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Albert Simms Collection

Identifier: AC 466-p

Scope and Content

The collection consists of letters regarding historical preservation in Santa Fe. The correspondence, for the most part, addresses the preservation of the Fort Marcy Officers' Residence (also known as the "Hewett House"). There is one broachure, "The Ceremonial Way" in the collection. Also, there is a letter and description of the Girard Foundation Collection from Alexander Girard.


  • 1972-1977
  • Majority of material found in 1975

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Information

Albert G. Simms was a doctor in Albuquerque, NM. His wife, Barbara Simms, participated in historic preservation in the state, and was on the Statehood Commemoration Committee.


1 Folder

Language of Materials


Inventory of the Albert Simms Collection, 1972-1977
Edited Full Draft
K. Robens
© 2009
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Language of description note
Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

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