Department of History

MSC06 3760
Mesa Vista Hall , Room 1104
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Phone: (505) 277-2451
Fax: (505) 277-6023

Departmental News

History Department Alumnus Joseph P. Sanchez (PhD, 1974) and Angelica Sanchez-Clark publish Historic Route 66: A New Mexican Crossroads

Departmental News

Posted: Jul 14, 2017 - 12:00am

Joseph P. Sanchez, history alum and Director of the Spanish Colonial Research Center, and Angelica Sanchez-Clark announced the release of their new b
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Dr. Kimberly Gauderman Awarded the 2017-2018 Snead-Wertheim Endowed Lectureship

Departmental News

Posted: May 23, 2017 - 10:30pm

Dr. Kimberly Gauderman, Associate Professor of Latin American History, has been awarded the 2017-2018 Snead-Wertheim Endowed Lectureship in Anthropol
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Taming New Mexico, documentary on NM federal courts featuring Paul Hutton airs on PBS

Departmental News

Posted: May 18, 2017 - 12:00am

Taming New Mexico, a documentary on the history of the federal courts in New Mexico, airs tonight (May 18) on PBS/KNME at 7pm. It will be rebroadcast
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PhD student Alexandro Jara wins Bilinski Fellowship

Departmental News

Posted: May 04, 2017 - 12:00am

Alexandro Jara, a PhD student under the advisement of Professor Andrew Sandoval-Strauz, has been selected as a 2017 recipient of a Russell J. and Do
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National radio program quotes Jason Scott Smith on the history of American infrastructure

Departmental News

Posted: Apr 06, 2017 - 12:00am

The national radio program, Marketplace, recently aired "When Public Works employed millions" and quoted New Deal historian Jason Scott Smith on the
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Paul Hutton, Espinosa Prize Winner

Departmental News

Posted: Apr 06, 2017 - 12:00am

Paul Hutton has been awarded the 2016 Gilberto Espinosa Prize for Best Article Published in the New Mexico Historical Review. His article, "'The Fear
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Paul Hutton Wins 2017 Spur Award

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 21, 2017 - 12:00am

Paul Hutton won the 2017 Spur Award for Best Western Historical Nonfiction book for The Apache Wars. To read more click here.  He was also selec
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Paul Hutton Curates Museum Exhibition, "Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television"

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 14, 2017 - 12:00am

"Hollywood Southwest: New Mexico in Film and Television," is a new exhibit at Albuquerque Museum curated by Distinguished Professor of History Paul H
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Dr. Jason Scott Smith selected as the Mary Ball Washington Fulbright Scholar at University College Dublin School of History

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 10, 2017 - 12:00am

Congratulations to history professor, Dr. Jason Scott Smith for his selection as the Mary Ball Washington Fulbright Scholar at University College Dub
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AHA Today blog article "A Flag, a Dinner Bell, and a Hand-Dug Well: Using Artifacts to make Meaningful Connections to the Past" by Michelle Martin

Departmental News

Posted: Mar 08, 2017 - 12:00am

Second year doctoral student, Michelle Martin, recently contributed to the AHA TODAY blog. Click here to read her article, "A Flag, a Dinner Bell, an
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