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Albert B. Fall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-131-BC
Abstract The collection contains papers covering Fall's career as U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Interior. It includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, congressional records dealing with oil scandals and Mexican affairs, and federal court transcripts and briefs relating to his legal troubles.
Dates: 1851-1927; Majority of material found in 1922-1927

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

Alianza Federal de Pueblos Libres Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-628-BC
Scope and Content This collection contains newspaper clippings, magazine articles, pamphlets, flyers, press releases, and broadsides relating to Alianza Federal de las Mercedes, Alianza Federal de Pueblos Libres, Reies Lopez Tijerina, the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, land grants, education, employment, and discrimination. The Alianza constitution is also included in the collection. An oversized folder contains broadsides, reprints and a map. This collection is composed of materials that were formerly housed in...
Dates: 1963-1997 (bulk 1967-1979)

Antonio A. Sedillo Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-679-BC
Abstract This collection contains one scrapbook and three folders consisting mainly of newspaper clippings pertaining to the formation of the Progressive Party in New Mexico and the controversy created by a purposed survey to determine the level of racism among high school students, both events occurring in the early 1930s. Also included are some speeches and correspondence of attorney Antonio A. Sedillo who was a member of the Progressive Party.
Dates: 1932-1937

Broadsides and Ephemera of New Mexico and Mexico

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Identifier: AC 024-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of broadsides, handbills, programs, and other ephemera, most of which involve New Mexican politics.
Dates: 1882-1912

Carlos Espinosa Cansino collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-692-BC
Abstract This collection contains writings from and materials relating to the Chicano activist, Carlos Cansino. Cansino was active with the Los Duranes Community Improvement Association in Albuquerque and La Alianza Federal de Pueblos Libres, as well as Chicano organizing in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Texas.
Dates: 1966-2011 (bulk 1966-1970)

Charles and Jacqueline Meketa Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-875-BC
Abstract The Charles and Jacqueline Meketa papers primarily contain working papers and research files collected and produced during the research for their books and articles related to the Civil War and 20th century New Mexico and Arizona history.

Dates: 1792-1994; Majority of material found within 1860-1990

Clara H. Olsen Papers,

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Identifier: 1976-022
Scope and Content Collection consists of Olsen's personal and business papers, and a variety of publications about New Mexico. Includes personal correspondence (1889-1947), newspaper clippings about Olsen (1920-1935), obituaries of prominent New Mexicans, certificates from several New Mexican Governors (1901-1933), the settlement of Olsen's estate (1953), papers of Olsen's brother-in-law E.V. Chavez (1879-1896), and catalogs of the New Mexico Spanish American Normal School at El Rito (1939-1941). Correspondence...
Dates: 1879-1961

Clinton P. Anderson Papers

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Identifier: MSS-20-BC
Scope and Content The collection is divided into 16 overlapping series, and also includes an oversized folder. There is some duplication of series, reflecting multiple processing efforts over time. The series breakdown is as follows: I. Historical documents of New Mexico and the West: diaries, manuscripts, correspondence, transcriptions, printed matter, business records and other papers, mostly relating to NM territorial history. Material from New Mexico Secretary of the Territory (MSS 25 SC)...
Dates: 1848-1975

Clyde Tingley and Carrie Tingley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1072-BC
Abstract The collection includes correspondence of Clyde and Carrie Tingley, as well as material related to the City of Albuquerque, Carrie Tingley Hospital, and the New Mexico State Fair. Materials focus on Tingley’s time as Mayor/Chairman of the City of Albuquerque and Governor of New Mexico.
Dates: 1856-1959; Majority of material found within 1935-1955

Colonel John L. Gay Collection of Papers Pertaining to the Armijo Family,

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Identifier: MSS-193-BC
Scope and Content The John L. Gay collection (1841-1902) consists primarily of business documents and correspondence concerning Manuel and Rafael Armijo. These papers are particularly valuable in that they throw light on some phases of the Civil War period in New Mexico. The Armijos were merchants with stores in Albuquerque, Mesilla and other places in New Mexico. The Armijos identified themselves with the South at the beginning of the Civil War, and sold quantities of merchandise to Baylor, Sibley, and other...
Dates: 1841-1902 (bulk 1854-1887)

Democratic Party (N.M.) State Central Committee Records

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Identifier: MSS-66-BC
Scope and Content Boxes 1-3 of this collection contain correspondence. The material is arranged chronologically. There are letters relative to the organization of the committee in New Mexico as well as the national committee, political patronage issues with specific instances, letters of thanks to donors, requests from New Mexico precinct leaders and committee chairman for voters and tax payers lists, letters reporting on voting irregularities, and other issues. Correspondence with New Mexico representatives in...
Dates: 1916-1955 (bulk 1916-1936)

Dolores Goddard Collection of Elfego Baca

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Identifier: MSS-802-BC
Abstract This is a collection of correspondence, photos, newspaper clippings and articles about Elfego Baca as retained by his family after his death and collected in subsequent years. They provide a view of Baca’s political, business and family life beyond the well-known 1884 gunfight in Socorro County.
Dates: 1884-1961

Donaciano Vigil Collection,

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Identifier: 1961-003
Scope and Content Collection consists of Donaciano Vigil's military, family, and personal papers which span the Spanish, Mexican, and U.S. Territorial periods of New Mexico history. Spanish period documents contain land conveyances and abstracts of land primarily in Santa Fe (1770-1803), an inventory of civil and criminal proceedings (1766-1767), and a will (1820). Mexican period documents cover a wide range of New Mexico subjects. Some of the subjects are Vigil's military career (1834-1841), military affairs...
Dates: 1727-1877, bulk 1841-1877

E.A. Graves letters to Governor David Meriwether regarding Indians in the New Mexico Territory

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Identifier: MSS-876-OV
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence from E. A. Graves, Indian Agent, to Governor and Superintendent of Indian Affairs for New Mexico Territory, David Meriwether. Most letters inform Meriwether of situations with the Utahs, Navajos, and Apaches, and seek advice or action on the part of the Governor.
Dates: 1853

Edward L. Bartlett Papers

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Identifier: MSS-153-BC
Abstract The collection consists of the general correspondence of Edward L. Bartlett in his positions as Adjutant General of the Territory of New Mexico, private attorney, and Solicitor General of the Territory of New Mexico, 1882/83-1885, 1896 and 1903
Dates: 1882-1903

Edwin L. Mechem papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0292
Abstract Papers and photographs from former Republican New Mexico governor and federal judge Edwin L. Mechem.
Dates: ca. 1950-2004

Elfego Baca Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -249-SC
Scope and Content Elfego Baca's campaign brochures make up the bulk of this small collection. The brochures contain a brief history of Baca's life, including stories of gunfights, Billy the Kid, and dealings with the law, while also outlining his political ambitions. Additionally, the collection contains two pieces of correspondence written by Baca, an open letter written by Baca about the 1940 election, a letter from Mrs. Elfego Baca to Clinton P. Anderson informing him of Baca's death, and Baca's memorial...
Dates: 1904-1945 (bulk 1934-1945)

Elmer Martinez Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1004-BC
Abstract The collection deals with the career of Elmer Martinez and his various activities to teach about the Hispanic heritage of New Mexico and the Southwest. It includes correspondence, articles, photographs, maps and posters. Among them are his papers about the Spanish Village at the State Fair, the Colonial Infantry of Albuquerque color guard unit, the Spanish History Museum, a run for New Mexico State Representative, and his views and commentaries. It also contains material from others, including...
Dates: 1959-2015

Frank V. Ortiz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 362
Scope and Content The collection consists of Frank Ortiz's personal and diplomatic papers. The bulk of the material deals with his diplomatic and political career . Classified materials had been removed from the Frank V. Ortiz Collection in September 2006 by the U.S. State Department. In 2008 all but 18 documents have been declassified and returned to the Frank V. Ortiz Collection. A review of those remaining documents (either redacted or denied) will be requested in May of 2010. NOTE:...
Dates: 1930s-2005

George F. Ellis Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-694-BC
Abstract This collection contains correspondence and personal papers of George F. Ellis, manager of the Bell Ranch from 1947-1970, general and subject correspondence files (1944-1945) of former manager Albert K. Mitchell, and records from the Bell Ranch, 1929-1970.
Dates: 1929-1970

George Fitzpatrick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 086
Scope and Content Assorted papers including correspondence, memoranda, misc. documents and notes. Draft manuscripts on various New Mexico personalities and subjects. Eleven donated books integrated into museum collection. Articles and clippings were integrated into the libray's verticle files.
Dates: 1928-1982

Governor Arthur Seligman Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-102
Scope and Content Collection consists of official papers of Governor Seligman. Includes correspondence with and reports from various state agencies concerning a broad range of issues such as labor, public lands, natural resource conservation, and mining, with significant materials on the Gallup Coal Strike of 1933 and extension of the Navajo Reservation. Also within the collection is Seligman's pardon of former U.S. Senator A.B. Fall; many special reports from early New Deal programs in New Mexico; letters to...
Dates: 1931-1933

Governor John E. Miles Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-105
Scope and Content Collection consists of official and personal papers of Governor Miles. Includes correspondence with and reports from various state agencies concerning a broad range of issues such as labor, natural resource conservation, enforcement of the Hatch Act, establishment of the Four Corners Monument, establishment of a Mormon Battalion Monument, and extension of the Navajo Reservation. Also within this collection are reports and other materials concerning the Pecos River Commission, Rio Grande Compact...
Dates: 1939-1942

Governor John M. Washington Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-073
Scope and Content Collection consists of official papers of Governor Washington: one proclamation by Washington, and one letter received by Washington regarding the registration of Valencia County residents who chose to remain Mexican citizens following the annexation of New Mexico by the United States.

The letter is in English. The proclamation is in Spanish.
Dates: 1848-1849

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New Mexico State Records Center and Archives 38
UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections 25
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library 16
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New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 50
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Alianza Federal de las Mercedes 5
Alianza Federal de Pueblos Libres (U.S.) 4
Cutting, Bronson M., 1888-1935 4
Fall, Albert B. (Albert Bacon), 1861-1944 4
Otero, Miguel Antonio, 1859-1944 4
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Prince, L. Bradford (Le Baron Bradford), 1840-1922 4
Anderson, Clinton Presba, 1895-1975 3
Baca, Elfego, 1864-1945 3
Chavez, Dennis, 1888-1962 3
Martínez, Antonio José, 1793-1867 3
Tijerina, Reies 3
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 2
Democratic Party (N.M.) 2
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library 2
Tingley, Clyde 2
University of New Mexico 2
Alfonsín, Raúl, 1927-2009 1
All Indian Pueblo Council 1
American Protective League 1
American Red Cross 1
Armijo family 1
Armijo, Rafael, b. 1815 1
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 1
Billy, the Kid 1
Cansino, Carlos Espinosa 1
Carrie Tingley Hospital for Crippled Children 1
Carson, Kit, 1809-1868 1
Catholic Church. New Mexico 1
Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921 1
Chacón, Rafael, 1833-1925 1
Clever, Charles P., 1830-1874 1
Davis, W. W. H. (William Watts Hart), 1820-1910 1
Democratic Party (N.M.). State Central Committee 1
Dillon, Richard Charles, 1877-1966 1
Dissette, Mary E. 1
Ellis, George F. 1
Ellison, Samuel, 1817-1889 1
Felsenthal, Louis, 1832-1909 1
Fergusson, H. B. (Harvey Butler), 1848-1915 1
Hagerman, Herbert J. (Herbert James), 1871-1935 1
Hatch, Carl Atwood, 1889-1963 1
Historical Society of New Mexico 1
Jones, Andrieus Aristieus, 1862-1927 1
Knox, John Harvey 1
Lane, Rose Wilder, 1886-1968 1
Los Duranes Community Improvement Association 1
Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928 1
Meketa, Charles 1
Meketa, Jacqueline 1
Minge, Ward Alan 1
Mitchell, Albert K., b. 1894 1
New Mexico Cattle Growers Association 1
New Mexico Magazine 1
New Mexico. Bureau of Immigration 1
New Mexico. Coronado Cuarto Centennial Commission 1
New Mexico. Department of Education 1
New Mexico. Governor (1939-1942 : Miles) 1
Ortiz, Frank V., 1926-2005 1
Otero, Miguel Antonio, 1892- 1
Otero-Stinson family 1
Oñate, Juan de, 1549?-1624 1
Palace of the Governors (Santa Fe, N.M.) 1
Pfeiffer, Albert H. (Albert Hinrich), 1822-1881 1
Pyle, Ernie, 1900-1945 1
Red River Valley Company 1
Sanchez, Alfonso, 1928- 1
Sedillo, Antonio A. 1
Sinclair, Harry F., 1876-1956 1
Stinson, Edward A 1
Stinson, Katherine, 1891-1977 1
Stinson, Majorie C 1
Tingley, Carrie Wooster, 1877-1961 1
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 1
United States. Bureau of Mines 1
United States. Work Projects Administration 1
University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research 1
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