New Mexico Art Tells its History

Links: Opening the West


Americans Traveling West and Manifest Destiny

El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

Web Sites

El Camino Real International Heritage Center

Museum of New Mexico, A History of Travel in New Mexico

New Mexico History Museum

New Mexico Office of the State Historian

Office of the United States Trade Representative

School for Advanced Research on the Human Experience (SAR)

United States Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service

Santa Fe Trail


New Mexico: Off the Beaten Path…A Guide To Unique Places (Sixth Edition)
Richard K. Harris
The Globe Pequot Press, CT, 2004

New Mexico (Revised Edition)
Calvin A. Roberts & Susan A. Roberts
University of New Mexico Press, NM, 2006

Web Sites


Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad


Railroad Development (pdf)


All Aboard for Santa Fe: Railway Promotion of the Southwest 1890s to 1930s
Victoria E. Dye
University of New Mexico Press, NM, 2005

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

Web Sites

Lyrics to "On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe"
(Judy Garland Data Base)

Route 66

Web Sites



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