Recent Acquisitions

acquisitionsCollections of personal and institutional records, as well as rare books and other publications of local or long-term historical interest, are continually being acquired by the Center for Southwest Research and Special Collections. Most of the materials are donations. Listed below are selected materials that the department has recently acquired.

Manuscript collections:

Books / published materials:

  • Atlas pintoresco é histórico de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos (1897)
  • Ensayo chronologico para la historia general de la Florida (1723)
  • 60+ books by Wilfred McCormick, prolific New Mexico author of sports fiction
  • Latin American Sheet Music Collection, 1835-1996
  • Facsimile of the Fra Mauro world map (ca. 1450)
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(505) 277-6451
Zimmerman Library 1st floor
West Wing
MSC05 3020

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