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Georgia L. Lusk Papers,

Identifier: 1960-027

Scope and Content

Collection consists of the political and private papers of Lusk that relate to the 80th Congress (1947-1948), the Veterans' Affairs Committee (1947-1955), War Claims Commission (1947-1953), and education in New Mexico (1931-1958). Included are ten scrapbooks pertaining to her tenure as Superintendent of Public Instruction for the state of New Mexico.


  • 1931-1958.


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Biographical Note

Georgia L. Lusk served as U.S. Representative for New Mexico from 1947 to 1948. She was active on the Veterans' Affairs Committee and was appointed to the War Claims Commission in 1949. Lusk served as Superintendent of Public Instruction for the state of New Mexico from 1943-1946 and was elected to that office again in 1955.


6 linear feet + 10 v.


Organized into four series:
  1. I. Legislation-80th congress
  2. II. Veterans' Affairs Committee
  3. III. War Claims Commission
  4. IV. Education

Separated Material

Photographs received with the collection are housed and cataloged separately.


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:
Inventory of the Georgia L. Lusk Papers, 1931-1958
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Finding aid is in English

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  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//New Mexico State Records Center and Archives//TEXT (US::Nm-Ar::1960-027::Georgia L. Lusk Papers)//EN" "nmar1960-027.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
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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