Leopold Armijo Collection
Identifier: AC 621
Scope and Content
This collection consists of Armijo family records and photographs and focuses on the many letters Leo Armijo wrote to his grandchildren, Patricia and David Palafox, sharing many personal family experiences as well as memories of the times in which he lived. Many of the stories relate to Las Vegas, NM history.
Language of Materials
The collection is open for research.
Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Leopold E. Armijo (1895-1985) was born and spent his early years in Las Vegas, NM. After serving in France during World War I, he settled in El Paso, TX in 1920 and married Alceria Alderete from El Paso in 1921, living the rest of his life in El Paso.
2 lin. feet
Original photographic material transferred to Photo Archives (HP2016.17).
- Finding Aid of the Leopold Armijo Collection, 1880s-1980s
- Edited Full Draft
- © 2016
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- Finding aid is in English
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