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‚Äôs 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 Mexico: aprobadas 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 M√ĀS BULLIES! (Owl in a Straw Hat 2)¬†by¬†Rudolfo¬†Anaya, illustrated by El¬†Mois√©s¬†(Museum of New Mexico Press: 2019)¬†

Over the Range to the Golden Gate. A Complete Tourist’s Guide to Colorado,‚ÄĮNew‚ÄĮMexico, 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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