References & Further Reading

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Braeman, J. (1968). Albert J. Beveridge and Statehood for the Southwest, 1902-1912. Arizona and the West 10 (4), 313-342.

De la Cruz, J. (1977). Rejection Because of Race: Albert J. Beveridge and Nuevo México’s Struggle for Statehood, 1902-1903. Aztlan 7 (1): 79-97.

Hendricks, R. (n.d.). The Importance of the Constitution. At New Mexico Office of the State Historian. Retreived from

Holtby, D. V. (2012). Two Photographs and Their Stories of New Mexico’s Statehood. New Mexico Historical Review 87 (1), 1-32.

Holtby, D. V. (2012). Forty-Seventh Star: New Mexico’s Struggle for Statehood. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press.

Katz, F. (1998). The Life and Times of Pancho Villa. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press.

Larson, R. W. (1968). New Mexico’s Quest for Statehood, 1846-1912. Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press.

Morgan, B. (2013). Columbus, New Mexico, and Palomas, Chihuahua: Transnational Landscapes of Violence, 1888-1930. (Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation). University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM.

Morgan, B. (2014). Columbus, New Mexico: The Creation of a Border Place Myth, 1888-1916. New Mexico Historical Review 89 (4), 481-504.

Morgan, B. (2010). From Brutal Ally to Humble Believer: Mormon Colonists’ Image of Pancho Villa. New Mexico Historical Review 85 (2), 109-129.

Morgan, B. (2010). Pancho Villa and the Raid on Columbus, New Mexico 1916. At New Mexico Office of the State Historian. Retrieved from

Nieto-Phillips, J. M. (2000). Spanish American Ethnic Identity and New Mexico’s Statehood Struggle. In E. Gonzales-Berry & D. R. Maciel (Eds.), The Contested Homeland: A Chicano History of New Mexico (pp. 97-142). Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press.

Romo, D. D. (2005). Ringside Seat to a Revolution: An Underground Cultural History of El Paso and Juárez, 1893-1923. El Paso, TX: Cinco Puntos Press.

Shapiro, J. (2012). Statehood For Whom? New Mexico’s Journey to Universal Voting Rights for Women. El Palacio 117 (3), 30-37.

Torrez, R. J. (1998). The Quest for Statehood. In A Cuarto Centennial History of New Mexico. Retrieved from

Welsome, E. (2009). The General and the Jaguar: Pershing’s Hunt for Pancho Villa: A True Story of Revolution and Revenge. New York, NY: Little, Brown and Company.

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