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Hubbell Family Papers,

Identifier: 1975-045

Scope and Content

Collection consists of Santiago L. Hubbell's papers, deeds to the Pajarito property, Philip Hubbell's papers, and miscellaneous family papers. Santiago's papers include correspondence, business records, military orders, and sutler records. Items included are a muster roll for Hubbell's Company of New Mexican Mounted Volunteers (1861) and a 1859 translation of Juan Jose Lucero's account of his 1847 campaign against the Navajos. Philip's papers include personal and business records. Included are correspondence, legal documents, and account books of the Hubbell family's land and mining interests. Miscellaneous materials pertain to the Hubbell family's political campaigns for public office in the twentieth century and include newspapers primarily from Albuquerque (1892- 1923), biographical sketches of various family members, and scrapbooks.

Some materials are in Spanish.


  • 1848-1972

Language of Materials

English, and Spanish.

Access Restrictions


Copy Restrictions

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

Biographical Note

The Hubbell Family built their home on the Pajarito Land Grant in the nineteenth century. The home was built by Santiago L. Hubbell and his wife Julianita Gutierrez. Santiago served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War. Philip Hubbell, Santiago's and Julianita's grandson, practiced law in the village of Pajarito, New Mexico.


2 linear feet + 2 v.


Collection is organized into four series:
  1. I. Santiago (James) L. Hubbell Papers
  2. II. Pajarito Property
  3. III. Philip (J. Felipe II) Hubbell Papers
  4. IV. Gutierrez-Hubbell Family Papers

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 Hubbell Family Papers, 1848-1972
Edited Full Draft
Processed by James H. Purdy
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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::1975-045::Hubbell Family Papers)//EN" "nmar1975-045.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

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