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Beatrice Chauvenet Collection

Identifier: AC 038

Scope and Content

The following is a list of principal categories.
  1. I. A summary of Beatrice Champion Chauvenet.
  2. II. Tsianina Evans - Jennie Avery Correspondence.
  3. III. Other biographical material.
  4. IV. Material relating to Edgar Lee Hewett, Ph.D.
  5. V. Bandelier National Monument.
  6. VI. Old Santa Fe Association.
  7. VII. Historical Sites.
  8. VIII. Photographs.
  9. IX. Miscellaneous Material.
The material consists of articles, correspondence, brochures, and photographs.


  • 1918-1991

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Copy Restrictions

Duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Note

Chauvenet was active in many businesses and organizations in Santa Fe, New Mexico, including the Avery-Bowman real estate company, the Red Cross, and the New Mexico Heart Association. She also wrote several articles about Santa Fe and its people, as well as a biography of Edgar Hewett, who founded the Museum of New Mexico and the School of American Research in Santa Fe.


1 Linear Feet

Separated Material

Photographs described with bracketed letters [PA] are in the Photo Archives.


Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. The Palace of the Governors
  3. P.O. 2087
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2087, U.S.A.
  5. Phone: (+)505.476.5090
  6. Fax: (+)505.476.5093
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


Guide to the Beatrice Chauvenet Collection, 1918-1991
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//Museum of New Mexico::Fray Angelico Chavez History Library//TEXT (US::NmSM::AC 038::Beatrice Chauvenet Collection)//EN" "nmsm1ac038.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
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Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090