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19th Century Colorado Railroad Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-992-011
Abstract Images include nineteenth century card mounted albumen prints of railroad and landscape views taken in the area around the Royal Gorge of the Arkansas River, Colorado.
Dates: 1880-1889

Abel Briquet Vistas Mexicanas Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-996-017
Abstract Collection contains views of Mexico from the series "Vistas Mexicanas" by Abel Briquet, a French photographer who worked in Mexico at the turn of the century.
Dates: 1890-1910

Albert Frisch, George Leuzinger and Marc Ferrez 19th Century Brazilian Views Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-987-007
Abstract 19th century photographs made in Brazil by some of the best- known photographers working there during that period: Marc Ferrez, George Leuzinger, and Albert Frisch (who took the first known photographs of Amazonian Indians).
Dates: 1865-1889

Albuquerque Construction Sites Album

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-2002-013
Abstract This collection contains an album with partially identified snapshots of building construction sites from 1919 to 1923. Most of the images are of the construction of the Santa Fe Railroad Car Repair Shop in Albuquerque. Also included are photos of people, landscape, and pueblos in the area around Albuquerque dating to the early 1920’s.
Dates: 1919-1923

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Payroll Ledger

 Collection
Identifier: AC 487-s
Scope and Content One ledger of the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company (ATSF) containing ca. 450 pages of payroll information listing payees' names, locations, departments, and pay. Ledger covers the Rio Grande and Pecos railroad areas including parts in Colorado. Payees are generally separated geographically and by departments such as "Mechanical," "Engineers," "Firemen," "Enginemen," "Signal and Telegraph," etc.
Dates: February 1928

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company Architectural Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: SWA-ATSF-Drawings
Abstract The Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company collection is compiled of plans for the original railroad buildings in Albuquerque, New Mexico, from 1917 through 1925. The plans are copies of layout plans.
Dates: 1917-1925

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company Stockyard Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-136-BC
Abstract This collection contains records kept by Russell Nicholas, foreman of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway stockyards in Albuquerque and Abajo, N.M. The papers relate to aspects of stock transfers through Albuquerque's busiest railroad stockyard.
Dates: 1916-1928

Atlantic and Pacific Railway Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-000-083
Abstract Collection consists primarily of photographs (cyanotype prints) documenting the construction in 1881-1883 of the Atlantic and Pacific Railway, from Albuquerque, through Arizona, to Needles, Calif. In addition to scenes of railroad construction that include bridges, tracks, and campsites, there are many photographs shot in Albuquerque and the surrounding mountains, a number of these include picnics and outings.
Dates: 1880-1885

Bradner C. Jones' AT and SF Railway Signalmen Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 500
Scope and Content The collection consists of material relating to the work of railway signalmen for the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company (AT & SF). There are operating manuals, safety manuals, memos from management to the signalmen, signal training information, and union contracts and agreements.These materials were the property of Bradner C. Jones.
Dates: 1860-1994; Majority of material found in 1912-1994

Broadsides and Ephemera of New Mexico and Mexico,

 Collection
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

Chester H. Liebs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-843-BC
Abstract The three major components to this collection are the research materials Chester H. Liebs used to write his 1985 book, Main Street to Miracle Mile: American Roadside Architecture, materials focused on Liebs’ lifelong professional and personal work in historic preservation, both nationally and internationally, as well as images from his personal slide collection.
Dates: 1869-2006; Majority of material found within 1960-2006

Clinton Lutz Scrapbook,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 140
Scope and Content One scrapbook kept by Lutz containing letters, bills, circulars, and other materials. Most of the scrapbook items concern Lutz's work for the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad, and the U.S. Census Office. There are also materials on mining in the area of Cerrillos, New Mexico.
Dates: 1890 - 1894

Crawford Buell Collection of Railroad Mail Documents,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 025-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of materials concerning railroad mail service.
Dates: 1911-1965

D. M. Riordan Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-169-BC
Abstract The Riordan records include business and personal correspondence relating to Denis Mathew 'Matt' Riordan's milling and railroading businesses at Flagstaff, Arizona, in the 1880s. Additional correspondence reflects Riordan's family and personal relationships after he left Flagstaff in 1897. Some material relates to Riordan's position as the Fort Defiance Indian Agent (Navajo) from 1882-1884.
Dates: 1886-1914

Donald S. Heath Collection

 Collection
Identifier: HP201513
Scope and Content The Donald S. Heath Collection contains approximately 2,000 35 mm color slides related to New Mexico subjects and events, including civil war reenactments, cowboys and gun-slinging, the Cumbres and Toltec Railway, petroglyphs, peace demonstrations, road signs and natural landscapes. .
Dates: 1987 -1993; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

E. G. Raffety Letters

 Collection
Identifier: AC 557-p
Scope and Content Two letters from E. G. Raffety concerning passenger service on the Southern Pacific Lines and oil drilling near Oscuro, NM Letter requesting continuing passenger service for Oscuro, NM from the El Paso Passenger Agent, 1926 Letter requesting assistance in securing oil drilling leases near Oscuro, NM, 1930
Dates: 1926; 1930

E. Meek Diary

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -221 -SC
Scope and Content The collection consists of one diary which covers 8 months of E. Meek's life in Raton, N. M., 1892-1893. The entries include daily observations on the local weather, railroad trains coming into the depot, train destinations, co-workers, train wrecks, strikes and, train orders. Meek records town shootings, thefts, local fights, and the arrival of the Circuit Court. The diary has many entries about boxing, both professional and his own amateur endeavors. He writes of gambling at the Crystal...
Dates: 1892 May 27 - 1983 Jan. 28

Estancia News Herald Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 077
Scope and Content Collection consists of materials from the Estancia News Herald. Material in this collection covers the late 1930s and 1940s and includes financial and legal documents, correspondence, ledger books, news releases (i.e. World War II), handbills, circulars, and advertising material (mostly dealing with the newspaper business and agriculture). Some material concern railroads in New Mexico. Collection contains Torrance County, New Mexico, school papers. There is no...
Dates: 1936-1950

Finding aid of the Oral History Interviews of the New Mexico Department of Transportation Oral History Mitigation Projects

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-953-BC
Abstract The collection consists of oral history interviews conducted by Shawn Kelley for Paramatrix, under contract with the New Mexico Department of Transportation. The interviews were designed to mitigate adverse effects of various projects, including US 82 (Riley Homestead) Data Recovery Project (Eddy County, NM) and Cambray Bridge Replacement Mitigation Project (Luna County, NM).
Dates: 2011

Frank Allen and Carrie Hadley correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0507
Abstract Letters from Calvin Francis (Frank) Allen to Caroline (Carrie) Hadley written during their courtship, 1884-1887. The 163 letters mostly were sent from Allen in New Mexico to Hadley in Indiana. Frank Allen worked as a railroad engineer and attorney during his time in New Mexico. The letters discuss personal and family matters, but also provide a unique look into social life in territorial New Mexico. Allen lived in Las Vegas and Socorro, New Mexico during the time the letters were written, but...
Dates: 1884-1887; Majority of material found in Placeholder Unit Date Text

Frank Driver Reeve Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-000-158
Abstract The majority of the photographs relate to New Mexico and its history.
Dates: 1890-1960

Fred Harvey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AC 520
Scope and Content Collection contains correspondence, notes, ephemeral items, financial materials, and legal documents of the Fred Harvey company as well as personal papers of Fred Harvey and his extended families. The papers originated from three Fred Harvey great-grandchildren (Steward, Dagget, and Helen). While assembled as one collection, the three entities have mostly been retained.
Dates: 1858-1990; Majority of material found in 1900-1985

G. L. Brooks Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-9-BC
Scope and Content The collection consists of twenty-six letter press books containing about 35,000 copies of typed and handwritten business letters dating 1884-1894 by George L. Brooks. Each volume contains a name index. The letters cover cattle raising and sales of sheep, horses, cattle, and land in New Mexico, Texas, and other western states. Additional subjects include business affairs of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company and other business news of Albuquerque and Socorro during the 1880s and...
Dates: 1848-1894

George E. Breece Lumber Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-104-BC
Scope and Content The collection consists of two boxes containing contracts, patents, deeds, abstracts, and certificates of land titles, with companies such as the Cloudcroft Land & Lumber Co., the American Lumber Co., and the McKinley Land & Lumber Co., plus original contracts with the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad and other railway companies. Correspondence and contracts drawn up by W.A. Keleher, the company attorney are also included, as are letters of Hugo & Lottie V. Seaberg, and...
Dates: 1890-1945

George T. Anthony Letters

 Collection
Identifier: AC 003-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of three 1881 letters from George T. Anthony concerning the Mexican Central Railway Co. One letter is to confirm residual bank accounts of five employees killed in an attack by Apache Indians: Guy Leavitt, L.W. Fordham, C.H. Grew, George Wallace, and Charles Haines. Two letters concern financing for the Mexican Central Railway Co.
Dates: 1881

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Railroads -- Pictorial works 2
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Allen, Calvin Francis (Frank), 1851-1948 1
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