palace records from Archivo General de Indios, B.M. Read's Illustrated History of New Mexico and Sidelights of New Mexican History, and J.K. Shiskin's Unquiet...
Dates: 1987-1997

Charles H. Lange Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 394
Scope and Content Collection contains drafts/transcriptions for the Adolph Bandelier diaries covering 1885 - 1892 (published in four volumes by the University of New Mexico Press). Included are transcripts of Bandelier material from 1880 - 1891 prepared by A. J. O. Anderson and Fanny Bandelier. A file of approximately 820 index cards with names is also included.
Dates: 1950-1980

Dominguez y Escalante Bicentennial Expedition Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 574
Scope and Content Collection contains material associated with a 1976 trail ride commemorating the original 1776 Dominguez y Escalante Expedition trail through New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Arizona. This material documents the preliminaries and life on the trail through diaries, journals, and newspapers.
Dates: 1976

Fayette S. Curtis Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 054-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of fourteen sheets of ink drawings by Rosa Margaret Curtis. The drawings of armor and weaponry used by the Spanish in the Southwest, are the original drawings used by her husband, Fayette S. Curtis, to illustrate his article on Spanish weaponry and armor.

These are described in more detail in the New Mexico Historical Review Vol. 2, No. 2, April, 1927 in the article written by F. A. Curtis, "Spanish Arms and Armor in the Southwest."
Dates: 1927

Fred Harvey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 520
Scope and Content Collection contains correspondence, notes, ephemeral items, financial materials, and legal documents of the Fred Harvey company as well as personal papers of Fred Harvey and his extended families. The papers originated from three Fred Harvey great-grandchildren (Steward, Dagget, and Helen). While assembled as one collection, the three entities have mostly been retained.
Dates: 1858-1990; Majority of material found in 1900-1985

Howard Bryan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 578
Scope and Content Material pertains to Howard Bryan's bi-weekly Albuquerque Tribune column “Off the Beaten Path” which ran from 1953 to 1990. This collection contains clippings of those columns as well as the correspondence and research material he used to produce the column. Material includes awards, photographs and miscellaneous items.
Dates: 1940-2000; Majority of material found in 1970s-1980s

Jack P. Mills Memoirs,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 316-p
Scope and Content Collection consists of a photocopy of a typed manuscript titled "Memoirs of Jack P. Mills;" a family tree and references. Included are newspaper clippings on Jack P. Mills and a promotional piece on Clayton, New Mexico.
Dates: 1892-1994

Jeremiah Iowa Architectural Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 358
Scope and Content Collection consists of originals and copies of Iowa's architectural design work in the Santa Fe area and a few designs elsewhere. Major construction efforts include the Santa Clara Pueblo Senior Center and La Posada Resort in Santa Fe. There are a number of photographs related to his design work. Collection also contains material related to "The Center Space," a display mounted at the Palace of the Governors, Santa Fe, centering on Pueblo architecture. Iowa was the guest curator for the...
Dates: 1976-1992

John Baptiste Salpointe Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: AC 417
Scope and Content This collection is a series of handwritten manuscripts on Indians of the Southwest. Most pages are written in English, although some are in French (Salpointe's native language) and one essay is in Spanish. Topics covered include: dances, mythology, traits, and Indian wars. He focuses on the Apache, Navajo, Papago, Zuni, and Pueblo Indian tribes.
Dates: 1834-1889

John S. Candelario Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 291
Scope and Content This collection contains documents, papers, letters, and memorabilia relating to John S. Candelario and his business and property dealings. There are personal letters to him from family members and from his adopted father, Jesusito Candelario. John S. Candelario's essays, fiction, and film scripts about New Mexico are also included in this collection. Of note is an unpublished essay on Georgia O'Keeffe. Also included are detailed logs of his work which provide technical information about what...
Dates: 1895-1999

Kathryn Hitte and William D. Hayes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 408
Scope and Content The collection contains personal history, correspondence, newsclippings, story ideas, plots, and drafts of stories as well as illustrations and cartoons by Hayes. There is also collected material of their community volunteer work with the Museum of New Mexico, Boy Scouts, and community theater.
Dates: 1953-1976

Kenneth M. Chapman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 484
Scope and Content The collection consists of genealogical family information, correspondence, legal and real estate documents, and (typed and handwritten) autobiographical notes. Papers pertain to Kenneth Chapman's work with the Museum of New Mexico, Edgar L. Hewett and others, the Indian Arts Fund, general archaeology and the preservation of Pueblo pottery.
Dates: 1848-1968; Majority of material found in 1928-1968

Lawrence Clark Powell Southwest Broadside Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 183-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of nine broadsides (Numbers 1-5, and 7-10) from the "Southwest series sponsored by Powell in the 1950s for distribution to his friends and family. Each broadside was designed and printed by a notable printer such as Grant Dahlstrom or Carl Hertzog, and featured an excerpt from the work of a prominent Southwest author. The authors represented in the broadsides are Will Levington Comfort, Patricia Paylore, J. Frank Dobie (on three broadsides), Haniel Long, Mary Austin, Charles...
Dates: 1953-1956

Letter to Ruth

 Collection
Identifier: AC 272-p
Scope and Content Letter (from Ruth to Bill) discusses Germany, American Southwest, and the Indian Detours
Dates: 1931

My Adventures in Zuni: Typescript,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 055-P
Scope and Content Typescript copy of My Adventure in Zuni was written by Frank H. Cushing.
Dates: 18--

New Mexico Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 327
Scope and Content This collection contains Spanish and English song books and manuscript sheet music related to the Southwest, Mexico, New Mexico, and Santa Fe. The music consists of folk songs, ballads, popular mariachi music, traditional fiesta music, cowboy songs, traditional Native American tribal music, and others. The collection includes general piano music once owned by Charlotte Ilfeld, Alice K. Plimpton, Mary R. Van Stone, Elizabeth Willis DeHuff, and Lucile and Loraine Ridout.
Dates: 1868-1993

Nicholas Roosevelt Diary,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 194-P
Scope and Content Diary contains descriptions and daily observations of Southwest Indians and landscape, the Grand Canyon, and other related topics. Nicholas Roosevelt, a cousin of Theodore Roosevelt, accompanied the U.S. President on this tour of the Southwest in the summer of 1913.
Dates: 1913

Office of Indian Affairs Message

 Collection
Identifier: AC 559-p
Scope and Content A message from the Office of Indian Affairs encouraging Native Americans not to neglect agricultural tasks over religious and cultural tribal events. Message was prepared and signed by Commissioner Charles H. Burke, February 24, 1923. Document was printed at the Indian Print Shop, Chilocco, OK, 2-17-1923
Dates: 24 February 1923

Philip J. Rasch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 439
Scope and Content This collection consists of the research material of historian and author Philip J. Rasch. It includes his many articles about New Mexican and southwestern gunslingers, lawmen, and outlaws. These articles were published in the English Westerners' Brand Book, Denver Westerners Monthly Roundup, Westerners New York Posse Brand Book, and the National Association and Center for Outlaw and Lawman...
Dates: Placeholder Unit Date Text; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Rito De Los Frijoles Gazette,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 286
Scope and Content This collection consists of the Rito de los Frijoles Gazette in two volumes, Volume, 1, 10 July 1910 and Volume 2, 1911 and the Rito de los Frijoles Gazette, to 22 August 1911 Magazine Supplement. The volumes appear to be written by different authors who were present at the Rito de los Frijoles camp, during the 1910 and 1911 excavations at what is now Bandelier National Monument.In each volume, there are handwritten...
Dates: 1910-1911

Robert H. and Mela Martin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 312-p
Scope and Content Collection consists of one tape cassette of ceremonies at the Palace of the Governors and a biography of the Compton family "It's a Long, Long Road," written by James C. Compton, Chief Justice of New Mexico in 1970. There are two mounted photographs, one of Judge Compton and one of the courthouse. ADDITION (June 2011): Celebratory telegrams and letters to Robert Martin; Laura Gilpin and Ansel Adams related notes and letters; "Friends of Photography newsletters (1971).
Dates: 1970; 1947-1972

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Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 3
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928 3
Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan), 1887-1975 3
Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914 2
Fred Harvey (Firm) 2