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Wood Family Pictorial Collection

Identifier: PICT-2012-008

Scope and Content

This collection consists of 264 digital photos of Colfax county (Sugarite, Dedman, Chico Springs, Raton), homesteading, ranching, mining, and family portraits dating from the 1860s-1930s from the John Lillie, James Wilson, and John Langston families. Also included are textual documents ranging from Maxwell Land Grant deeds to letters, ephemera, and family histories.

Also included are photocopies with identifications made by the family and an oral history by Carol Wood.


  • 1870s-1920s

Access Restrictions

Collection is available 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.


268 plus items (1 box) : 264 digital photographs, uncounted photocopies, 2 CDs, 2 cassettes

Language of Materials



Digital images of Colfax County.

Physical Location

B2. Shelved with Unprocessed Pictorial Collections.

Processing Information

Collection is unprocessed. No further description is available at this time.
Wood Family Pictorial Collection, 1870s-1920s
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

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