Governor Arthur T. Hannett papers, 1925-1927.


New Mexico. Governor (1925-1926 : Hannett). Governor Arthur T. Hannett papers, 1925-1927.

Governor Arthur T. Hannett papers, 1925-1927.

Summary: Collection consists of official papers of Governor Hannett. Includes correspondence with and reports from various state agencies concerning a broad range of issues such as mining, railroads, and natural resource conservation. Most of the conservation materials relate to reclamation projects involving the Canadian, Cimarron, San Juan, Colorado, Rio Grande, Gila, and Pecos rivers. Also within the collection are materials concerning the impeachment of Judge Reed Holloman; the removal of George Ulrich and Martin Chavez from the State Tax Commission; and correspondence with Arizona Senator Carl Hayden regarding water rights and the Gila River; and correspondence with New Mexico's congressional delegation, including Senators A.A. Jones and Sam Bratton, and Representative John Morrow.

7 linear feet.

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Hannett, Arthur Thomas, 1884- (person)

Arthur T. Hannett (1884-1966) was an American politician and lawyer, and governor of New Mexico (1925-1927). He was an alumnus of Syracuse University. From the guide to the Arthur T. Hannett Papers, 1933-1947, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries) ...

Ulrich, Georges (person)

New Mexico. Governor (1925-1926 : Hannett) (corporateBody)

Hannett, a Democrat, was elected Governor in 1924. He was born in New York in 1884 and moved to New Mexico in 1911. Hannett praticed law and served in several public offices, including Mayor of Gallup, New Mexico before becoming Governor. From the description of Governor Arthur T. Hannett papers, 1925-1927. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 37842129 Arthur T. Hannett was born at Lyons, N.Y. on February 17, 1884; the son of William and Mary McCarthy Hannett. Afte...

Colorado River Commission (corporateBody)

Jones, Andrieus Aristieus, 1862-1927 (person)

A.A. Jones was a prominent lawyer and politician from East Las Vegas, New Mexico. He was involved with local and state politics. He served as a special U.S. District Attorney (1894-1898) and U.S. senator (1916-1927). He collaborated with Albert T. Rogers Jr. on land grant cases. From the description of A.A. Jones papers, 1858-1957. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 37800779 A.A. Jones was a prominent lawyer, businessman, and politician from East Las Vegas, N.M. ...

Chavez, Martin. (person)

Rio Grande Compact Commission (corporateBody)

The Rio Grande Compact Commission apportions the water of the Rio Grande River among Colorado, New Mexico, and Texas. The compact was signed in 1938, though a preliminary compact was in effect from 1929. It created a reservoir and a system of gauges. The commission consists of the state engineers of Colorado and New Mexico, a Texas representative appointed by the governor, and a nonvoting member appointed by the U.S. president. From the description of Rio Grande Compact Commission Re...

Bratton, Sam Gilbert, 1888-1963 (person)

Hayden, Carl Trumbull, 1877-1972 (person)

Arizona representative and senator to the United States Congress from 1911-1970. From the description of Carl T. Hayden papers, 1851-1972 (bulk 1940-1968). (Scottsdale Public Library). WorldCat record id: 34298637 Biographical note: Legislator; Carl Hayden was born in Tempe, Arizona in 1877, and held various elective offices before being elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1912, then the U.S. Senate in 1927. He represented Arizona until his retirement in 1969. ...

Morrow, John R. (person)

Pineville (Mecklenburg Co.), N.C. attorney. From the description of Papers, 1836-1894. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36587222 ...

Holloman, Reed. (person)

Pecos River Commission (corporateBody)

Canadian River Commission (corporateBody)