OTERO, Miguel Antonio, 1829-1882


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Extended Bibliography

Ganaway, Loomis Morton. “Otero and the New Mexico Slave Code of 1859," in New Mexico and the Sectional Crisis, 1846-1861. 1944. Reprint Edition: Philadelphia, PA: Porcupine Press, 1976, 60-76.

“Miguel Antonio Otero” in Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.

Otero, Miguel Antonio (Sr.) The Indian Depredations in the Territory of New Mexico. Washington, D. C.: n. p., 1859.

___. Address to the People of New Mexico. Santa Fe, NM: n. p., 1860.

___. An Abolition Attack upon New Mexico, and a Reply by the Hon. M. A. Otero. Santa Fe, NM: n. p., 1861.

Otero, Miguel Antonio (Jr.) My Life on the Frontier, 1864-1882. 1935. Reprint, Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1987.

“Hon. Miguel A. Otero,” in Speer, William S., and John Henry Brown, eds., The Encyclopedia of the New West. 1881. Reprint, Easley, S.C.: Southern Historical Press, 1978: 30-32.

Stegmaier, Mark J. “New Mexico’s Delegate in the Secession Winter Congress, Part 1: Two Newspaper Accounts of Miguel Otero in 1861," New Mexico Historical Review, Vol. 86, No. 3 (Summer 2011): 385-92.

___. “New Mexico’s Delegate in the Secession Winter Congress, Part 2: Miguel A. Otero Responds to Horace Greeley, and Greeley Takes Revenge," New Mexico Historical Review, Vol. 86, No. 4 (Fall 2011): 513-23.