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Political Record of Elfego Baca

Political Record of Elfego Baca

Subject: Elfego Baca (1865 - 1945)

Department: Photo Archives
Date: ca. 1920
Medium: Ink on paper
Dimensions:
8 × 4 in. (20.3 × 10.2 cm)
Classification: Ephemera
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Jerome Goss
Object number: PA2018.056.001
DescriptionA ten page booklet entitled "The Policital Record of Elfego Baca and a Brief History of His Life". The booklet contains information on Baca's career as an attorney and officer of the peace. He recounts his experiences in Socorro, New Mexico, his family's move to Kansas and his subsequent return to New Mexico, and his trip to Frisco, where he was arrested for murder. The booklet was created for Baca's campaign for Judge of the Second Judicial District.
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