WorldCat Identities

Baca, Elfego 1864-1945

Works: 47 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 1,941 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Personal correspondence  Television programs 
Classifications: E184.S75,
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Elfego Baca
Papers by Holm O Bursum( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The materials in the collection document Holm O. Bursum's personal life as well as his business and political careers. Correspondence, documents, and news clippings chronicle Bursum's ranching activities, his tenure as Warden at the New Mexico State Penitentiary, various election campaigns, Republican Party involvements, and legislative activities. It includes documents relating to the controversial Indian Lands Bill, commonly known as the Bursum Bill. Albert B. Fall, Bronson Cutting and Elfego Baca are three of the more well know New Mexico personalities represented in Bursum's collection. The collection is arranged in a broad chronological sequence
Dolores Goddard collection of Elfego Baca papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Goddard collection offers a view of Elfego Baca as a businessman, attorney, politician and family man. Among the items are business cards and advertisements for his attorney's office and other businesses. There are newspaper clippings that show his work as an attorney and his interest in law enforcement as well as biographical articles about him. The collection has private letters from friends as well as correspondence with his book publisher, Kyle S. Crichton, Hollywood motion picture companies and state and federal government officials of his day such as John Dempsey, Charles Curtis and Bronson Cutting. Additional clippings, in English and Spanish, deal with his political stands, manifestos, change on political parties and the establishment of the Elfego Baca Club, showing his role in New Mexico politics. Others tell of his role in the Rio Grande Conservancy District vote, Mexican affairs, state conferences and commemorative historic events. Also in the collection are critiques of the Crichton book and reminiscences of the 1884 Frisco battle and other incidents in his life, including comments on Billy the Kid. There are several popular periodical articles about Baca and a copy of the comic book based on the Walt Disney film, the Nine Lives of Elfego Baca. Several unusual items in the collection are an analysis of his hand print, his eye glasses, campaign buttons and brochures, and the cuff links with the famous bolt and nut symbol worn by the members of the Elfego Baca Club. The collection also includes a painting of Baca, a photo portrait of him and one of his wife. Photos portray Baca in campaign poses, on the Bob Ripley Show, in a military uniform, with Mexican revolutionaries, with Eddie Mack, the boxer, and with family members
Collection of letters to Kyle Crichton from leftist activists, screenwriters, novelists, literary critics, fans, etc( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes letters to Crichton from George Albee, Elfego Baca, Jacob Baker, Alvah Bessie, George Boehm, John Malcolm Brinnin, George A. Byus, Alistair Cooke, Frances E. Crawford, Guy Endore, Ray Etis, Edward Fitzgerald, Daniel Fuchs, Mildred Gilman, Mike Gold, Joe Gould, Paul Horgan, Wynant David Hubbard, Belinda Jelliffe, Fred Keating, Arthur Kober, Isabel F. Lewis, Horace McCoy, Edward L. McKenna, Archibald MacLeish, Agnes Bright Malling, Andre Malraux, Elizabeth Nowell, Arthur Pense, Elmer Rice, M. Lincoln Schuster, Ronald Searle, George and Helen Seldes, Vincent Sheean, Robert Sherwood, Lee Simonson, Robert Smeltzer, Dudley Smith, Donald Ogden Stewart, Frank Sullivan, Herbert Bayard Swope, Robert Lewis Taylor, Ella Winter, and Art Young
Elfego Baca : the Swamp Fox( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Elfego Baca is a gunfighter in the old west who changes his ways to become the town sheriff and then a lawyer. Elfego deals with rampaging cowboys and outlaws. The Swamp Fox is the Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion. This patriot fought the British using unusual methods. He matches wits with the Tories in a story of adventure and action
Law and order, ltd. : the rousing life of Elfego Baca of New Mexico, by Kyle S. Crichton by Kyle Crichton( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Edward L. Bartlett papers by Edward L Bartlett( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection consists of Bartlett's official correspondence as Solicitor General of the Territory of New Mexico (1890- 1902); and professional papers from his legal practice (1880-1904). Solicitor General correspondence includes letters received from Frank Springer, Elfego Baca, Frederick Muller, and Pinkerton's National Detective Agency concerning Charles Siringo. Topics covered in the correspondence include the Rough Riders, Jicarilla Apaches, territorial penitentiary, Fort Marcy, and the execution of Blackjack Ketchum. Professional papers include correspondence, case files, and legal documents. Includes materials on Bartlett's wife Cora, water rights, homesteading, mining corporations, railroad companies (especially the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Co.), New Mexico Bar Association, the Freemason's Montezuma Lodge, Santa Fe Water Co., many New Mexico land grants, and various political and legal issues in San Juan County and Santa Fe
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Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.08 for Dark winte ... to 1.00 for Edward L. ...)

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Alternative Names
Elfego Baca Amerikaans gunfighter (1865-1945)

Elfego Baca pistolero statunitense

Elfego Baca US-amerikanischer Ordnungshüter, Anwalt und Politiker

Elfego Baca xerife americano

Эльфего Бака

الفگو باکا


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