Are there pictures or lists of WPA workers from the 1930s at Bandelier National Monument?
Does anyone know where the government records are of interviews of the Chinese nationals who accompanied Gen. Pershing out of Mexico arriving at Columbus, New Mexico in 1917? My Grandfather Tom Hong Hoy on my wife's side and an uncle, Tom Sam, arrived in Columbus, New Mexico with Gen. Pershing when the American Punitive Expeditionary Force was… Show more
Hi Charles, I could not find evidence of interviews. However, there is an interesting article that has some citations that may prove useful to you. It is available in full-text online: Immigration, Asylum, and Citizenship: A More Holistic Approach. Julian Lim. 2013. California Law Review. Hopefully, someone else will be able to lead you…
I'm doing a story for TV news production about the history of bookmobile (mobile library on wheels) and I'm looking for any materials, photo, video, film, old newspapers related to this topic. Thank you! Max
Hi Maxim, I imagine that each individual state can also provide information about the history of its bookmobile programs. If you have a particular state in mind for your research, you should consider reaching out directly to the State Library for that state. Good luck! Amy Schaefer Southwest Collection Library New Mexico State Library
I am look to find out who the parents are of Antonio (Tony)Salazar born 4-3-1914 death 3-29-1966 New Mexico. His grandparents are Antonio & Leonarda Salazar.
Hi Deanna, Thanks for submitting your question. I am happy to see if I can find anything. Do you have any additional information such as the name of a spouse or children? Perhaps a location in New Mexico? I'll look around with the information that you have provided, but anything additional would be useful. Thank you, Amy Schaefer…
Looking for information on Blasa Fierro, Alvarado.
Hi Lucia, I am happy to look around, but a little more info. would be needed. In addition to any of the information that Jeremy suggested, knowing at least an approximate time frame and any other relatives would be extremely helpful. Thank you, Amy Schafer Southwest Collection Librarian New Mexico State Library
I am trying to locate any demographic information for my family ancestors in Puerto Rico. My great grandfather was named Ramon S. Cruz was born on 5/13/1874 in Hormigueros which may have been part of Mayaguez back then. His mother was Maria Cruz and father was Antonio Torres. His mother's parents were Esteban Cruz and Catalina Vasquez. I do… Show more
Hi Corey, This is a photograph from a famous 20 volume set of books by the photographer Edward S. Curtis (http://curtis.library.northwestern.edu/ ). As has already been discussed, all we know is that this man is identified as "Lucero" of the Santo Domingo Pueblo. While there is a great deal of information about the tribe in Curtis's book, it…