New Mexico State University


The New Mexico State University Library wishes to thank the following people and organizations for their invaluable contributions to the program.

  • Project Scholar: Dr. Jon Hunner
  • Project Coordinators: Mardi Mahaffy, Sylvia Ortiz, Dotty Ormes
  • Project Committee Members: Garland Courts, Mark Pendleton
  • The Great Depression Roadshow Committee Members: Susan Beck, Paula Johnson, Wendy Simpson
  • Project Partners: Branigan Cultural Center, Thomas Branigan Memorial Library
  • Funding Partner: Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico

Soul of a People: Writing America’s Story is a major documentary television program about the Federal Writers’ Project produced by Spark Media, Washington, D.C., and broadcast on the Smithsonian Channel HD.
Soul of a People programs in libraries are sponsored by the American Library Association Public Programs Office with the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities: great ideas brought to life.
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