Conditions of Use

Use of this site is conditional upon acceptance of the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs Terms and Conditions of Use. By using this site, the user signifies agreement to these terms and conditions. If you, as the user, do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not use the site.

Restrictions on Use of Materials

This site is owned and operated by the New Mexico State Library. No material from this Web site may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except the user may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for personal, non-commercial use only, provided the user keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of the New Mexico State Library copyright. For purposes of this Agreement, the use of any such material on any other Web site or networked computer environment is prohibited.

Education Use

The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs encourages educational and research use of its material provided that the educational or research use does not generate revenue. Educators are granted permission to make multiple printed copies of Web site resources created by the New Mexico State Library for classroom use.


For inquiries about the use of any text, images, or other resources on this Web site, please contact the New Mexico State Library:

Reference Services Manager
New Mexico State Library
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, NM 87507

Photos courtesy of Bruce Parsons, Michael R. Swigart, Hugh Smith, George Hecht and Jo Runny.