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Chasing the Santa Fe Ring : power and privilege in territorial New Mexico /

David L. Caffey.

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Author: Caffey, David L.
Published: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2014.
Topics: Land grants - New Mexico - History - 19th century. | Land speculation - New Mexico - History - 19th century. | Power (Social sciences) - New Mexico - History - 19th century. | Political corruption - New Mexico - History - 19th century. | Societies - New Mexico - Santa Fe - History - 19th century. | Political culture - New Mexico - Santa Fe - History - 19th century. | Businessmen - New Mexico - Santa Fe - History - 19th century. | Politicians - New Mexico - Santa Fe - History - 19th century.
Regions: New Mexico - Politics and government - 1848-1950. | New Mexico - Economic conditions - 19th century.
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Introduction: What do you know of its existence? -- The Gilded Age, east and west -- A ring is formed -- Colfax County and the Maxwell Land Grant -- The Lincoln County war -- The firm of Elkins and Catron -- The business of land -- A progressive and enterprising spirit -- Fracture in the ranks -- A territory or a state? -- The end of an epoch -- The myth of the Ring -- Conquest and consequence : reflections on the Ring -- Appendix A: Who was in the Santa Fe Ring? -- Appendix B: Profiles of alleged Ring participants.
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Table of Contents for: Chasing the Santa Fe Ring : power and pr