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Abercrombie Family Mercantile Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-072
Scope and Content Collection consists of account books, three wholesale catalogues, one ranch ledger, a record book for the Acqueia de Anton Chico, a political scrapbook (ca. 1924), a survey map of the family property, and miscellaneous family papers. The three wholesale catalogues are from C.H. Hyer & Sons (Kansas), Hendrie & Bolthoff Co., and John Wyeth & Brother (Philadelphia).

Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1885-1934

Acequia de Abajo (Sandoval County, N.M.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-687-BC
Abstract The collection documents the history of the Acequia de Abajo, Precinct 2, Sandoval County, N.M. between 1919 and 1934.
Dates: 1919-1934

Acequia de Nuestra Señora de Belen Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0057
Abstract Records of [La] Acequia de Nuestra Senora de Belen (also referred to as Belen Ditch), Valencia County, from 1912-1963. Includes financial and employment records, correspondence, election ballots, legal papers, minutes, newspaper clippings, journals, ledgers and receipt books.
Dates: 1912-1963

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

Dona Ana County, N.M. Records,

 Collection
Identifier: 1974-017
Scope and Content Collection consists of the records of Dona Ana County, New Mexico (1852-1946). Included are the records of the county clerk (1852-1935), assessor (1870-1912), sheriff (1854-1923), county commission (1885-1916), justice of the peace (1863-1946), probate court (1859-1912), coroner (1864-1900), school superintendent (1876-1877), treasurer (1864-1913), road supervisor (1896, 1902), and the board of horticultural commissioners (1892). County Clerk's records include registers of deeds, brands,...
Dates: 1852-1946

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)

Julian Tafoya - Belen, New Mexico Land Records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-1064-SC
Abstract Land records for Belen, New Mexico inherited, purchased, or sold by Julian Tafoya family.
Dates: 1874-1947

Lincoln County, N.M. Records,

 Collection
Identifier: 1974-022
Scope and Content Collection consists of the records of Lincoln County, New Mexico (1869-1932). Included are records of the county clerk (1869-1912), assessor (1870-1912), auditor (1875), treasurer (1883-1932), sheriff (1875-1897), county commissioners (1889-1912), justice of the peace (1876-1904), probate court (1870-1920), and miscellaneous records. Clerks records include poll and tally books, voter lists, election records, mining records, and registers of bonds, deeds, and marriages. Miscellaneous records...
Dates: 1869-1932

Lobato Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: AC 135-P
Scope and Content Receipts and legal documents involving various members of the Lobato Family of Albuquerque.
Dates: 1879-1927

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)

Mariano Chavez Family Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-010
Scope and Content Collection consists of photocopies of documents involving members of the Mariano Chavez family and others. Most of the materials concern land grants, wills and estates, land conveyances, and litigation over land and water disputes in New Mexico during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Other materials include inventories of personal property, a license to build a chapel at San Jose de Chama (1844), a geneaology of the Chavez family, a collection of alabados (religious verses), and...
Dates: 1763-1967 (bulk 1763-1873)

Martinez Family Papers (Photocopies),

 Collection
Identifier: 1973-007
Scope and Content Collection consists of photocopies of land conveyances, wills, and certain other legal instruments documenting the presence of the Martinez family in and around Santa Cruz de la Canada, New Mexico, in the nineteenth century. Includes material on water rights near Santa Cruz, and a bond for the mayordomo de acequia, 1906. Many of the documents involve members of the Roybal and Mestas families.

Collection is in Spanish.
Dates: 1790-1908 (bulk,1842-1908)

Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0252
Abstract Headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District serves portions of Sandoval, Bernalillo, Valencia, and Socorro Counties. Records include official minutes from 1925 to1952, a 1940 economic survey, photographs from the 1930s-1940s and a videotaped documentary from the 1980s.
Dates: 1925-ca. 1985; 1925-ca. 1985; Majority of material found in 1925-1952

Napoleon B. Laughlin Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1959-134
Scope and Content Collection consists of case files and a variety of documents such as wills, deeds, and estate records from legal cases handled by Laughlin. Series I includes materials on homestead claims and businesses such as the Globe Land Co. and the La Fonda Hotel. Series II includes materials on acequias and water rights, banks (including the First National Bank of Santa Fe and the Santa Fe Bank), mining companies (including the Rio Arriba Coal Co.), and the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad Co. Series III...
Dates: 1740-1933

New Mexico State Auditor Records,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-030
Scope and Content As of 1999 collection consists of records of the New Mexico State Auditor and its predecessors the Auditor and Territorial Auditor (1846-1998). Territorial records (1846-1912) include annual reports, administrative correspondence, financial records documenting court expenses and payments for bounties, reports on indigents and orphans, bonds for sheriffs and tax collectors bonds, and records of equalization taxes and rebates. Statehood records (1912-1998) include annual reports, and audit...
Dates: 1846-[ongoing].

New Mexico State Engineer Records,

 Collection
Identifier: 1971-003
Content Note As of 2000 collection consists of records of the New Mexico State Engineer, its predecessor the Territorial Engineer, and the Interstate Stream Commission, which is a statutorily separate agency coordinated and directed by the State Engineer (1888-1992). Includes biennial reports (1932-1978), one annual report from 1979, minutes, legal documents, publications, and ledger books. Most of the records concern water rights, water conservation, irrigation, flood control, and water resources. Includes...
Dates: 1888-[ongoing].

Oral history interviews of Sharon Stewart's El Cerrito y la Acequia Madre Oral History Project

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-819-BC
Abstract This collection of oral interviews sheds light on the history and culture of El Cerrito, N.M., with particular attention to water, agriculture and the acequia.
Dates: 1993-2003

Ray Juan De Aragon Photocopy Collection of Historic Documents,

 Collection
Identifier: 1977-020
Scope and Content Collection consists of photocopies of a variety of historical documents from Spain (1740-1750), Mexico (1826-1909), and New Mexico (1849-1901). Spanish documents include a 1750 royal decree exempting some Franciscans from various public duties and laws. Mexican documents include Porifirio Diazs 1909 regional title to a silver and copper mine in Tehuantepec. New Mexican documents primarily involve either Charles Overman or his wife Barbara Chavez de Sanchez.

Collection is in Spanish.
Dates: 1740-1909

Sharon Stewart Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: PICT-2003-014
Abstract Photographs related to life and the maintenance of the village acequia (irrigation ditch) in El Cerrito, New Mexico. The photographs were taken between 1992 and 2003. Photos show people, landscapes, work, agriculture, homes, churches, and other aspects of village life in the northern New Mexican Spanish land grant village of El Cerrito.
Dates: 1992-2008

Shuler-Berninghaus Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-036
Scope and Content Collection consists of the papers of James J. Shuler and Oscar E. Berninghaus. Series I consists primarily of Shuler's professional papers as a doctor, businessman, and Mayor in Raton, New Mexico. Much of the collection consists of letters sent by Shuler to various individuals concerning topics such as real estate, mining, irrigation, his medical practice, the New Mexico Municipal League, the Panama-California Exposition of 1915, and civic improvement projects in Raton. Some of the major...
Dates: 1879-1967

Silviano Salazar Collection of Abiquiu, New Mexico Land and Acequia Documents,

 Collection
Identifier: 1960-033
Scope and Content Collection consists of land conveyances in Santa Rosa de Lima de Abiquiu and Santo Tomas Apostal de Abiquiu and a document about the purchase of acequia rights. The principal in many of the transactions is Santiago Salazar.

Collection is in Spanish.
Dates: 1806-1850

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

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New Mexico State Records Center and Archives 15
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Subject
Wills 9
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Water rights -- New Mexico 6
Account books 5
Ditches -- New Mexico 5
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Family papers 5
Irrigation canals and flumes -- New Mexico 5
Deeds 4
Legal files 4
Contracts 3
Land grants -- New Mexico 3
Legal documents 3
New Mexico -- History -- 1848- 3
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1848-1950 3
Piedra Lumbre Land Grant (N.M.) 3
Administrative agencies -- New Mexico 2
Agriculture -- New Mexico -- El Cerrito 2
Annual reports 2
Bonds (legal records) 2
Ditches -- New Mexico -- El Cerrito 2
El Cerrito (N.M.) 2
Estate inventories 2
Flood control -- New Mexico 2
Irrigation -- New Mexico 2
Judicial records 2
Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- New Mexico 2
Local government -- Records 2
Map 2
Minutes (Records) 2
New Mexico -- Officials and employees 2
New Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1951- 2
Reports 2
Rio Grande -- Water rights 2
State government records 2
Tax records 2
Territorial records 2
Voting registers 2
Water -- Law and legislation 2
Water -- New Mexico -- El Cerrito 2
Abiquiu (N.M.) -- History 1
Abstracts 1
Acequia Madre (N.M.) 1
Acequia de Abajo (Sandoval County, N.M.) 1
Acequia del Medio (N.M.) 1
Acequia vieja de Belen 1
Affidavits 1
Alabados 1
Albuquerque (N.M.) -- History 1
Anton Chico (N.M.) -- Commerce 1
Antonio Martinez Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Antonio Sedilla Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Arroyo Hondo Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Artists -- New Mexico -- Taos 1
Audits 1
Banks and banking -- New Mexico 1
Belen (N.M.) 1
Belen (N.M.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Brazitos Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Caja del Rio Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Canon de San Diego de Jemez Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Church buildings -- New Mexico -- El Cerrito 1
Cieneguilla Land Grant (N.M.) 1
Clippings 1
Columbus (N.M.) -- History 1
Commercial law -- Mexico. 1
Conservation of natural resources --New Mexico 1
Coroners -- New Mexico -- Dona Ana County 1
Corrales (N.M.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Courts -- New Mexico 1
Deed books 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Abiquiu 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Dona Ana County 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Embudo. 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- History -- Photographs. 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- La Cienega 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Lincoln County 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Los Chavez 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Sandoval County 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Santa Cruz Region 1
Ditches -- New Mexico -- Valencia County 1
Ditches --New Mexico 1
Ditches New Mexico 1
Ditches--New Mexico 1
Ditches--New Mexico--Anton Chico 1
Doña Ana County (N.M.) -- History 1
Doña Ana County (N.M.) -- Politics and government 1
Drought relief -- New Mexico 1
Education--New Mexico 1
El Agua es la Vida: A Village Life Portrait 1
Embudo (N.M.) -- History 1
Estate records 1
Financial records 1
Flood control --New Mexico 1
Genealogy 1
General stores--New Mexico--Anton Chico 1
Historic preservation -- New Mexico -- El Cerrito 1
Homestead law -- New Mexico 1
Homestead law--New Mexico 1
Hymns 1
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Language
Undetermined 19
English 17
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Names
Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921 2
Acequia de Nuestra Señora de Belén 1
Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company 1
De Aragon, Ray John 1
First National Bank of Santa Fe 1