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Alfonso Sanchez papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-803-BC
Abstract Alfonso Sanchez was the District Attorney for Rio Arriba County during the land struggle of Reies Lopez Tijerina and the Alianza Federal de las Mercedes. The collection consists of biographical materials pertaining to Alfonso Sanchez, as well as materials pertaining to the Tierra Amarillo land grant and Reies Lopez Tijerina.
Dates: 1856-2004; Majority of material found within 1955-1970

Atrisco Oral History Project

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Identifier: MSS-565-BC
Scope and Content The Atrisco Oral History Project, also known as Herencia: The Atrisco Community, was conducted over nine months in 1984, with the exception of one interview which was conducted in 1981. The project was directed by Dr. Raymond Burrola and consists of interviews with 35 residents of the Atrisco area in Albuquerque's South Valley. The project was sponsored by the Southwest Hispanic Research Institute at the University of New Mexico, in conjunction with the Albuquerque Museum and University of New...
Dates: 1981-1984, (bulk 1984)

Caja del Rio Grant Testimony

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Identifier: MSS-51-BC
Abstract This collection contains testimony from the U.S. Court of Private Land Claims regarding the legitimacy of the Caja del Rio grant involving a legal dispute between the descendants of Nicolas Ortiz, Ni?o Ladr?n de Guebara (the original grantee) and Willi Spiegelberg. It also includes legal documents confirming genealogy of the Ortiz family and records of sales of this land in 1860 from the Ortiz family through various owners, to Thomas B. Catron in 1909.
Dates: 1887-1914 (bulk 1904-1914)

East Mountain Historical Society Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-597-BC
Scope and Content The East Mountain Oral History Project collection consists of interviews conducted by Joyce Mendel with the following residents: Jose Candelaria, Bob Cooper, Adilia Garcia, Leandro Garcia, Barbara Herrera, Tom Herrera, Bill Loudon, Andres Mora, Antonia Mora, Dorela Perea, David Salazar, Jacquelyn Schaefer, M. Zanettie and Vicki Scoresone. The interviews are in a combination of English and Spanish languages. The collection also includes a tape of reminiscences from Alejandro Herrera, recorded in...
Dates: 1908-2001 (bulk, 1989-1996)

Mariano Chavez Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-010
Scope and Content Collection consists of photocopies of documents involving members of the Mariano Chavez family and others. Most of the materials concern land grants, wills and estates, land conveyances, and litigation over land and water disputes in New Mexico during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Other materials include inventories of personal property, a license to build a chapel at San Jose de Chama (1844), a geneaology of the Chavez family, a collection of alabados (religious verses), and...
Dates: 1763-1967 (bulk 1763-1873)

Miguel Antonio Lovato Papers,

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Identifier: MSS-137-SC
Abstract This collection contains seven Spanish documents, written by or related to Miguel Antonio Lovato, resident of Galisteo and Santa Fe, New Mexico in the late eighteenth century to the mid-nineteenth century.
Dates: 1790-1849

New Mexico Land Documents and Marriage Authorization

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Identifier: MSS-106-SC
Abstract This collection is comprised of documentation of land sales or transfers from 1811-1887 and one letter from a Bishop authorizing a particular marriage. All documents pertain to the Mexican and Territorial periods in New Mexico.
Dates: 1791-1887 (bulk 1826-1887)

Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-832-BC
Abstract The collection contains land documents, photographs of New Mexico, maps, plats, blueprints, McMurdo Estate papers and other documents from the law firm of Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb.
Dates: 1862-1983; Majority of material found within 1917-1975

Thomas B. Catron Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-29-BC
Scope and Content The collection contains personal, business, political and legal papers of Thomas B. Catron, 1723-1930. Included is correspondence, legal documents, case records, maps, deeds, campaign literature, newspaper clippings, ledgers, reports and printed material. The collection contains records of 282 cases of the U. S. Court of Private Land Claims, Santa Fe District, 1891-1903, with considerable material on the Anton Chico Grant, Tierra Amarilla Grant, Maxwell Land Grant, and La Bajada Grant. The...
Dates: 1692-1934

Thomas D. Campbell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-566-BC
Scope and Content The majority of this collection represents Thomas Campbell's activities in New Mexico. However, series I contains some military and political items not directly related to New Mexico. The collection is divided into 5 overlapping series. Series I primarily consists of documents (correspondence, government publications, etc.) relating to Campbell's military and political activities. U.S. federal government related documents include: U.S. Department of Agriculture publications and...
Dates: 1874-1984

Tomas Atencio Papers and Academia de la Nueva Raza / Rio Grande Institute Records

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Identifier: MSS-827-BC
Abstract The collection contains administrative documents, correspondence, photographs, audio recordings, articles and research files of La Academia de la Nueva Raza, and the Rio Grande Institute, organizations dedicated to political, social, and cultural change. It also contains the files of Tomas Atencio related to his personal research and work on his many projects.
Dates: 1923-2013; Majority of material found in 1965-1999

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Education, Bilingual--New Mexico 2
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La Majada Land Grant (N.M.) 2
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Agricultural engineers -- United States 1
Agricultural industries -- New Mexico 1
Agriculture -- Defense measures 1
Agriculture -- Finance 1
Agriculture -- International cooperation 1
Agriculture -- New Mexico 1
Alabados 1
Anton Chico Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Antonio Ortiz Grant (N.M.) 1
Art--Slides 1
Atrisco (Albuquerque, N.M.) -- History 1
Atrisco Albuquerque, N.M. -- Social life and customs 1
Bishop John Lamy Grant (N.M.) 1
Business records -- New Mexico 1
Caja del Rio Grande Collection 1
Caja del Rio Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Cañada de Los Alamos Grant (N.M.) 1
Church and state -- Mexico -- History 1
City planning -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque 1
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Cuaderno 1
Ditches -- New Mexico 1
East Mountain area (N.M.) -- History -- Anecdotes 1
East Mountain area (N.M.) -- Social life and customs 1
Education--New Mexico 1
Elections -- New Mexico 1
Epidemics--New Mexico 1
Ethnic art 1
Family papers 1
Frontier and pioneer life--New Mexico 1
Genealogy 1
Hermanos Penitenties--New Mexico 1
Hispanic American families--New Mexico--Atrisco 1
Hispanic American families--New Mexico--East Mountain Area (Bernalillo County, N.M.) 1
Hispanic American neighborhoods--New Mexico 1
Hispanic American neighborhoods--New Mexico--Atrisco 1
Hispanic Americans -- New Mexico -- Land tenure -- History -- 20th century. 1
Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--Atrisco 1
Hispanic Americans--New Mexico--East Mountain area (Bernalillo County, N.M.) 1
Hymns 1
Indians of North America--Land tenure 1
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La Sevilleta de la Joya Grant (N.M.) 1
Land Grants--New Mexico 1
Land companies -- New Mexico 1
Land grants -- New Mexico -- Tierra Amarilla -- History -- 20th century. 1
Land grants -- New Mexico -- Tierra Amarilla -- Sources. 1
Land grants--New Mexico--Atrisco 1
Land grants--New Mexico--East Mountain area (Bernalillo County, N.M..) 1
Land tenure--New Mexico 1
Land titles -- New Mexico 1
Land titles -- New Mexico -- Tierra Amarilla Region -- History. 1
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- New Mexico 1
Legal documents 1
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Map 1
Marriage -- Dispensations 1
Maxwell Land Grant (N.M. and Colo.) 1
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Mexican Americans -- Claims 1
Mexican Americans -- Land tenure 1
Mexican Americans – Southwest, New -- Ethnic identity 1
Mexican Americans--Ethnic identity 1
Mexican Americans--New Mexico--East Mountain area (Bernalillo County, N.M.) 1
Mexican Americans--Religion 1
Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District (N.M.) 1
Migrant labor 1
Mines and mineral resources -- New Mexico 1
Minorities -- Civil rights 1
Minorities -- Political activity 1
Minorities in art 1
New Mexico - Artists 1
New Mexico -- Ethnic relations 1
New Mexico -- Genealogy 1
New Mexico -- History 1
New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 1
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1951- 1
New Mexico's Digital Collections 1
New Mexico--Social condition--18th century 1
New Mexico--Social conditions--19th century 1
Piedra Lumbre Land Grant (N.M.) 1
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Names
Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921 3
Prince, L. Bradford (Le Baron Bradford), 1840-1922 2
Albuquerque Museum 1
Atencio, Tomás, 1932-2014 1
Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914 1