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Governor Marsh Giddings Papers,

Identifier: 1959-083

Scope and Content

Collection consists of official papers of Governor Giddings. Included are one report to the governor dated 1871 and penal papers. Penal papers contain pardons, requests for pardons, reprieves, and requisitions for extraditions.


  • 1871-1875

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Access Restrictions

Access to original materials restricted; Use microfilm only (Territorial Archives of New Mexico).

Copy Restrictions

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


Marsh Giddings was born in Connecticut in 1816. He was appointed Governor of the Territory of New Mexico by President Ulysses S. Grant in 1871. He served until his death in 1875.


.25 Linear Feet

Alternate Format

Available on microfilm as part of the Territorial Archives of New Mexico (Roll 98).


Contact Information

  1. New Mexico State Records Center and Archives
  2. Archives and Historical Services Division
  3. 1205 Camino Carlos Rey
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
  5. Phone: 505-476-7908
  6. Fax: 505-476-7909
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


There are no Letters Received or Letters Sent extant for Marsh Giddings' tenure in office
Inventory of the Governor Marsh Giddings Papers, 1871-1875
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Finding aid is in English

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Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives Repository

1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 476-7948