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Henry A. Kiker Papers,

 Collection
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.

Dates

  • 1888-1930

Language of Materials

English.

Access Restrictions

None

Copy Restrictions

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.

Extent

7 Linear Feet

Arrangement

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

General

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: archives@rain.state.nm.us
  8. URL: http://www.state.nm.us/cpr/ahsd_top.htm

General

Title
Inventory of the Henry A. Kiker Papers, 1888-1930
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Processed by Kay Dorman
Date
©2000
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
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).
  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives Repository

Contact:
1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 476-7913