La Herencia 1994-2009 is the only publication in New Mexico to have documented all aspects of Hispanic culture with the help of historians, academics and most importantly, lay people who shared their recollections for future generations.

This 348-page, searchable index features more than 30,000 entries of the work published in the 64 issues of La Herencia.

The electronic files feature a one-time download feature that can be reprinted onto individual computers but cannot be sent to others.

La Herencia Vol. 45

Santa Fe’s golden era captured on film. Recollections of mining towns in New Mexico.  Los Penitentes, the Fiesta de San Ysidro, and the faithful Guadalupanas. Plus genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 44

Fashions of Juan Diego and Our Lady of Guadalupe. Los Tres Magos and other Christmas stories. La Capilla de Chihuahua in southern New Mexico. The WPA Collection at the Chávez Library in Santa Fe.  Plus poetry, genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 43

Hispanos made inroads along the Santa Fe Trail. Remembering bandleader and songwriter Pablo Mares. The fresco and its history come to Albuquerque. The National Hispanic Cultural Center of New Mexico. Plus genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories. and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 42

Memories of Albuquerque’s Tingley Beach, Talpa, Dahlia, and Peña Blanca. Members of the faithful to San José. Celebrating the feast day of San Lorenzo. Plus poetry, genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 41

La Herencia’s ten-year anniversary issue with tributes to many of its contributors.


La Herencia Vol. 40

A photo journey of contemporary Sephardic Jews in New Mexico. Albuquerque’s Italian immigrants and their contributions to the city. Making use of local libraries to research family genealogy. New Mexico highway pays tribute to Purple Heart veterans. Plus poetry, genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 39

The Chihuahua/New Mexico connection. Memories of the Civil War and World War II in New Mexico. The Lebanese contributions in our state. Plus genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 38

Hispanic women and their contributions to New Mexico history.  Memories from the villages of Atarque, Nambé, Talpa, and Anthony. The Carmelites come to Santa Fe in 1945. Plus poetry, genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

La Herencia Vol. 37

Semana Santa en Sevilla, Spain’s tribute during Holy Week. Land grants in New Mexico and the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo. The advent of bilingualism in New Mexico. Memories from the villages of San Mateo, Chimayó, and Las Vegas. Plus genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.

 

La Herencia Vol. 36

The origins of speaking Pachquismo. The Jesuits come to New Mexico. The history of Las Posadas and other Christmas traditions. Plus poetry, genealogy, New Mexico history, folklore, vintage photos, oral histories, and personality profiles.