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Albuquerque (N.M.) -- History

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 59 Collections and/or Records:

Poster Collection

Identifier: MSS-0050
Abstract This collection includes posters from Albuquerque and other locations in New Mexico. The major part of this collection was graciously donated by Nancy Tucker.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1969 - 2014; 1735 - 2014

Ralph Freese Scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS-0038
Abstract Collections of clippings related to the career of Albuquerque choral musician Ralph Freese. The collection holds three major scrapbooks created by Freese which hold news clippings relating to Freese, choral clubs, and performances from the 1930s and 1940s.
Dates: 1937 - 1942

Ralph Jones Papers

Identifier: MSS-0033
Abstract Ralph Jones was the proprietor of Jones Motor Company on Central Avenue (now the site of Kelly's Brew Pub). The collection includes photos, correspondence, and memorabilia related to Jones's participation in civic affairs, particularly his participation in the Armed Forces Advisory Committee.
Dates: 1946 - 1969

Save Jonson Gallery Collection

Identifier: UNMA-154
Abstract Save Jonson Gallery Collection is comprised of petitions, letters of support, correspondence, related documents, and newspaper clippings regarding the 1998 campaign to preserve Jonson Gallery from new construction threats.
Dates: 1945-1999; Majority of material found within 1997-1999

T. M. Pearce Scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS-0008
Abstract The collection contains six scrapbooks devoted to reviews and correspondence related to books written or edited by T. M. Pearce. T. M. (Thomas Matthews) Pearce (1902-1986) was a professor at the University of New Mexico from 1939-1964 and an author and editor. Perhaps best known for New Mexico Place Names (1965), he also wrote biographies of Mary Austin, Oliver La Farge, and Alice Corbin Henderson. He edited several anthologies and served as the first editor for the...
Dates: 1936-1982

University of New Mexico. Oral History Projects and Video Recordings Collection

Identifier: MSS-821-BC
Abstract This is a collection of oral history projects done in conjunction with the University of New Mexico. Project themes include community/local/family history, politics/government, veterans, labor, education, and events.
Dates: 1984-2006; Majority of material found within 1995-1998

University of New Mexico Police and Security Department Records

Identifier: UNMA-171
Abstract The Police and Security Department have the powers of peace officers and protect people and property within the exterior boundaries of lands under control of the Board of Regents. This collection includes photographs, negatives, news clippings, records, correspondence, and two uniforms.
Dates: 1922-1995

Youth Concerts of New Mexico Records

Identifier: MSS-0037
Abstract Collection of correspondence, memos, meeting minutes and agendas, receipts, bank statements, financial statements, newspaper clippings, and publicity for the Youth Concerts of New Mexico programs. Majority of documents from mid 1960s-1970s.
Dates: 1966 - 1971

Yrisarri Family Papers,

Identifier: 1985-092
Scope and Content Collection consists primarily of land grant and land conveyance documents (Seriesi I and II) from the Albuquerque-Bernalillo area and surrounding communities in New Mexico (1697-1929). Included are deeds and records concerning the Alameda and Joseph Telles Jiron land grants, homestead lands, and the San Mateo Ranch. Series III (persons) includes the estate papers, estate inventories, and wills of various members of the related Perea family. Miscellaneous documents include Jacobo Yrisarri's...
Dates: 1697-1951