Andrés Armijo received the Historical Society of New Mexico "Fabiola Cabeza de Baca" Award, 2015 at the New Mexico History Conference annual award dinner for his book "Por constancia/So that it may be validated: Family History in the Río Abajo (Albuquerque: Río Grande Books, 2015).
Additional 2015 honorees included Malcolm Ebright, Rick Hendricks, Richard W. Hughes, Nasario García, Cipriano Federico Vigil, David L. Caffey, Max Evans, Ann Carson, Michael Stevenson, Mo Palmer and Sam White.
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Por constancia/So that it may be validated: Family History in the Río Abajo
is the recipient of the Historical Society of New Mexico award: "Fabiola Cabeza de Baca," 2015.
This is an intimate portrait of a place and the people who lived there, painted in loving brush strokes on a wide canvas. This book is a most welcome addition to the historiography of New Mexico."
-Rick Hendricks, New Mexico State Historian
This title, and the award winning "Becoming a part of my history: Through Images & Stories of My Ancestors" are both available through Río Grande Books, Barnes & Noble online, and Amazon.com
Both titles are published by Río Grande Books, Los Ranchos de Alburquerque, NM, and available locally at the Bookworks Bookstore and the University of New Mexico Bookstore.
Please visit Historical Society of New Mexico for more information about their programs.