Tag Archives: New Mexico

Some Slides From 1987

The 1980s marked the period of my life when I spent much time and cash on photography.  In the back of my mind, I harbored the fantasy of becoming a professional photographer. I enjoyed picture taking that much. There was … Continue reading

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Peonage Abolished In New Mexico

I like to bounce my opinions about social problems onto my friend Jorge.  He’s unafraid to objectively analyze issues that concern his personal Mexican-American heritage.  This time, in particular, I wanted to understand the traditional relationship known as “Patron-Peon”. In … Continue reading

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Fiesta de Santa Fe

“It’s older than Christmas!”  The statement sticks out like a sore thumb to this history buff.  My friend Sam and I had taken two weeks off, following Labor Day in 1971, to swing through New Mexico. The main purpose was … Continue reading

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