Most people think that New Mexico was simply named after the country of Mexico, but the truth is far more fascinating! Did you enjoy this video? Please contribute to my patreon page so I can keep producing more of them! https://www.patreon.com/MexFile Also, visit our website at http://www.mesonewmexico.org for more information on this topic! Bibliography Cantú, Roberto 2016 The forked juniper: critical perspectives on Rudolfo Anaya. Forbes, Jack D 1973 Aztecas Del Norte: The Chicanos of Aztlan. Education Department. Kessell, John L 2003 Spain in the Southwest: a narrative history of colonial New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, and California. Levin Rojo, Danna 2014 Return to Aztlan: Indians, Spaniards, and the invention of Nuevo Mexico. Oudijk, Michel R, and Laura E Matthew 2012 Indian conquistadors: indigenous allies in the conquest of Mesoamerica. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman. San Antón y Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de, Arthur J.O Anderson, Susan Schroeder, and Wayne Ruwet 1997 Codex Chimalpahin: society and politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Texcoco, Culhuacan, and other Nahua Altepetl in Central Mexico : the Nahuatl and Spanish annals and accounts collected and recorded by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin Vol. 1. Vol. 1. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman; London. Swadesh, Frances Leon 1988 Los Primeros pobladores: antecesores de los chicanos en Nuevo Mexico. Fondo de Cultura Economica, Mexico D.F.
We took a group of junior high and high school students to church camp out in Billy The Kid country. I took some out to an Indian camp close by. Pottery everywhere. I think they had a good time. Teaching them our American history.
Sitting Bull Falls Recreation Area is an oasis, offering sights, sounds and experiences that surprise many visitors, including the NM True TV Crew. It is day-use-only, but oh what a day it offers. Dramatic waterfalls spill into cool pools, and the surroundings are ideal for a picnic under one of the stone pavilions.