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Art League of New Mexico Records

Identifier: MSS-856-BC
Abstract This collection contains early records of the Art League of New Mexico, founded in 1929. The papers relate mainly to exhibitions the Art League of New Mexico sponsored, correspondence with respect to exhibitions and some files on fundraising events in the 1940s and 1950s.
Dates: 1936-1970; Majority of material found within 1941-1953

"Art Takes a Hand in Education"

Identifier: AC 371-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of a typed publication titled "Art Takes a Hand in Education" written in 1945 by Robert Slate, Head Teacher of Vocational and Industrial Arts. It discusses the establishment and experiences of Canal High School at the Japanese American Internment Camp in Rivers, Az. The focus is on teaching art.
Dates: 1945

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Records

Identifier: AC 239
Scope and Content The Robert R. White Collection consists of original records of the Santa Fe Railroad passenger ticket office in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

ARRANGEMENT: The various file units are ordered alphabetically by subject matter.
Dates: 1943-1966

August Kirk Brown World War II Papers

Identifier: MSS-1069-SC
Abstract The collection consists of five World War II army draft cards and one ration stamp book belonging to August Kirk Brown, who lived at Estancia and Mountainair, New Mexico.
Dates: 1941-1945

Cary Blair Papers

Identifier: MSS-542-BC
Scope and Content The Cary Blair papers contain information on committees, membership, minutes of meetings, bulletins, and reports pertaining to the Heights Community Center. There is also information on military recreation during World War II. Individual items of interest include Food Ration Slips from the WW II era in the miscellaneous folder and a letter from Jack Benny in the fund raising folder.
Dates: 1936-1955

Cary Blair Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-542
Abstract Collection consists of photographs of Cary Blair and others associated with the Heights Community Center in Albuquerque, N.M.
Dates: 1936-1955

Charles E. Dawson Family papers

Identifier: Ms-0394
Abstract Contains primarily correspondence between members of the Charles E. Dawson family. The majority of the letters are from family members to the two sons, Charles E. "Ed" Dawson, Jr., and William M. "Buddy" Dawson, who served in the military during World War II.
Dates: 1925-1945

Civil Defense Material

Identifier: AC 097
Scope and Content Collection comprises national, state (N.Y.), and municipal (New York City) directives, handbooks, and pamphlets to the citizenry dealing with methods to be adopted for individual protection and safety, and steps to be taken to aid in the war effort (viz. Second World War).

The material is in excellent condition.
Dates: 1941-1965

David Wilde Papers

Identifier: MSS-1077-BC
Abstract Contains personal papers and family history from David Wilde's life in England and others related to his life and writings in Albuquerque.
Dates: 1900-2019

David Wilde Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-1077
Abstract The David Wilde Photograph Collection contains a variety of formats, including slides, photographs, proofs, negatives, postcards and some art work, as well as color and black and white xeroxed images. The material is related to his early life in England and later years in Albuquerque. It also includes images of art work by Arthur Charles Slawson and photographs gathered for his biography of Zeke Cortez.
Dates: 1900-2019

E. A. Gertig Papers

Identifier: MSS-374-SC
Abstract This is a small collection containing newspaper clippings, World War II memorabilia and a few business records. Documents concerning Albuquerque funeral director, Chester T. French, are also housed in the collection.
Dates: 1920-1961

Edwin Buck Memoirs

Identifier: MSS-1118-SC
Scope and Contents The collection consists of memoirs written by Edwin Buck as well as photographs of himself and family. One memoir entitled “Only the Grass Gets Hurt” documents the Buck family’s history and experiences in the Philippines prior to World War II and, in particular, their experiences as prisoners of war after the Japanese invasion. Other shorter memoirs detail childhood recollections; cigarette smuggling in the Philippines; the opium trade in Burma; and recollections from mercenary work in the...
Dates: Event: Majority of material found within 1876 - 1965

Elisha V. and Boaz W. Long Papers,

Identifier: 1972-003
Scope and Content Collection consists of Elisha V. and Boaz W. Long's personal, legal, and dipolmatic correspondence; legal and business records; manuscripts and reports; clippings; and family papers. A large portion of the collection consists of: the legal papers of Elisha V. Long during his tenure as district attorney for several New Mexico counties (1896-1899), as the Chief Justice of the New Mexico Territorial Supreme Court (1885- 1890), and as a private attorney; and the official papers of Boaz W. Long...
Dates: 1857-1970

Erna Fergusson Papers

Identifier: MSS-45-BC
Scope and Content The Erna Fergusson Papers consist of personal papers, including journals, notebooks, scrapbooks, correspondence, and business and family records; literary and professional correspondence (correspondence is also found with related manuscript materials); lectures and travel notes; manuscript and published materials; research materials; and scrapbooks. Of particular interest are the research materials relevant to Albuquerque and New Mexico, particularly concerning individuals and families as well...
Dates: 1846-1964

Ernie Pyle Collection

Identifier: MSS-0001
Abstract This collection contains materials written by and about Ernie Pyle, an American journalist who was most famous for his World War II columns from the 1940s. The collection also covers his early days as the “Roving Reporter,” his life in Albuquerque and overseas, and his eventual death in Ie Shima, Japan in 1948. There is also much information on various tributes and memorials which occurred after his death, including the opening of the Ernie Pyle Memorial Library in Albuquerque, NM.
Dates: 1928-2009; Majority of material found within 1935-2004

Ernie Pyle Papers

Identifier: MSS-125-SC
Scope and Content The collection consists of air mail correspondence and telegrams from Pyle's assignment in Okinawa and from an aircraft cruiser in the Pacific Ocean. The cruiser is not named, probably because the name and location would have been classified during the war. A letter from Scripps-Howard informs Dean G.B. Hammond of the UNM Graduate School that the newspaper agency had no more material to contribute to the collection other than the correspondence which was sent. Dr. Marie Pope Wallis donated...
Dates: 1942-1970

Ferenc M. Szasz Papers

Identifier: MSS-552-BC
Abstract The collection consists of records of F.B.I. investigations about convicted spy Klaus Fuchs, and research materials related to Szasz's writings such as, "The Culture of Modern New Mexico, 1940-1970," and "Tony Hillerman and the turn-of-the-century American Southwest" and for his book, Great Mysteries of the West The collection also contains research materials pertaining to the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos, the Trinity Site, World War II...
Dates: 1894-2005; Majority of material found in 1942-1999

Fényes-Curtin-Paloheimo Collection

Identifier: nmsfamh0011
Abstract This collection documents the lives of three generations of one family, grandmother, Eva Scott Muse Fényes, mother, Leonora S.M. Curtin, and daughter, Leonora Curtin Paloheimo. The personal papers of the women contain extensive correspondence, diaries, thousands of photographs, business and financial documents, travel records, scrapbooks, clippings, and ephemera.
Dates: 1847-2005

Fort Wingate, N.M. Collection

Identifier: MSS-669-BC
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, meeting minutes, booklets and newsletters relating to Fort Wingate and the community of Fort Wingate. Much of the material relates to Paul and Patti Merrill. Paul Merrill ran the Fort Wingate Trading Post and Patti Merrill served as Postmaster for Fort Wingate.
Dates: 1934-1991

Frank V. Ortiz 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 E. Omer, Jr. oral history collection

Identifier: HHC 89
Abstract This collection documents the professional career of Dr. George E. Omer, Jr. (1922-2014). Included in the collection is the forty-two page final transcript of an oral history interview, a corrected proof of the transcript, four audio tapes and two diskettes from the interview. Also included are collected news clippings concerning Dr. Omer from 1970 to 1990 as well as reprints of four articles authored by Dr. Omer and a copy of the 1989-1990 annual report of the Department of Orthopaedics...
Dates: 1950-1999

George F. Ellis Papers

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

Georgia L. Lusk Papers,

Identifier: 1960-027
Scope and Content Collection consists of the political and private papers of Lusk that relate to the 80th Congress (1947-1948), the Veterans' Affairs Committee (1947-1955), War Claims Commission (1947-1953), and education in New Mexico (1931-1958). Included are ten scrapbooks pertaining to her tenure as Superintendent of Public Instruction for the state of New Mexico.
Dates: 1931-1958.

German POW Letters

Identifier: MSS-1080-SC
Scope and Content Collection consists of two handwritten German POW letters written from Roswell, NM and Silver City, NM respectively.
Dates: 1944-1945

Hanzawa Family Letters

Identifier: AC 547
Scope and Content The collection contains three sets of materials: five censored letters written by Tetsuji Hanzawa to his mother Shin and his sister-in-law Koto in Hawaii from the Santa Fe Detention Station between 1944 and 1945; letters and cards written by Taichiro Hanzawa to his wife Koto, his mother Shin and his daughter Mrs. E. Omuro in Hawaii from the Lordsburg and Santa Fe, NM Detention Camps between October, 1942 and September, 1945. Additional materials include a copy of Taichiro Hanzawa's Application...
Dates: 1942-1946

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Art League of New Mexico 1
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Blea, Irene I. (Irene Isabel) 1
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Buck, Edwin, 1934 1
Buck, Hammon Hall , 1876-1945 1
Carrie Tingley Hospital for Crippled Children 1
Cline, Dorothy I. 1
Collins Radio Company 1
Communist Party of the United States of America 1
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Eden, Anthony, Earl of Avon, 1897-1977 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Ellis, George F. 1
Ertelt, Albert 1
Fergusson, Erna, 1888-1964 1
Fort WIngate Community Association 1
Foster, William Z., 1881-1961 1
Gertig, E. K. (Edward Kenneth), b.1903 1
Gilpin, Laura, 1891-1979 1
Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986 1
Harvey, Julian C. 1
Heights Community Center (Albuquerque, N.M.) 1
Hildebrand, James E., 1924-1997 1
Holland, Carol 1
Holland, Jerome 1
Huerta, Bruce, 1924-2009 1
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Jonson, Raymond, 1891-1982 1
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Kirk, August Brown, 1908-1973 1
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Laboratory of Anthropology (Museum of New Mexico) 1
Lane, Rose Wilder, 1886-1968 1
League for Industrial Democracy 1
Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924 1
Lusk, Georgia L. 1
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959 1
Marx, Karl, 1818-1883 1
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Mitchell, Albert K., b. 1894 1
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New Mexico Cattle Growers Association 1
New Mexico Highlands University 1
New Mexico Military Institute 1
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Slawson, Alfred Charles , 1920-1987 1
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Tojo, Hideki, 1884-1948 1
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