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Albuquerque Museum History Monograph Series

Information about the Albuquerque Museum's History Monograph series.

The History Division has numerous publications in its monograph series as well as videos on the history of Albuquerque and the Middle Rio Grande Valley. They can be purchased through The Gallery Store, (505) 242-0434.

  • Alberts, Don E. "Balloons to Bombers: Aviation in Albuquerque, 1882-1945" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1987).
  • Biebel, Charles D. "Making the Most of It: Public Works in Albuquerque during the Great Depression,1929-1942" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1986).
  • Faulk, Odie B. and Laura E. Faulk. "Defenders of the Interior Provinces: Presidial Soldiers on the Northern Frontier of New Spain" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1988).
  • Johnson, Bryon. "New Town" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum and The Albuquerque Journal). out of print
  • Johnson, Bryon. "Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico: A Guide to its History and Architecture" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1980). out of print
  • Sargeant, Kathryn and Davis, Mary. "Shining River Precious Land: An Oral History of Albuquerque's North Valley" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 2nd edition, 1995).
  • Sanchez, Joseph P. "The Rio Abajo Frontier, 1540-1692" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 2nd edition, 1996).
  • Steele, Thomas J., S.J. "Works and Days: A History of San Felipe Neri Church, 1867-1895" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1983).
  • Sweeney, Gray and Grassham, John. editors. "Drawing the Borderline: Artists-Explorers of the U.S.-Mexico Boundary Survey" (Albuquerque: Albuquerque Museum, 1996).


  • "Alburquerque and the Rio Grande,1706-1880 "
  • "Albuquerque: A City of Many Cultures,1880-1940"
  • "Albuquerque: City of Change, 1940-1980"