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450 Años de Lucha: Homenaje al Pueblo Mexicano Portfolio

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-999-021
Abstract This collection depicts major events in the history of Mexico, from Spanish contact with the indigenous peoples to political events of the early 20th Century. Images dealing with Spanish missionization of the indigenous population, the Mexican War of Independence, the Mexican American War, and the Mexican Revolution are included. The relationship between the United States and Mexico is also a major theme addressed in a number of images.
Dates: 1960

David Taylor photographs of U.S./Mexico boundary monuments

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0527
Content Description Four photographs of U.S./Mexico boundary monuments on the international border in New Mexico, made by photographer David Taylor in 2008 and 2012. The photographs depict boundary monuments #s 2, 14, 23 and 30. The photographs are contained in a custom portfolio made by Taylor and Mark Andersson of Panther Peak Bindery, Tucson, Arizona. The photographs are from Taylor's project Monuments: 276 Views of the United States - Mexico Border. They appear in his book of the same name, published by Radius...
Dates: 2008 - 2012

William Carr Lane Diary Transcript,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 127-P
Scope and Content One handwritten transcript of a diary written by Lane from 1852 to 1853, and one photocopy of the transcript. The diary provides details of Lane's trip over the Santa Fe Trail from St. Louis to Santa Fe, descriptions of Santa Fe and its people, and disputes over the United States-Mexico boundary. The transcript was used by Ralph E. Twitchell in the publication of Carr's diary in 1917.
Dates: 1852-1853