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New Mexico Land Documents and Marriage Authorization

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)

Noe Tijerina Papers

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

Ojo de Espiritu Santo Company Records

Identifier: MSS-42-BC
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, leases, reports, and legal proceedings for the Ojo de Espiritu Santo Company from 1899-1935. The bulk of the records date from 1916-1934. There is correspondence to and from the company's general managers, Leo Garcia, before 1919 and Ted Sparr, from 1919 to 1934; the company agent, Charles F. Lambert; owners, C. C. Catron, Fletcher A. Catron, Thomas B. Catron, and others. The correspondence deals with sheep and cattle grazing leases and fees, oil and gas...
Dates: 1889-1935 (bulk 1916-1934)

Peter Nabokov Papers

Identifier: MSS-93-BC
Scope and Content The papers of Peter Nabokov, writer and newspaperman, contain manuscripts, notes, recorded interviews and newspaper articles. The bulk of the collection relates to research and writings about Reies Lopez Tijerina and the Tierra Amarilla land grant. The collection contains articles from the Santa Fe New Mexican, The Albuquerque Journal, The Albuquerque Tribune, and various other newspapers and...
Dates: 1939-2018

Petition of City of Santa Fe, N.M.

Identifier: AC 257-p
Scope and Content Petition of City of Santa Fe to the United States in Court of Private Land Claims to receive 4 square leagues in square form with then present plaza or public square.
Dates: 1894

Pitt Ross and Edmund Ross family papers

Identifier: MSS-786-BC
Abstract This collection contains personal papers and correspondence of Pitt Ross, his son, Edmund, Edmund's wife, Evelyn Everitt Ross and various members of the Everitt family. There are also records from their surveying and engineering business, the Ross Engineering Company. The photographs in the collection are personal as well as company related.
Dates: 1832-1954; Majority of material found within 1880-1940

Red River Valley Company Records

Identifier: MSS-86-BC
Scope and Content The Red River Valley Company collection contains the records of the daily activities of the Bell Ranch. It contains the legal records of the Pablo Montoya Grant, and the correspondence of Bell Ranch managers Arthur J. Tisdall, Charles M. O'Donel, and Albert K. Mitchell, covering the years 1894 to 1943. There are monthly employee lists, payrolls, business books and annual reports, tax records, receipts for equipment and supplies, maps, surveys, cattle and horse breeding records, marketing and...
Dates: 1865-1947

Reies Tijerina Papers

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

Reies Tijerina Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-654
Abstract The photos in this collection relate to the and other events in the life of land grant activist, Reis Lopez Tijerina.Alianza Federal de Pueblos Libres and other events in the life of land grant activist, Reis Lopez Tijerina.
Dates: 1944-2000

Richard H. Hanna Papers

Identifier: MSS-762-BC
Abstract This collection documents Richard E. Hanna's personal life, political connections, and legal activities relating to property, Indian affairs, natural resources, and administration of L. Bradford Prince's estate.
Dates: 1859-1963; Majority of material found within 1929-1946

Richard W. D. Bryan Family Papers, 1844-1939

Identifier: MSS-1-BC
Scope and Content The collection contains miscellaneous Albuquerque Indian School documents and a scrapbook containing newspaper clippings concerning the institution. There is an assortment of legal records dealing with New Mexico land grants and property transfer for the Robert H. Longwell Land Case, 1909-1912, regarding the Antonio Baca Grant and Borrego Springs Grant and the Cazin Property Case, 1844-1908. There is a wide variety of printed ephemera dealing with schools, churches and civic organizations, some...
Dates: 1844-1939

Rodey, Dickason, Sloan, Akin & Robb records

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

Santa Fe Gold and Copper Mine Field Book

Identifier: AC 529-p
Scope and Content Collection contains one field book (No. 2) of the Santa Fe Gold and Copper Mining Company. Notes, dated 1916, are land and encroachment surveys for the San Pedro Grant [granted 1820 near Placitas], San Pedro Placer Mining Claim, and Cañon del Agua Grant [granted 1844 near Placitas]. Book also includes notes for work done for A. E. Marsh.
Dates: 1916; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Santo Domingo Pueblo Documents

Identifier: MSS-78-SC
Abstract This collection contains 15 photoprints of documents housed in the archives of Santo Domingo Pueblo regarding the boundaries of Santo Domingo lands.
Dates: 1689-1907

Solomon Luna Family Album

Identifier: PICT-989-004
Abstract Collection consists of photographs copied from the Luna Family album.
Dates: 1890-1929

Solomon Luna Papers

Identifier: MSS-102-BC
Abstract This collection contains the letterpress book of Solomon Luna and Co., as well as biographical material concerning Solomon Luna, New Mexican politician, sheep baron, and businessman.
Dates: 1883-1941

Spanish Archives of New Mexico I,

Identifier: 1972-002
Scope and Content Collection consists of civil land records of the Spanish and Mexican period governments of New Mexico, and materials created by the Surveyor General and Court of Private Land Claims during the process of adjudication. Includes petitions for land grants, land conveyances, wills, mine registers, records books, journals, dockets, reports, minutes, letters, and a variety of legal documents. Also within the collection is the Vigil Index, an inventory of the documents in the custody of Donaciano...
Dates: 1685-1912

Spanish Archives of New Mexico Translations

Identifier: AC 229
Scope and Content Collection consists of typed English translations of selected documents from Series I and II of the Spanish Archives of New Mexico. Series I consists of land records, and Series II consists of government documents. For most of the documents, the W.P.A. translator is not identified.
Dates: n.d.

Spanish Land Grant Claims

Identifier: AC 565
Scope and Content This collection contains published United States Senate documents concerning land grant claims from Spanish settlers, their heirs or descendants that were established when Spain held the land. After New Mexico became part of the United States, the Surveyor-General of the United States was responsible for reviewing claims and forwarding recommendations to the U. S. Senate. Cases in the collection only address a limited number of New Mexico claims from the 1880s.
Dates: 1881-1888

Taos Land Records

Identifier: AC632p
Scope and Content Collection consists of six documents dealing with land use in Taos County. Two documents are Spanish-language property deeds dating from 1770 and 1804, along with English-language translations. Four documents are English translations of original Spanish-language documents: a property deed dated April, 1818; a judicial decree amending a disputed boundary line dated July 1831; a petition to present a land-use dispute case in Circuit Court dated April 1850; and the petition for a land grant dated...
Dates: 1745-1875

Thomas B. Catron Papers

Identifier: AC 037
Scope and Content Collection consists of the professional papers of the Catron and Catron law firm, Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the personal papers of the Catron family, 1883- 1917. The professional papers of the Catron and Catron firm include delinquent tax statements, debt collection papers, business correspondence, Reed Holloman correspondence, court cases, land grant materials, legal materials and office supplies correspondence and pension documents. Correspondence between Thomas B. Catron and the firm was...
Dates: 1883-1930

Thomas B. Catron Papers

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

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

Title Papers of San Pedro and Cañon del Agua Grants

Identifier: MSS-75-BC
Scope and Content This incomplete, bound, printed volume contains copies of various legal documents showing the history of ownership of the San Pedro and Cañon del Agua Grants from 1844 to 1880. There are deeds, field claims, briefs, decisions of the Surveyor General of New Mexico, descriptive notes of surveys, petitions of Jose Serafin Ramirez y Casanova, title of the San Pedro and Cañon del Agua Company, quitclaim deed from owners of Ortiz Grant and other legal documents.
Dates: 1844-1880

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

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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University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research 3
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Aubry, François Xavier, 1824-1854 1
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Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914 1
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Bernalillo County Abstract & Title Company 1
Billy, the Kid 1
Bryan, George S. (George Steinman), 1906-1970 1
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Campbell, Thomas D. (Thomas Donald), 1882-1966 1
Catron, Julia A., 1857-1909 1
Chaves County Primary Health Care Planning Committee 1
Chavez, Dennis, 1888-1962 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Collier, John, 1884-1968 1
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Coordinación de Organizaciones y Naciones Indigenas del Continente 1
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Hunt, Edward Proctor, 1861-1948 1
Indigenous Environmental Network 1
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Ketchum, Black Jack, 1863-1901 1
La Fonda (Hotel : Santa Fe, N.M.) 1
Laboratory of Anthropology (Museum of New Mexico) 1
Lawyers Title Insurance Corporation 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
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Lovato, Miguel Antonio 1
Lujan, David 1
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928 1
Manderfield Otero, Josefita, 1874-1951 1
Matthews, Kay 1
Maxwell Land Grant Company 1
Maxwell Land Grant and Railway Co 1
Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund 1
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