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Plan of Santa Fé, New Mexico.

Description: Map shows streets, structures, labeled public buildings, irrigation canals, the city plaza, roads out of the city, and nearby Fort Marcy. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:3,225].
Date: 1971
Creator: Gilmer, Jeremy Francis, 1818-1883
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Col. Hugh B. and Helen Moore and Mrs. Crawford taking a walk]

Description: Col. Hugh B. Moore and Helen Moore and Mrs. Crawford walk arm-in-arm along a ridge. Behind them is a tree and a stone outcropping. To the left of them, is a valley. Col. Moore is dressed in a suit and Mrs. Moore and Mrs. Crawford are wearing dresses. This landscape may have been near the Moore's Rainy Day Ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico. On the back of the photograph is written: "Mrs. Crawford HB & I, 1935".
Date: 1935
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Postcard of Capitol Building of New Mexico]

Description: Postcard of the cream colored state capitol with red accents, flying a New Mexican flag. Cars are parked nearby. On the back, the postcard is described as follows - "State Capitol, Santa Fe, New Mexico New Mexico's new Capitol Buildings and one of the most beautiful in the nation. Located at Santa Fe, the oldest permanent seat of government in what is now the United States."
Date: unknown
Creator: Hobson Bass
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of Fred Harvey's La Fonda Hotel]

Description: Postcard of an adobe building taking the corner of a block. On the back, the postcard adds the following - "La Fonda, the Fred Harvey Hotel at Santa Fe, New Mexico, embodies the charm of the surrounding Spanish-Indian country, sweeping back from the shady Plaza in the softly-rounded terraces of an ancient pueblo. Among La Fonda's many attractions are its sunny patio; the restful lounge with its huge fireplace and deep-cushioned chairs; the New Mexican Room (restaurant); La Cantina (cocktail room); La Placita (outdoor dining room); and the famous orchestra from Old Mexico."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

[Postcard of La Fonda Hotel]

Description: Postcard of a two story adobe structure taking up the corner of a block, with cars parked on the side of the street. On the back, the postcard adds the following - "This new, modern hostelry - operated by Fred Harvey - built on the lines of and maintaining both Indian and Old Spanish architecture, is the most unique and picturesque in the entire Southwest. Furnished with Spanish and Indian antiques and authentic reproductions, it is a veritable storehouse of information for the student."
Date: unknown
Creator: Southwest Post Card Co.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: McFaddin-Ward House Museum

Man Speaking to Group

Description: Copy negative of Elwin Skiles speaking in front of a group of individuals sitting along the wall in what appears to be large hall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Photograph of William Radford]

Description: Photograph of William Radford on his 21st birthday. He sits with one leg crossed over the other, and wears a wide-brimmed hat.
Date: October 29, 1864
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Col. Hugh B. Moore and guest at the cabin]

Description: Col. Hugh B. Moore, dressed in hiking clothes, sits on a rock slab in front of the Moore cabin at the Rainy Day Ranch. Behind Col. Moore is an outside fireplace with a large stone chimney. A piece of folk art can be seen above the fireplace. An unknown man, also dressed in hiking clothes, sits to the left of Col. Moore.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Letter from Santa Fe LULAC Councils 18 and 33 to LULAC Councils - 1953-05-06]

Description: Letter from Santa Fe, New Mexico LULAC Councils 18 and 33 to LULAC Councils dated May 6,1953. This letter is signed by Ruth A. Trujillo, President Ladies LULAC Council 18, and Miguel E. Trujillo, President Men's LULAC Council 33. This is a letter of support for Dr. José Maldonado in his bid for election to the office of LULAC National President for the 1953-54 term.
Date: May 6, 1953
Creator: Trujillo, Ruth A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Neville G. Penrose to John J. Herrera, page two - 1953-06-09]

Description: Letter from Neville G. Penrose, Chairman of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, dated June 9, 1953. Penrose outlines the philosophy of the Good Neighbor Commission and how they so closely parallel the aims of LULAC. Penrose asks for continued partnership with LULAC to accomplish the improvement of the economic and sociological life of Texas' Spanish speaking people.
Date: June 9, 1953
Creator: Penrose, Neville G.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Neville G. Penrose to John J. Herrera, page one - 1953-06-09]

Description: Letter from Neville G. Penrose, Chairman of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, dated June 9, 1953 on official letterhead. Penrose outlines the philosophy of the Good Neighbor Commission and how they so closely parallel the aims of LULAC. Penrose asks for continued partnership with LULAC to accomplish the improvement of the economic and sociological life of Texas' Spanish speaking people.
Date: June 9, 1953
Creator: Penrose, Neville G.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Roster of delegates at LULAC National Convention - 1953-06]

Description: Handwritten roster of delegates attending the LULAC National Convention held June 12-15, 1953 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Includes name, home town, delegate or officer status, and council number.
Date: June 1953
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Neville G. Penrose to John J. Herrera - 1953-06-09]

Description: Onionskin carbon copy of a letter from Neville G. Penrose, Chairman of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, dated June 9, 1953. Penrose outlines the philosophy of the Good Neighbor Commission and how they so closely parallel the aims of LULAC. Penrose asks for continued partnership with LULAC to accomplish the improvement of the economic and sociological life of Texas' Spanish speaking people.
Date: June 9, 1953
Creator: Penrose, Neville G.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Plat of Fort Marcy Military Reservation, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Description: Map shows late nineteenth century Fort Marcy street names, buildings, and lot measurements. Adjacent properties are also outlined. Includes legend to buildings and type of construction. Cadastral map. Scale [1:1200].
Date: [1883..1903]
Creator: Zimmerman, J. L.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

[Col. Hugh B. and Helen Moore taking a walk]

Description: Helen Moore, wearing dark pants and a dark shirt, and Col. Hugh B. Moore, wearing a long-sleeved dark shirt, dark pants, a hat, and no tie, hold hands while out for a walk on wooded slopes. The photograph was probably taken at the Moore's Rainy Day Ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico. A small wooden bridge, crossing an arroyo, can be seen behind Mrs. Moore.
Date: [1933..1939]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library

[Col. Hugh B. and Helen Moore in front of their cabin in New Mexico]

Description: A casual portrait of Helen Edmunds Moore and Col. Hugh Benton Moore standing in front of their log cabin at their Rainy Day Ranch near Santa Fe, New Mexico. Mrs. Moore is on the left wearing denim jeans and a print short-sleeved shirt. Col. Moore is on the right wearing a long-sleeved white shirt and bow tie. On the back of the photograph is written "At their camp in N Mexico".
Date: 1930~/1939~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Moore Memorial Public Library