9780865343382

When We Were Young in the West

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  • ISBN13:

    9780865343382

  • ISBN10:

    0865343381

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-01-01
  • Publisher: Sunstone Pr
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Summary

Presents biographical sketches of New Mexican children from different cultures, races, and classes who represent the strength and diversity of this state's heritage.

Table of Contents

Preface 9(2)
Introduction 11(2)
Trail Childhood
13(15)
Marion Sloan Russell Adventure on the Santa Fe Trail, 1852
13(7)
Working on the Santa Fe Trail, 1867
20(8)
Jose Librado Gurule
Military Childhoods
28(9)
The Future General's Youth at Fort Selden, 1884--86
28(4)
Douglas MacArthur
The Post Surgeon's Son at Fort Union, 1887--1891
32(5)
Aubrey Lippincott
Village Childhoods
37(14)
Cibola Memories Filled With Tradition
37(7)
Abe Pena
A Life of Harmony and Respect
44(7)
Cleofas Martinez Jaramillo
City Childhoods
51(18)
A Healthseeker's Diary, Santa Fe, 1859
51(10)
John Watts
Going to the Territorial Fair
61(8)
Kenneth C. Balcomb
Farming Childhoods
69(44)
Becoming a Peon de la Acequia
69(4)
Francis Quintana
Humble Lives Filled with Joy
73(29)
Angelica Gurule Chavez
Marcelina Miranda Chavez
Homesteading on the Prairie
102(11)
Lula Collins Daudet
Ruth Collins Roberts
Ranching Childhoods
113(42)
Waiting for Rain---and Storytelling---on the Llano
113(7)
Fabiola Cabeza de Baca
Live and Let Live in Cattle Country
120(9)
Agnes Morley Cleaveland
Bravely Defying His Handicap
129(10)
Wilbur Franklin Coe
Branding Calves and Saving a Cow
139(10)
Ralph Reynolds
The Trouble with Rattlesnakes
149(6)
Lindley J. Stiles
Troubled Childhoods
155(12)
Billy the Kid's Teenage Years in Silver City
155(5)
Finding a Place to Stand
160(7)
Jimmy Santiago Baca
Mining Childhoods
167(18)
Boyhood in a Frontier Silver Mining Camp
185
James K. Hastings
Oral Histories: Coal Town Childhood
175(10)
Native American Childhoods
185(10)
Hard Times and Good on the Navajo Reservation
185(6)
Tall Woman
Full Circle
191(4)
Lori Arviso Alvord
School Lives
195(49)
Mischief and Responsibility at a Homesteaders' School
195(5)
Tomas Wesley Brown
Oral Histories: Pueblo Children at the Santa Fe Indian School
200(6)
Oral Histories: Hispanic Boys at the Menaul School in Albuquerque
206(11)
Roughing It at the Elite Los Alamos Boys Ranch School
217(10)
Charles S. Pearce
Integrating a White High School in the 1950s
227(17)
Haroldie Kent Spriggs
Sammie J. Kent
Wartime Childhoods
244(12)
World War II in Albuquerque
244(5)
Margarita Graciella Armijo
Oral Histories: Teenage Years at Los Alamos, the Most Secretive Town of World War II
249(7)
Athletic Childhoods
256(17)
Sports---From Football to Bicycling---in the 1890s
256(7)
Roy A. Stamm
A Track Star in Albuquerque, 1960s
263(10)
John Baker
Conclusion 273(48)
Chapter Notes 321(16)
Suggested Readings 337(4)
Index 341

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