New Deal, 1933-1939 -- New Mexico -- History
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Albuquerque Works Progress Administration Records
Abstract Includes correspondence, applications for approval, plans, quotes from vendors, receipts, blueprints, and pay reports related to Works Progress Administration projects undertaken in Albuquerque between 1931-1942.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1931-1942
Governor Arthur Seligman Papers,
Scope and Content Collection consists of official papers of Governor Seligman. Includes correspondence with and reports from various state agencies concerning a broad range of issues such as labor, public lands, natural resource conservation, and mining, with significant materials on the Gallup Coal Strike of 1933 and extension of the Navajo Reservation. Also within the collection is Seligman's pardon of former U.S. Senator A.B. Fall; many special reports from early New Deal programs in New Mexico; letters to...
Governor John E. Miles Papers,
Scope and Content Collection consists of official and personal papers of Governor Miles. Includes correspondence with and reports from various state agencies concerning a broad range of issues such as labor, natural resource conservation, enforcement of the Hatch Act, establishment of the Four Corners Monument, establishment of a Mormon Battalion Monument, and extension of the Navajo Reservation. Also within this collection are reports and other materials concerning the Pecos River Commission, Rio Grande Compact...
U.S. Civilian Conservation Corps
Abstract The collection contains copies of the camp newspaper, Organ Echoes, for the College Center of the U. S. Civilian Conservation Corps in Las Cruces, NM.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1936 - 1939
Women in Social Services Oral History Collection
Scope and Content This collection contains 17 oral history interviews on 21 audio cassette tapes. In addition, there are 19 detailed tape logs, one for each of the recorded interviews and 2 additional transcripts for interviews that do not have audio tapes.The interviews in this collection were undertaken as research for Sandra Schackel's dissertation. Schackel interviewed New Mexico women involved in public health, New Deal welfare programs, and politics during the 1930s and 1940s. The interviews...