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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

Phillip (Felipe) B. Gonzales Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1099-BC
Scope and Contents The Phillip (Felipe) B. Gonzales papers contain institutional documents, letters, and press publications. Its main area focus involves historical aspects of the Hispanic experience in New Mexico and the Southwest. Included are Spanish-language articles dating from the mid-late 19th century and early-mid 20th century, including popular political poetry, partisan political contention, and public discourse. Another series touches on controversial Nuevomexicano ethnic identity. Data on the...
Dates: 1883 - 2020

Noe Tijerina Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-859-SC
Abstract This small collection contains the papers of Noe Tijerina, son of Reies Lopez Tijerina, Chicano land grant activist and founder of Alianza Federal de Mercedes. The papers relate to land grant activism and the Tijerina family.
Dates: 1958-2007

Reies Tijerina Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-654-BC
Abstract The collection contains the papers of New Mexico land grant activist Reies Lopez Tijerina, best known for founding the Alianza Federal de Mercedes. The group organized heirs seeking to regain Spanish and Mexican land grants protected under the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, an important component of the Chicano Movement.
Dates: 1888-2003; Majority of material found within 1963-1978

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Sound recordings 2
Albuquerque (N.M.) -- Centennial celebrations, etc 1
Albuquerque -- New Mexico -- History -- 20th century 1
Attitude (Psychology) - - Testing 1
Chicano Civil Rights Movement -- New Mexico -- 20th Century 1
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Chicano Movement--History--20th century. 1
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
Don Juan Oñate 1
Hispanic Americans -- New Mexico -- Land tenure -- History -- 20th century. 1
Interviews -- Sound recordings 1
Land grants -- 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 1
Land grants – New Mexico 1
Land settlement -- Southwest, New 1
Land tenure -- New Mexico 1
Land titles -- New Mexico 1
Land titles -- New Mexico -- Tierra Amarilla Region -- History. 1
Letters 1
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century 1
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights -- New Mexico 1
Mexican Americans -- Civil rights. 1
Mexican Americans -- Education -- New Mexico 1
Mexican Americans -- Land tenure -- New Mexico 1
Mexican Americans -- New Mexico -- History 1
Mexican Americans -- New Mexico -- Rural conditions 1
Mexican Americans – Civil rights – New Mexico 1
Migrant labor -- United States 1
Minorities -- Political activity -- United States 1
Moving images 1
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New Mexico -- Ethnic relation 1
New Mexico -- Politics and government - History - 1951 1
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1951- 1
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Oral histories 1
Political activists -- New Mexico 1
Political activists -- New Mexico. 1
Protest movements -- New Mexico -- History -- 20th century. 1
Rio Arriba County (N.M.) 1
Rio Arriba County (N.M.) -- History 1
Social movements -- United States 1
Tierra Amarilla (N.M.) 1
Tierra Amarilla (N.M.) -- History 1
Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- New Mexico 1
University of New Mexico -- History 1
Veterans--New Mexico 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- New Mexico 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans 1
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Language
English 3
Spanish; Castilian 1
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Names
Tijerina, Reies 3
Tijerina, Noe 1