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J. Paul Taylor and Mary Daniels Taylor photographs

Identifier: RG-2023-055

Content Description

Photographs from the J. Paul Taylor and Mary Daniels Taylor family. Includes photograph albums from 19th through mid 20th centuries, original photographs and negatives made by Mary Daniels Taylor, photographs from the family lines of Mr. and Mrs. Taylor, 19th and 20th century photographs of Mesilla, New Mexico and other locations in southern New Mexico, more recent color photographs depicting Mesilla community events, and more. Accession also includes some maps and other oversize items and plans regarding the rehabilitation of the Taylor home in 1982. Maps and oversized items include the four pieces 2 prints, 1 negative, and a partial tracing of the map titled "Juan Manchero Chihuahua 1745 drawn by Mary Daniels Taylor; Taylor home sketches; Doña Ana county New Mexico Las Cruces quadrangle grid zone dated 1938.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply



  • 1880 - 2000


38 Linear Feet

25,000 photographs : Number of photographs is approximate. Non-photo boxes 1-3 are located in range 14 B 1-2 and 1 OS map folder is stored stack 10, Case 2, Drawer 8