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George Griggs family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0032
Abstract Mesilla, New Mexico museum owner, Mexican government official, compiler of historical and mining data, one time director of the State Mineral Exhibit and author of The Mines of Chihuahua. Includes bank statements, bills, newspaper and magazine clippings, memorandum No. 2 from the Commission Internacional de Limites Entre Mexico y Los Estados Unidos, correspondence, research, articles, deeds, redemption certificates, account books, drawings, a handbill, items from...
Dates: 1900-1954

Louis William Geck Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: 1986-032
Scope and Content Collection consists of the papers of Louis William Geck. Included are military service records, land records, district court case records, records pertaining to the Civil War and the occupation of Mesilla, records pertaining to Geck's pension, guardianship records, and family papers and photographs. Military service records include his military bounty claims. Land records include conveyances and deeds for land in Dona Ana County and Mesilla, New Mexico. District court records pertain to Geck's...
Dates: 1846-1985 (bulk 1846-1892)

Mary Daniels Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms 0162
Abstract The research, writing, and personal papers of Mary Daniels Taylor, dating from 1848-2007. Most of the materials range from 1976-2004. The collection contains family history papers, drafts and research files and correspondence for the books Mary Taylor published as well as for other topics, church and civic activity, and a number of photographs and maps. In addition, Mary Taylor collected original documents from a number of Mesilla residents, including Father Jean Grance, Pearla Alidib, and Mary...
Dates: 1848-2007; Majority of material found in 1976-2004