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Martineztown, 1823-1950: Hispanics, Italians, Jesuits & Land Investors in New Town Albuquerque

  • $ 2795


Joseph P. Sanchez and Larry D. Miller
Rio Grande Books, 2009

From the back cover:

"For most modern day citizens of Albuquerque, Martineztown has always been a mysterious place...Historically, little is known about Martineztown, save for a few reports in which brief histories of Martineztown are covered in a few paragraphs. The present study adds new historical perspectives of Martineztown by emphasizing, not its rich cultural history, but land tenure patterns that emerged from 1850 to 1950...

"This book is for those who wish to know about the origins of Martineztown and its historic significance to the history and heritage of Albuquerque."

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