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NMTB 50000 - 50099: Cities and Towns, 1938-1979


Scope and Contents

Includes images of inhabited New Mexico places, especially cities, towns, and villages. Much emphasis is on streetscapes, architecture, and iconic buildings, but other images feature local events and annual celebrations. Other images are of Ghost Towns.

Keywords: Sena Plaza, Santa Fe, Capital, NM State Capitol, Old State Capitol, Fine Arts Museum, Palace of the Governors, Oldest House in Santa Fe, Santa Fe Opera Theater, Governors Mansion, Supreme court building, St. John's College, Spanish Pueblo home, Snow and winter, Hill and Canyon School, upper Canyon Road, Santa Fe Plaza, Springer home in Cimarron, Old Grist Mill in Cimarron, Alcalde, Village of Galisteo, Pojoaque, Las Trampas, irrigation ditch in Truchas, Macho, Albuquerque Old Town, Bank of NM in Albuquerque, Taos Plaza, Old Adobe house in Espanola, Jemez, Taos Valle Wooden Cross, Governor Bent House, Ojo Caliente, Old Grist mill near Ruidoso, Montezuma Hotel in Las Vegas, Tierra Amarilla, Old Gold Mill in Elizabethtown, Georgetown, Jail in Hillsboro, Tombstones in Kingston, Lake Valley, Mogollon, Shakespeare, Tyrone, White Oaks, Cemetery, Sheba Hurst Grave, Kit Carson's house in Taos, Velarde, Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, Zozobra,Santa Fe Fiesta with Don Diego Vargas and staff, La Conquistadora Procession


  • Majority of material found within 1935-1965

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to researchers on an appointment basis only, pending approval of request to view original material.


100 Photographic Negatives : Mixed nitrate and acetate negatives

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the NMHM Palace of the Governors Photo Archives Repository

113 Lincoln Ave.
Santa Fe NM 87501 USA