New Mexico Art Tells its History

Links: Growing New Mexico

Agriculture

Maps

Books & Articles

"Go Nuts! Nut Production in New Mexico"
Story & Photography by Ellen Frank
New Mexico Magazine, October 2009

Websites

Other

Three Sisters
Dr. Dann Brown, Professor of Botany
Eastern New Mexico University
Copyright 2005 NMSU Board of Regents
http://horizon.nmsu.edu/kids/webquests/3sisresources.html

New Mexico Farm and Ranch Museum
http://www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org/ 

PBS
New Perspectives on the West
http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/program/

Artist Biographical Information

 

Ranching

Maps

Books and Articles

Lea County New Mexico: A Pictorial History
Lynn C. Mauldin
The Donning Company Publishers, 1997 

Early days on the Texas-New Mexico Plains
Bill Arp Oden
Palo Duro Press, 1965

Love, Death, and the Plains: Historical Narratives of Lea County
Peter Mladinic and Joe Byers, Editors
Lea County Museum Press, 2007

“Cattle Industry of New Mexico” by James I Culbert
Economic Geography, Vol 17, No. 2 (April 1941) pp. 155 – 168.
Published by Clark University.
JSTOR: http://www.jstor.org/stable/141144

Web Sites

The Bill Lane Center for the American West
http://west.stanford.edu/
http://exploringthewest.stanford.edu/

Other

Lea County Western Heritage Museum
New Mexico Junior College
Hobbs, New Mexico
http://www.museumshobbsnm.org/

Lea County Museum
103 South Love
Lovington, New Mexico
http://www.leacountymuseum.org/

New Mexico Farm and Ranch Museum
Las Cruces, New Mexico
http://www.nmfarmandranchmuseum.org/

PBS
New Perspectives on the West
http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/program/

Artist Biographical Information

 

Mining

Maps

Books

Memories Come to Us in the Rain and the Wind: Oral Histories and Photographs of Navajo Uranium Miners and Their Families
Doug Brugge, Director
Navajo Uranium Miner Oral History and Photography Project, 1997

Web Sites


Artist Biographical Information

 

Tourism

Maps

Web Sites

New Mexico Tourism Department
http://www.newmexico.org/

New Mexico and the American West

Aztec Ruins

Bandelier

Bosque del Apache

Carlsbad Caverns

Chaco Canyon

Coronado Historic Site

Gila Cliff Dwellings

White Sands

Hopewell Mounds

Albuquerque

Clovis

Las Cruces

Las Vegas

Raton

Roswell

Santa Fe

Taos

Tourism (General)

Art and Artists

Books

New Mexico Art Through Time: Prehistory to the Present
Joseph Traugott
Museum of New Mexico Press, Santa Fe, 2012

Appetite for America: How Visionary Businessman Fred Harvey Built a Railroad Hospitality Empire That Civilized the Wild West
Stephen Fried
Bantam, 2010

A Sand County Almanac
Aldo Leopold
Ballantine Books, 1990

The Delight Makers
Adolf F. A. Bandelier
General Books, 2010

DVDs

The National Parks: America’s Best Idea - Ken Burns
PBS
http://www.pbs.org/nationalparks/

Science and Techonology

Web Sites

 

The Movies

Books & Articles

"Economic Impact"
Los Angeles Times, July 20, 2009
Story by Kate Linthicum

“Nuts and Bolts of Hollywood”
Los Angeles Times, April 2, 2007
Story by Richard Verrier

Web Sites

Other

Indian Day School
Thomas Edison 1898 movie clip
http://www.newmexicohistory.org/filedetails.php?fileID=324#
 

Astronomy and Space

Web Sites

 

 

 

 

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