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The Resource El Cerrito, New Mexico : eight generations in a Spanish village, Richard L. Nostrand

El Cerrito, New Mexico : eight generations in a Spanish village, Richard L. Nostrand

Label
El Cerrito, New Mexico : eight generations in a Spanish village
Title
El Cerrito, New Mexico
Title remainder
eight generations in a Spanish village
Statement of responsibility
Richard L. Nostrand
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "El Cerrito, New Mexico captures the essence of a village that, despite cultural and economic disintegration, sparks the passion of a small number of inhabitants who want to keep it alive. Richard L. Nostrand opens a window into the past of the upper Pecos Valley, revealing the daily life of this small, isolated Hispanic village whose population waxes and wanes in the face of family feuds, settlement struggles, and the ever-encroaching modern world."
  • "Nostrand identifies the challenges facing eight generations of families. Utilizing primary sources from government, census, and church records, as well as from burials, homestead documents, and interviews with sixty Cerritenos, Nostrand details village life from its founding in 1824 to the opening years of the twenty-first century. The author weaves historical evidence with physical data from soil analyses, topology, and geology to explain how the land itself shaped life in El Cerrito."--Jacket
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978.9/55
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F804.E4
LC item number
N67 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
El Cerrito, New Mexico : eight generations in a Spanish village, Richard L. Nostrand
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The land Grant generation, circa 1800 -- The village generation, circa 1825 -- The farm generation, circa 1850 -- The livestock generation, circa 1875 -- The homestead generation, circa 1900 -- The school generation, circa 1925 -- The exodus generation, circa 1950 -- The anglicized generation, circa 1975 -- The present generation, circa 2000 -- The next generation, circa 2025
Control code
51086969
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780806135465
Lccn
2002043188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 25 September 2003. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked wtih post-it notes; 1 publisher blurb; 1 invoice. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51086969
Label
El Cerrito, New Mexico : eight generations in a Spanish village, Richard L. Nostrand
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The land Grant generation, circa 1800 -- The village generation, circa 1825 -- The farm generation, circa 1850 -- The livestock generation, circa 1875 -- The homestead generation, circa 1900 -- The school generation, circa 1925 -- The exodus generation, circa 1950 -- The anglicized generation, circa 1975 -- The present generation, circa 2000 -- The next generation, circa 2025
Control code
51086969
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xviii, 267 pages
Isbn
9780806135465
Lccn
2002043188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Author's inscribed presentation copy to Marc Simmons, 25 September 2003. Items laid in: 1 notecard listing pages marked wtih post-it notes; 1 publisher blurb; 1 invoice. With dust jacket.
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)51086969

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