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Baca Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1963-002
Scope and Content Collection consists of a broad range of materials relating to the Baca family of La Cienega, New Mexico. Series I consists of promissory notes, letters, contracts, and a land conveyance. Series II consists of promissory notes, letters, receipts, partido contracts (livestock contracts and chattel mortgages) and other documents involving either Ygnacio Baca or his son Juan Baca. Includes an 1846 inventory of Ygnacio Baca's estate. Series III consists primarily of documents involving Leonidas Baca...
Dates: 1805-1915

Donaciano Vigil Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: 1961-003
Scope and Content Collection consists of Donaciano Vigil's military, family, and personal papers which span the Spanish, Mexican, and U.S. Territorial periods of New Mexico history. Spanish period documents contain land conveyances and abstracts of land primarily in Santa Fe (1770-1803), an inventory of civil and criminal proceedings (1766-1767), and a will (1820). Mexican period documents cover a wide range of New Mexico subjects. Some of the subjects are Vigil's military career (1834-1841), military affairs...
Dates: 1727-1877, bulk 1841-1877

Emiterio Rivera Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1988-099
Scope and Content Collection consists of professional and personal papers of Emiterio Rivera. Professional papers include promissory notes, coupons, advertisements, and receipts from several businesses in Santa Fe. Personal papers include deeds and land conveyances for properties in Santa Fe, and three financial documents of Asociacion Confraterny de la Santisima Trenidad recording costs and payments in 1893, 1894, and 1898.

Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1884-1934

Eugene A. Fiske Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-017
Scope and Content Collection consists primarily of Fiske's professional papers. Series I consists of various legal documents, including a contract retaining Fiske as defense attorney in the trial of James G. Whitney for the murder of Manuel B. Otero, and 67 pages of testimony from the case of Edward Miller v. Alphonso Dockweiler over water rights involving the Rio Tesuque, Acequia Madre, and Acequia del Medio in northern New Mexico. Series II consists of legal documents, deeds, land conveyances, and other...
Dates: 1840-1968 (bulk 1840-1909)

Francis C. Wilson Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-017
Scope and Content Collection consists of a broad range of materials from the legal and business practices of Francis C. Wilson. Most of the collection is made up of case files, but also includes correspondence, ledgers, contracts, newspaper clippings, publications, land conveyances, and speeches. Case files are from both civil and criminal proceedings and involve issues such as insurance, bonding, taxes, divorces, bankruptcy, mortgages, debts, estates, and suits. Most of the cases concern business in the areas...
Dates: 1876-1954

Jaramillo-Bent-Scheurich Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-024
Scope and Content Collection consists of a broad range of materials from members of these three inter-related familes from the area of Taos, New Mexico. Most of the collection is made up of land conveyances, wills, business documents, and correspondence. Includes a photocopy of Teresita Bent's handwritten account of her father Governor Charles Bent's assassination in 1847; land conveyances involving Maria Ygnacia Jaramillo; personal papers of Cornelio Vigil; a speech by L. Bradford Prince; business and personal...
Dates: 1815-1952

Jennie M. Avery Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-013
Scope and Content Collection consists of records of the Avery-Bowman Co. of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the personal papers of Jennie M. Avery and Grace Bowman. Avery-Bowman Co. records include records of its predecessors the Santa Fe Abstract, Realty and Insurance Agency and the Joseph B. Hayward Agency. These records include land conveyances, deeds, titles, surveys, appraisals, abstracts, and various legal documents, most of which involve property in the vicinity of Santa Fe. The personal papers of Grace Bowman...
Dates: 1836-1950

John H. Cockrell Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-034
Scope and Content Collection consists of Cockrells business and personal papers. Series I consists of probate records, case files, and correspondence. Some pertain to work with the Missouri Pacific Railway Co. Series II consists of various documents relating to work with the Feliz Cattle Co.; the Old Abe Co. (mining); the Taliaferro Mercantile Co.; and land claim cases filed with the U.S. Land Offices in Las Cruces and Roswell, New Mexico, and Glenwood Springs, Colorado. Series III consists of personal and...
Dates: 1856-1919

Land Grant Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-133
Scope and Content Collection consists of a broad range of documents (originals and copies) pertaining to land grants in New Mexico, Arizona, Arkansas, and Texas. The bulk of the documents pertain to Pueblo Indian and individual land grants in New Mexico (1700-1933). Collection was created by the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives.

Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1700-1993 (bulk 1765-1933)

Luis E. Armijo Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-011
Scope and Content Collection consists of Armijo's business and personal papers. Correspondence primarily concerns legal matters and includes letters to Armijo from Elisha V. Long; letters sent and received by Octaviano A. Larrazolo, a business associate of Armijo who later served as Governor of New Mexico from 1919 to 1920; and Armijo's correspondence with Harry S. Bowman, Attorney General of New Mexico. Other documents include Armijo's expense statements as District Court Judge; his correspondence as Las Vegas...
Dates: 1869-1938

Manuel A. Sanchez Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-013
Scope and Content Collection consists of records and correspondence from Manuel Sanchez's law practice. Includes case files, carbon copies of letters sent and legal documents, clients' letters received, briefs, and law reports and related material on a wide range of subjects.

Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1802-1969 (bulk, 1920-1950)

New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 170
Scope and Content These records were originally deposited by the New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department from safety deposit boxes of New Mexico banks.

Significant items in these collections are deeds, powers of attorney, and court records that reveal the activities of land speculators in assembling enormous tracts in the post-Civil War years.

Some materials in Spanish.
Dates: 1840-1952

Santa Cruz, NM, Land Documents

 Collection
Identifier: AC 092-P
Scope and Content Collection consists of 19 documents concerning the title to a parcel of land near Santa Cruz, New Mexico. Includes land titles, hijuelas (estate inventories), and bills of sale.
Dates: 1814-1908

Spanish Archives of New Mexico I,

 Collection
Identifier: 1972-002
Scope and Content Collection consists of civil land records of the Spanish and Mexican period governments of New Mexico, and materials created by the Surveyor General and Court of Private Land Claims during the process of adjudication. Includes petitions for land grants, land conveyances, wills, mine registers, records books, journals, dockets, reports, minutes, letters, and a variety of legal documents. Also within the collection is the Vigil Index, an inventory of the documents in the custody of Donaciano...
Dates: 1685-1912

Spanish Archives of New Mexico II,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-200
Scope and Content Collection consists of administrative, civil, military, and ecclesiastical records of the Spanish colonial government in New Mexico, 1621-1821. Records cover both the local and provincial levels, and include correspondence between officials in Santa Fe and Mexico. Few pre-Revolt documents are contained in this collection. Significant documents from the Pueblo Revolt period (1680-1693) include Antonio de Otermin's 1681 journal of the attempted reconquest of New Mexico, and various administrative...
Dates: 1621-1821

Stephen W. Dorsey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 066
Scope and Content Collection consists of deeds and land conveyances from Colfax County (photocopies), docket sheet from Dorsey's 1875 bankruptcy case in Arkansas. Original documents include Dorsey's military service record, the 1888 certificate of incorporation for Dorsey's Sierra Grande Ranch Company, and an undated typed description of the Chico Springs Resort Hotel (formerly the Dorsey Mansion). Collection also includes correspondence with officials from New Mexico State Monuments about the use (and...
Dates: 1861-1977

Suaso Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-041
Scope and Content Collection consists of the papers of the Suaso family of Embudo, New Mexico. Includes land conveyances (1751-1801), wills of Josefa Martin (1786) and Juan Antonio Suaso (1818), and a petition made by Josefa Martin for the protection of her childrens inheritance rights to an acequia (1786). Also within the collection are fragments of documents involving a land dispute between Diego Antonio Duran and Juan Cordova (1826), a note by Governor Juan Bautista de Anza regarding a decree directed at...
Dates: 1751-1826

Vincent Z. C. de Baca Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 029
Scope and Content Mexican and Territorial records spanning ca. 1810-1890. Later records and family memorabilia and correspondence. Collection consists of the family papers of the C de Baca, Rudolph, and Sanchez families of Mora County, New Mexico (1875-1949), Mora County documents (1809-1935), and miscellaneous papers. Bulk of the collection covers the years, 1809-1935. Mora County documents consist of: records for land grants, conveyances, and deeds (1809-67); unofficial bound volumes of...
Dates: 1809-1983 (bulk, 1809-1935)

Ward Alan Minge Collection of Historical Documents,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-029
Scope and Content Collection consists of a broad range of historical documents concerning New Mexico history. Series I consists of three documents involving Father Antonio Jose Martinez of Taos, New Mexico: the 1827 will of his father Antonio Severino Martinez; a brief autobiography of Antonio Jose Martinez published in 1838; and an 1859 proclamation by Antonio Jose Martinez documenting conflicts between himself and Archbishop Jean Baptiste Lamy. Series II consists of papers of the Gonzales family of Taos, New...
Dates: 1697-1954

William C. Ilfeld Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-022
Scope and Content Collection consists of papers of individuals associated with the Charles Ilfeld Co., a mercantile company which operated in Las Vegas, Santa Fe, and other parts of northern New Mexico. Series I consists of the business and personal papers of Charles Ilfeld. Business papers include deeds, certificates, licenses, conveyances, blueprints, correspondence, contracts, notebooks, receipts, invoices, and other materials from the Charles Ilfeld Co. Personal papers include correspondence, notebooks, an...
Dates: 1860-1944

W.W. Griffin Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-020
Scope and Content Collection consists of documents relating to land transactions in Santa Fe. Includes land conveyances, bills of sale, and receipts. Five of the 20 documents in this collection involve W.W. Griffin, including the settlement of his estate in 1901 and a conveyance of land and a house to Griffin from Lucien Maxwell in 1874. Some of the documents also involve Judge Joab Houghton. Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1836-1901

Yrisarri Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1985-092
Scope and Content Collection consists primarily of land grant and land conveyance documents (Seriesi I and II) from the Albuquerque-Bernalillo area and surrounding communities in New Mexico (1697-1929). Included are deeds and records concerning the Alameda and Joseph Telles Jiron land grants, homestead lands, and the San Mateo Ranch. Series III (persons) includes the estate papers, estate inventories, and wills of various members of the related Perea family. Miscellaneous documents include Jacobo Yrisarri's...
Dates: 1697-1951

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New Mexico State Records Center and Archives 18
Fray Angélico Chávez History Library 4
 
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Wills 10
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Estate records 7
Legal documents 7
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- New Mexico 6
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Contracts 5
Estate inventories 5
Family papers 5
Water rights -- New Mexico 5
Account books 4
New Mexico -- History -- To 1848 4
Receipts (Acknowledgments) 4
Legal files 3
Addresses 2
Americans -- Mexico 2
Autobiographies 2
Clippings 2
Decrees 2
Dockets 2
Franciscans --Missions--New Mexico 2
Invoices 2
Land grants -- New Mexico 2
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe 2
Land titles --Registration and transfer--New Mexico 2
Land titles--Registration and transfer--New Mexico 2
Lawyers New Mexico 2
Lawyers--New Mexico 2
Map 2
Maxwell Land Grant (N.M. and Colo.) 2
New Mexico -- Commerce 2
New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 2
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1848-1950 2
Orders (military records) 2
Provincias Internas (New Spain) -- History 2
Real property -- New Mexico 2
Real property--New Mexico 2
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- Commerce 2
Spain -- Colonies -- America -- Administration 2
Abstracts 1
Acequia Madre (N.M.) 1
Acequia del Medio (N.M.) 1
Administrative records 1
Advertisements 1
Affidavits 1
Agriculture --New Mexico--History 1
Alameda (N.M.) -- History 1
Alameda Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Albuquerque (N.M.) -- History 1
Antonio Sedilla Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Apache Indians -- History 1
Appraisals (financial records) 1
Archives --New Mexico--Catalogs 1
Associations, institutions, etc.--New Mexico 1
Attorneys general -- New Mexico 1
Banks and banking--New Mexico 1
Bernalillo (N.M.) -- History 1
Bills of sale 1
Black-and-white photographs 1
Blueprints 1
Brazitos Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Buildings -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe 1
Canon de San Diego de Jemez Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Census records 1
Certificates 1
Citizenship papers 1
Civil procedure -- New Mexico 1
Colfax County (N.M.) -- History 1
Columbus (N.M.) -- History 1
Comanche Indians --History 1
Contact sheets 1
Coupons 1
Criminal procedure -- New Mexico 1
Diaries 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Embudo. 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- La Cienega 1
Ditches New Mexico 1
Ditches--New Mexico 1
Dorsey Mansion State Monument (N.M.) 1
Editors New Mexico Las Vegas 1
Education--New Mexico 1
Embudo (N.M.) -- History 1
Family New Mexico Taos Photographs 1
Financial records 1
Genealogy 1
Governors -- New Mexico 1
Historic buildings -- New Mexico -- Colfax County -- Conservation and restoration 1
Homestead law -- New Mexico 1
Homestead law--New Mexico 1
Inquisition --New Mexico 1
Insurance companies--New Mexico 1
Inventories 1
Irrigation and canals and flumes New Mexico 1
Irrigation canals and flumes -- New Mexico -- La Cienega 1
Irrigation canals and flumes -- New Mexico --Embudo. 1
Jews -- New Mexico 1
Joseph Telles Jiron Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Judges New Mexico 1
Judicial records 1
La Cienega (N.M.) -- History 1
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Catholic Church. New Mexico 3
Vargas, Diego de, 1643-1704 2
Vigil, Donaciano, 1802-1877 2
Anza, Juan Bautista de, 1735-1788 1
Avery, Jennie M., -1976 1