Jimmy Santiago Baca, (1/2/1952) is a poet & writer of Apache & Chicano descent. He was born in Santa Fe County, New Mexico. Abandoned by his parents at the age of ten, he lived with one of his grandmothers for several years before being placed in an orphanage. Baca taught himself to read and write, and he began to compose poetry. In 1987, his semi-autobiographical minor epic in verse, 'Martin & Meditations on the South Valley', received the American Book Award for poetry.
Zuni Beaded Dolls Five beautiful beaded dolls from the Zuni people of New Mexico. These dolls are a part of the Alexander Girard collection at the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe, New Mexico