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Contreras Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-52-BC
Abstract This collection is comprised of business and private papers pertaining to Abram Contreras, Felipe Peralta, Emiliano Contreras and their relatives who resided in Socorro County, central New Mexico, in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
Dates: 1820-1944

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

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library's WPA New Mexico Collection

 Collection
Identifier: NMU CSWR WPA
Abstract Most of the New Mexico WPA stories were collected among Hispanic and Anglo Americans across the state. They contain folk tales, songs, customs, town histories and biographies of pioneer leaders. Some stories relate to Native American topics; a few materials pertain to African Americans and Chinese immigrants.
Dates: 1936-1940

Henry Wetter Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 238
Scope and Content Henry F. Wetter was Secretary of the Territory 1869-1872. Mrs. Wetter accompanied him to Santa Fe and the collection consists of her letters to her family in the East. There are 14 letters totaling 77 written pages, The letters describe conditions in Santa Fe and New Mexico during the period. Also included is a speech delivered by Mr. Wetter upon his return to Pennsylvania. The 58 page manuscript describes the natural resources, people, places and customs of New Mexico. Other memorabilia is...
Dates: 1869-1873

John A. Clark Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 044
Scope and Content Collection consists of 25 journals (1861-1868) kept by John A. Clark, Surveyor of the Territory of New Mexico, a typescript of the journals, and a Confederate Army broadside from 1862. The 25 journals contain 1,943 handwritten diary pages, 48 hand drawn maps, about 50 pages, notes, expenses, lists of distances and miscellaneous sketches. Kitty Shishkin has done the typescript copy of the journals. The journals give detailed daily accounts of the writer's official and personal...
Dates: 1861-1868

Mauro Montoya Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 152
Scope and Content Mauro Montoya Collection documents significant episodes of New Mexico history during the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The documents are divided into the four main periods: Spanish period, The Mexican period, U.S. Territorial period (incl. U.S. military occupation), New Mexico Statehood period.
Dates: 1709-1949

Work Projects Administration Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-232
Scope and Content Collection consists of the administrative records, research files, and miscellaneous documents of the Work Projects Administration, the Writers' Program and their predecessors in New Mexico. Administrative records (series I, 1935-1943) include correspondence, typescript drafts of proposed sections for a guidebook and various other records. Research files from the Federal Writers' Project in New Mexico (series II-XII, 1909-1971) were created and collected under the direction of State Director...
Dates: 1909-1971 (bulk 1930-1946); (1935-1943); (1930-1942); (1936-1940); (1936-1939); (1909-1939); (1936-1937); (1934-1939); (1936-1938); (1936-1971); (1935-1939); (1936-1946); (1930-1933); (1938-1942); (1938-1941)

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Repository
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library 4
UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections 2
New Mexico State Records Center and Archives 1
 
Subject
New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 6
New Mexico -- Social life and customs 5
New Mexico -- Politics and government 3
Broadsides 2
Diaries 2
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Ephemera 2
Folklore -- New Mexico 2
New Mexico -- Commerce 2
New Mexico -- Description and travel 2
New Mexico -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
New Mexico -- History -- To 1848 2
New Mexico -- Religious life and customs 2
Photographs 2
Addresses 1
Alabados 1
Archaeology -- New Mexico 1
Argentina -- Politics and government -- 1951- 1
Argentina -- Relations -- United States 1
Arizona -- Social life and customs 1
Arizona--Description and travel 1
Arizona--History -- To 1912 1
Chamizal National Memorial (El Paso, Tex.) 1
Chimayo (N.M.) -- History 1
Cities and towns -- New Mexico 1
Clippings 1
Conveyances 1
Correspondence 1
Deeds 1
Devotional literature 1
Ethiopia -- Relations -- United States 1
Falkland Islands War, 1982 1
Federal Writers' Project. New Mexico 1
Folk songs, Spanish -- New Mexico 1
Glorieta Pass (N.M.), Battle of, 1862 1
Grenada -- Relations -- United States 1
Grenada--History--American Invasion, 1983 1
Grenada--History--Coup d'état, 1979 1
Grenada--Politics and government -- 1951- 1
Guadalupe, Our Lady of--controversy 1
Guatemala -- Relations -- United States 1
Guatemala--Politics and government -- 1951- 1
Hispanic Americans -- New Mexico 1
Hymns 1
Indians of North America -- New Mexico 1
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- New Mexico 1
Legal documents 1
Manuscripts 1
Map 1
Merchants--New Mexico--History 1
Mexico--Relations--United States 1
Mines and mineral resources -- New Mexico 1
Natural resources--New Mexico 1
New Mexico -- History -- 1848-1950 1
New Mexico -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields 1
New Mexico -- Land grants 1
New Mexico -- Officials and employees 1
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1951- 1
New Mexico -- Social conditions 1
New Mexico -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Anecdotes 1
New Mexico – Ethnic relations 1
New Mexico--Social life and customs, 1951- 1
Newspapers 1
Oral histories 1
Orders (military records) 1
Payo de Nuevo Mexico 1
Peru--Politics and government, 1951- 1
Peru--Relations--United States 1
Prayer books 1
Ranching -- New Mexico 1
Riddles -- New Mexico 1
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Description and travel 1
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- History 1
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Social life and customs 1
Santa Fe (N.M.)--History 1
Santa Fe (N.M.)--Politics and government 1
Santa Fe (N.M.)--Social life and customs 1
Socorro County (N.M.)--History 1
Socorro County (N.M.)--Politics and government 1
Spain--Relations--United States 1
Surveyors -- New Mexico 1
Tales -- New Mexico 1
Taos (N.M.) -- History 1
Uruguay--Relations--United States 1
Uruguay-Politics and government, 1951- 1
Val Verde (N.M.), Battle of, 1862 1
Wills 1
Witchcraft -- New Mexico 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 1
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Language
English 5
Undetermined 5
Spanish; Castilian 2
 
Names
Alfonsín, Raúl, 1927-2009 1
Cassidy, Ina Sizer, 1869-1965 1
Charles Ilfeld Company 1
Federal Writers' Project. New Mexico 1
Ortiz, Frank V., 1926-2005 1