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Henry A. Kiker Papers,

Identifier: 1975-005

Scope and Content

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.


  • 1888-1930


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

Biographical Note

Henry A. Kiker was a partner in the law firm of Kiker, Bickley and Voorhees, in Las Vegas, New Mexico.


7 Linear Feet


Collection is organized into seven series:
  1. I. Maxwell Land Grant Cases
  2. II. District Court Cases, Colfax County
  3. III. Probate Court Cases, Colfax County, #1444-#1928, and Unnumbered Cases
  4. IV. Court Cases, Other Counties
  5. V. Miscellaneous Documents
  6. VI. Kiker, Bickley and Voorhees Records
  7. VII. New Mexico Supreme Court Cases


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 Henry A. Kiker Papers, 1888-1930
Edited Full Draft
Processed by Kay Dorman
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//New Mexico State Records Center and Archives//TEXT (US::Nm-Ar::1975-005::Henry A. Kiker Papers)//EN" "nmar1975-005.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