Maxwell Land Grant Cases, 1888-1930
Scope and Content
From the Collection: Collection consists of Henry A. Kiker's legal papers. District court records pertain to civil, criminal, and probate cases in Colfax, Eddy, Mora, Quay, Taos, and Union counties. There are extensive records for Colfax County. Cases of note are the Maxwell Land Grant "squatter" cases involving the Maxwell Land Grant Co., the Maxwell Ditch and Reservoir Co., and the Maxwell Irrigated Land Co. Kiker, Bickley, and Voorhees office correspondence includes Kiker's and Bickley's political and personal correspondence. Also included is a scrapbook of Kiker's political speeches.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English.
From the Collection: 7 Linear Feet