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George Prichard Photograph Collection

Identifier: PICT-000-187

Scope and Content

This collection contains photographs of British agriculture during World War I and a photograph of corn being dried on a pueblo roof.


  • 1910-1930


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Copy Restrictions

Duplication of print and photographic material is allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for copyright compliance. For more information see the Photographs and Images Research Guide and contact the Pictorial Archivist.


George W. Prichard was born on August 5, 1850 in New Harmony, Indiana. He received his law degree from the University of Michigan in 1872. In 1879 he moved to New Mexico, making Las Vegas his home. He served as senator from San Miguel County (1887-1889). In 1902, he became district attorney for Socorro, Lincoln, Chaves and Eddy counties. He was appointed United States Attorney for the Territory, 1904-1907. In November 1918, Prichard married Maude H. Hancock from Neoga, Illinois. She taught in the New Mexico public schools and at the Normal University of Las Vegas. In 1918 she served as New Mexico State Chair of the Woman's Committee of the National Council of Defense.


4 items (1 folder) : 4 photographic prints

Language of Materials



This collection contains photographs of agriculture in Britian and New Mexico.

Physical Location

B2. Small Collections Box 3. Filed by Pictorial Number.

Separated Material

Photographs were separated from the George W. Prichard family papers.


Contact Information

  1. University of New Mexico
  2. MSC05 3020, 1, University of New Mexico
  3. Center for Southwest Research
  4. Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
  5. Phone: 505-277-7173
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Finding Aid of the George Prichard Photograph Collection, 1910-1930
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Repository Details

Part of the UNM Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections Repository

University of New Mexico Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections
University Libraries, MSC05 3020
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque NM 87131