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Archives Month 2003

Main Street, New Mexico



October 5 through October 11
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, New Mexico


MONDAY, October 6, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Opening Ceremony and Refreshments, hosted by AHSD Staff
        Welcome by State Historian Dr. Estevan Rael-Gálvez and reading of the proclamation issued by Governor Bill Richardson

Current Main Street Initiatives
        Rich Williams, Director of State MainStreet Program, NM Economic Development Department
        Raymond W. Davenport, Lobbyist for the City of Las Cruces  
        Elmer Martinez, Community Development Director for Las Vegas
        Cathie Zacher, President of Santa Fe Economic Development

Certificates of Appreciation
Music and Dancers
        Flamenco's Next Generation of the Maria Benitez Institute for Spanish Arts

TUESDAY, October 7, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

History in the Classroom, hosted by AHSD Director Daphne Arnaiz-DeLeon
        New Mexico educators and administrators will discuss ways to integrate primary archival materials into the classroom curriculum. Samples from the State Archives and other organizations will be presented. Teachers and students are encouraged to participate.

WEDNESDAY, October 8, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Archives Week 2003 Speakers Forum, hosted by Archives Bureau Chief Melissa Salazar, National Hispanic Cultural Center Archivist Samuel Sisneros, and the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society
        Resisting the Straight and Narrow: Main Streets and Settlement Patterns in New Mexico
        Moderator: Dr. Estevan Rael-Gálvez, State Historian, Office of the State Historian, NMCPR
        Presenter: Mr. Charles Becknell, Program Coordinator of the Charlie Morrisey Research Hall, UNM
        Presenter: Mr. Felipe R. Mirabal, Historian and Art Historian
        Presenter: Dr. Ted Jojola, Community and Regional Development, School of Architecture and Planning, UNM
        Presenter: Dr. Noel H. Pugach, History Department, UNM

THURSDAY, October 9, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Main Street Mural Forum, hosted by Senior Archivist Felicia Lujan
        New Mexico Murals: Reflections of Tradition. Artisans from various New Mexico communities as well as local authors will share their art, research, and preservation concerns for public art. Discussion and refreshments will follow.

FRIDAY, October 10, 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Historic Film Screening, hosted by Senior Archivist Brian Graney
        The State Archives will present an evening of seldom seen treasures from the New Mexico Historical Film Collection, including A Day in Santa Fe, Adventures in Kit Carson Land, and The Future is Now.

SATURDAY, October 11, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Genealogy Saturday: Research Room for researches opened from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Schedule is subject to change. Please call (505) 476-7948 or visit our events calendar at www.nmcpr.state.nm.us

2003 Archives Week Sponsors
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