Mesilla Valley (N.M.) -- History
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 1, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Original thesis written 1903 and still fastened together with a cloth lacing. Some handwritten corrections and notes are present on the pages.
Abstract This collection consists of one photoprint of a handwritten document, entitled "Confundis de la Historia del Pintoresco Pueblo de la Mesilla," by Colonel Albert Jennings Fountain. The document outlines the role of the town of la Mesilla in the history of New Mexico, with regard to the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, the Gadsden Purchase, and the Civil War.
Identifier: AC 224
Scope and Content The Theron Marquis Trombeau papers include manuscripts, publications, correspondence and journals written between 1927 and 1979. Trombeau wrote extensively about southern New Mexico. He also wrote fiction, poetry, newspaper columns and essays. Some of his works explore homosexuality.