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Benjamin Morris Thomas Collection

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Identifier: PAC 025
Scope and Content Collection consists of some 300 early images by various photographers of primarily southwestern Indian subjects, printed in a variety of formats and sizes (cabinet cards, stereos, boudoir cards, etc.) from the 1870s through 1912. Original collection by B.M. Thomas was added to by his son Bradley M. Thomas following Benjamin’s death. Photographs are itemized by negative number followed title or description. Mnay of these images have been posted on the Palace of the Governors Photo Archive online...
Dates: 1863 - 1928; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Carl Newland Werntz Photographs

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Identifier: PAC 035
Scope and Content Important collection of original photographs of Hopi, Apache, Havasupai peoples, Fort Apache and other locations, dated circa 1900. As an established artist, Werntz had a highly sophisticated approach to photography. No accession records for this collection. The work of William H. Simpson somehow seems to be tied to this collection but there is no paper trail to verify that.
Dates: 1900

Charles F. Lummis Collection

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Identifier: PAC 022
Scope and Content Consisting primarily of cyanotype images, the bulk of photos between 1888-1894 documents pueblo life and New Mexico, Latin America, archaeology, Bandelier family
Dates: 1884 - 1925

Aaron B. Craycraft Photographs

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Identifier: PAAC-021
Scope and Content This small but invaluable collection of prints and negatives provides unique views of Santa Fe and the northern Pueblos, as well as some portraits and other New Mexico scenes.
Dates: 1890 - 1918; Majority of material found within 1904 - 1915

Edgar L. Hewett Photographs and Ephemera Collection

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Identifier: PAAC-056
Scope and Content Collection of photographs, photographic negatives, photo albums, postcards, and ephemera collected by Edgar Lee Hewett. Content includes travels, archaeological expeditions, mementoes, and images of friends and family. While the collection is closely associated with Hewett, materials given to or collected by Hewett are intefiled with material he created. Additionally, other collections material from the School for Advanced Research, the Archaeological Institute of America, and the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1906 - 1940; 1860 - 1959

Furlong & Crispell Photographs

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Identifier: PAAC-050
Scope and Content This small collection of early photographs created in the Las Vegas area includes photos by James Furlong, Theron Crispell, and also their joint efforts under Furlong and Crispell. Images are listed by negative number and brief description. Also included in the collection are 32 glass plate negatives. Furlong and Crispell images are designated with an (FC).
Dates: 1875 - 1906

Helen Blumenschein Collection

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Identifier: PAC 008
Scope and Content This is a minimally processed collection of primarily personal family photographs, many not identified. There are an abundant number of photos of Helen G. Blumenschein, her artist parents Ernest and Mary, including her time in the military, her family, and travels. There are negatives for which there are no prints and vice versa. Some notation on envelopes and backs of photos.
Dates: 1909 - 1989

Henry A. Schmidt Photograph Collection

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Identifier: PAC 005
Scope and Content The collection consists of original photographs of Sierra County, New Mexico, particularly, the towns of Lake Valley and Chloride ca. 1880 - 1915. Photographs document general mining operations: building, equipment, miners and surrounding area views. Also represented are town events, landscapes, and an extensive portrait collection. The collection primarily contains the photographs of Henry A. Schmidt, who lived and worked in the area. Other photographers in the collection include, T.J. Curran...
Dates: 1881 - 1937

Hollenback Family Photo Collection

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Identifier: HP-2011-26
Scope and Content The bulk of the collection consists of family photos, including studio portraits and snapshots of varying sizes and formats. The majority of these date from about the 1860s to the 1940s; however, the collection also includes photos, negatives, notes, and a partial collection inventory made by historian and author Mary J. Cook in the 1980s as part of her research into Amelia Hollenback. Of special interest are the large number of cartes de visite, tintypes, and cabinet cards contained in the...
Dates: 1861 - 1986; Majority of material found within ca. 1870s-ca. 1940s

Howard Bryan Collection

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Identifier: HP201531
Scope and Content The Howard Bryan Collection contains approximately 200 prints (many are copy prints) and a few negatives related to Bryan’s personal life and career as a journalist, and to historical New Mexico subjects and events. Highlights of the collection include original photographs of New Mexico ghost towns (ca. 1958 - 1970), as well as holiday parties with esteemed guests (ca. 1960s - 1970s).
Dates: 1958 - 2001; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Jesse L. Nusbaum Collection

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Identifier: PAC 017
Scope and Content Materials included original 5 x 7 glass plate negatives, 5 x 7 vintage prints, and nitrate film negatives of various sizes. Many of the vintage 5 x 7 contact prints have notes on the back written in pencil by Jesse Nusbaum and notes in ball point pen by his wife, Rosemary Nusbaum. There are also other notes in unidentified handwriting in both pen and pencil on the back of the photographs. Some 5 x 7 vintage photos have a small stamp on bottom edge: MEJ Colter or H. H. Dorman...
Dates: 1906 - 1939; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

John Candelario Collection

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Identifier: PAC 060
Scope and Content Collections consists of several thousand images in print, negative, color slide format and some film reels.
Dates: 1938 - 1991; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Katherine McMahon Collection

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Identifier: HP198042
Scope and Content The Katherine McMahon Collection contains approximately 700 black and white photograph prints, primarily related to the Pueblo Indians and the Navajo of New Mexico. Isleta Pueblo is especially well-represented and included are portraits, dances, and snapshots of daily life. Other subjects include: landscapes and scenes across New Mexico, such as Albuquerque and Santa Fe; cowboys; regional writers and artists; and the First American Pageant, 1928 – 1931. Photographers include M.E. Hanna, Harry...
Dates: ca. 1870 - 1940; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Lincoln County Collection

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Identifier: PAC 040
Scope and Content Original transfer included documents, photographs, letters, framed prints and albums. In addition to original photographs there are many copies of historically significant photographs. Collection includes many portraits of people who played a significant role in Lincoln County or prominent in New Mexico politics.
Dates: 1874 - 1960s; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Matilde Coxe Stevenson Collection

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Identifier: PAC 006
Scope and Content The collection consists of photographic images produced by Matilda Coxe Stevenson circa 1890s through 1900. They depict ceremonial activities and daily life in the pueblos of Zuni and Sia (Zia). All photos were made with a Kodak No. 2 camera. Subject references made by the photographer are to the Annual Reports of the Bureau of American Ethnology to which the photos are keyed. There is no acquisition history for this collection however HP.1984.15 and HP.1984.24 contained photos which are more...
Dates: 1890 - 1900; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Musgrave Collection

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Identifier: PAC 039
Scope and Content Many of the original photos in this small but important collection are hand annotated on the verso in pencil placing the locations, U.S. military personnel in Mexico and in Columbus, including photos of El Paso and Juarez, town of Columbus, military encampments and battle scenes. Hand annotations from photographs are in quote marks. It is assumed most photographs are in Columbus unless otherwise noted. Photographs are listed in contents by negative number in numerical order.
Dates: 1916; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Richard Rudisill Memorial Cartes de Visite Collection

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Identifier: PAC 56
Scope and Content The collection consists of carte de visite photographs dating from the 1860s to the 1920s. The collection consists entirely of original prints. Images measure approximately 2.5 x 4 inches (or the inverse). Most are albumen prints mounted on cards bearing imprints of the photographers either on the front margin or on the back. Hand-colored prints, collodion prints, gem miniatures, and enameled prints in CdV size are also represented. Primary subjects are portraits of individuals and...
Dates: 1860 - 1920; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Royal A. Prentice Collection

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Identifier: PAC 016
Scope and Content Materials include 4x5 and 5x7 glass plate negatives, 4x5 and other various sized film negatives most of which is nitrate, prints, photo albums, film boxes with citation information, hand colored photos and notes.
Dates: 1893 - 1955; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

T. Harmon Parkhurst Collection

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Identifier: PAC 023
Scope and Content Collection of several thousand images includes glass lantern slides, film negatives, glass negatives and original prints.
Dates: 1915 - 1945; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

William Henry Jackson Collection

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Identifier: PAC 019
Scope and Content This significant collection of W.H. Jackson was acquired over the years through donation and purchase and includes some of the earliest photographs of New Mexico. The collection includes ca. 1866 carte de visites of Pawnee chiefs taken in Omaha, photographs of early Santa Fe and many official Geologic Survey prints produced for circulation in Washington DC.
Dates: 1869 - 1924; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

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