New Mexico movie stills photograph collection [graphic]. 1913-1978.


New Mexico movie stills photograph collection [graphic]. 1913-1978.

Summary: Collection consists primarily of images from motion pictures that were filmed in New Mexico. Includes images from the following motion pictures: A Day in Santa Fe, Way Out West, Greasers Palace, King of Kings, Leave It to Charlie, Local Color, The Tourist, Convoy, Santa Fe Trail, The Pueblo Legend, Rattlesnake, The Search, The Tall Texan, Jack Johnson vs. Joe Flynn, A Trip to Santa Fe, Vanishing American, The Advancement, The Ballad of Cable Hogue, and Santa Fe and Albuquerque, 1914. Also within the collection are images of New Mexico movie theaters, various actors and actresses, as well as director Sam Peckinpah, actors John Wayne, Ronald Reagan, and Jason Robards, and actresses Rita Hayworth and Stella Stevens. One image of a group of prominent New Mexicans such as L. Bradford Prince, Thomas B. Catron, and Amado Chaves is also in the collection.

Photographs : 430 : b&w, col. ; various sizes.Negatives : 198 : b&w ; various sizes.

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Stevens, Stella, 1936- (person)

Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921 (person)

Thomas B. Catron, lawyer and politician, was born on October 6, 1840 in Lafayette County, Missouri. He arrived in New Mexico, 1866 and began a controversial career as lawyer, land speculator, and politician. Catron served in the New Mexico Legislative Assembly seven times between 1868-1910, in the U. S. House of Representatives, 1894-1896 and the U. S. Senate, 1912-1918. He died on May 15, 1921 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. From the guide to the Thomas B. Catron Papers, 1692-1934, (Univer...

Robards, Jason (person)

Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984 (person)

Chaves, Amado, 1851- (person)

Amado Chaves served as the first New Mexico Territorial Superintendent of Public Instruction, as mayor of Santa Fe, New Mexico and as a Senator to the Territorial Council in 1903. He was a friend of Charles F. Lummis. From the description of Amado Chaves photograph collection [graphic]. 1888-1929. (Santa Fe Public Library). WorldCat record id: 37995480 Amado Chaves was the son of Manuel Chaves, a prominent statesman. He served as the first Superintendent of Public Instructio...

Reagan, Ronald, 1911-2004 (person)

Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was the 40th President of the United States and served two terms in office from 1981 to 1989. He was born on February 6, 1911, in Tampico, Illinois, the second son of Nelle Wilson and John Edward ("Jack") Reagan. His father nicknamed him "Dutch" as a baby. In 1920 the family resettled in Dixon, Illinois. In 1928 Reagan graduated from Dixon High School, where he had been student body president, an actor in school plays, and a student athlete. He partici...

Prince, L. Bradford (Le Baron Bradford), 1840-1922 (person)

L. Bradford Prince served as Chief Justice of the New Mexico Territorial Supreme Court (1879-1888) and as Governor of the Territory of New Mexico (1889-1893). He was also an historian who served on the Board of Regents for the New Mexico College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts (1902) and as President of the Historical Society of New Mexico (1923). From the guide to the L. Bradford Prince Papers, 1744-1922, (New Mexico State Records Center and Archives) Le Baron Bradford Pri...

Wayne, John, 1907-1979 (person)

Movie star. From the description of Oral history interview, 1970 Apr. 29 [sound recording]. (Arizona Historical Society, Southern Arizona Division). WorldCat record id: 35774013 Actor. From the description of Reminiscences of John Wayne : oral history, 1971. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122512951 ...

Hayworth, Rita, 1918-1987 (person)

Actress. From the description of Papers, 1943. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 144611742 ...