Wed Oct 5
12:00 - 1:00 pm
Friends of History Wednesday Lecture Series
Adelina Nina Otero-Warren: Sufragista and Advocate for New Mexicans
Please join Anna M. Nogar, Professor of Hispanic Southwest Studies with the University of New Mexico’s Department of Spanish and Portuguese, as she shares on Ms. Otero-Warren’s life as a suffragette, education champion, cultural preservation advocate, business woman, and author, as part of our ON-LINE Friends of History lecture series. Online event, Register here: https://friendsofhistorynm.org/event/adelina-nina-otero-warren-sufragista-and-advocate-for-new-mexicans/ Donations welcome Photo credit: Nina Otero-Warren, c.1922, Bain News ...
Sun Oct 23
10:00 - 5:00 pm
Righting a Wrong: Japanese Americans and World War II
Please join The New Mexico History Museum for the opening of the Smithsonian traveling exhibition “Righting a Wrong: Japanese Americans and World War II”. The exhibition examines the complicated history and impact of Executive Order 9066 that led to the incarceration of Japanese Americans following the attack on Pearl Harbor. Lite refreshments will be served from 1-4pm courtesy of the Women’s Board. The exhibition will be on display from October 23-December31, 2022 Photo credit: The Mochida family, wearing identification tags, awaits a bus. They were ...