New Special Collections Titles for January-March 2020

Special Collections added the following 15 titles to Archives and Special Collection’s (ASC) holdings during the first quarter of 2020.  The list is a sample of purchased and donated publications and while not exhaustive, is meant to highlight recent acquisitions.  For a full list of Special Collections titles, please search Primo, the library’s catalog. 


Covers and dust jackets of books


Borderwall as Architecture: A Manifesto for the U.S.-Mexico Boundary by Ronald Rael (University of California Press: 2017) 

Cowboy Poetry: Classic Rhymes by S. Omar Barker edited by Mason Coggin, Janice Coggin, and Jon Richins (Cowboy Miner Productions: 1998) 

Discordant Memories: Atomic Age Narratives and Visual Culture by Alison Fields (University of Oklahoma Press: 2020) 

El Norte: The Epic and Forgotten Story of Hispanic North America by Carrie Gibson (Grove Press: 2019) 

Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers: Poems by Jake Skeets (Milkweed Editions: 2019) 


Covers and dust jackets of books


Interaction and Connectivity in the Greater Southwest edited by Karen G. Harry and Barbara J. Roth (University Press of Colorado: 2019) 

Leyes del Estado de Nuevo Mexicoaprobadas por la Segunda Sesion Regular de la Legislatura del Estado de Nuevo Mexico, que se reunio en la ciudad de Santa Fe, en el Capitolio, el dia 14 de Enero de 1913, y se prorrogo el dia 14 de Marzo de 1913 (Albuquerque Morning Journal: 1913) 

Mesquite: An Arboreal Love Affair by Gary Paul Nabhan (Chelsea Green Publishing: 2018) 

Mickey Lavy’s Sketch Book of Fun Things to Do and See in the Southeast Quadrant of New Mexico by Mickey Lavy (Self-Published: 1968) 

Navajo Code Talker Manual by Jim Turner (Rio Nuevo Publishers: 2019) 

NO MORE BULLIES!/¡NO MÁS BULLIES! (Owl in a Straw Hat 2) by Rudolfo Anaya, illustrated by El Moisés (Museum of New Mexico Press: 2019) 

Over the Range to the Golden Gate. A Complete Tourist’s Guide to Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, California, Oregon, Puget Sound and the Great Northwest by Stanley Wood (R.R. Donnelley & Sons: 1904) 

Palomino: Clinton Jencks and Mexican-American Unionism in the American Southwest by James J. Lorence (University of Illinois Press; 2013) 

The Victorio Peak Mystery: A Search for the Greatest Lost Treasure Cache in America by W.C. Jameson (Globe Pequot/TwoDot: 2019) 

We are an Indian Nation: A History of the Hualapai People by Jeffrey P. Shephard (University of Arizona Press: 2010) 

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