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Correspondence from Beatriz Otero Armijo, 1877 and 1883

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 1

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Carlos "Charles" Armijo was the only son of Nestor and Josefa Armijo. Carlos was born in 1855 Los Padillas, New Mexico. He was educated at Germantown, Pennsylvannia and in Germany. After obtaining his education, he returned to New Mexico to join his father in the family business. In 1877, Carlos married Beatriz Otero - cousin of former Govenor Miguel Antonio Otero. Carlos and Beatriz had four children; Nestor Armijo Jr., Dolores Armijo de Ascarate, Gertrude Armijo de Ascarate and Josephine Armijo. The series contains four subseries - correspondence, business/financial, legal and general materials relating to both Carlos and Beatriz. The bulk of the series is composed of legal documents.


  • 1877 and 1883


From the Collection: 20 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State University Library Archives and Special Collections Repository

Branson Hall
PO Box 30006
MSC 3475
Las Cruces New Mexico 88003 USA