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Family-owned business enterprises--New Mexico--Las Cruces--History--Sources

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Amador family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0004
Abstract Papers of the Amador family, entrepreneurs and community leaders of Las Cruces, New Mexico. Included in the collection are the personal papers of Martin Amador, Refugio Ruiz de Amador, their children, Emilia Amador de Garcia, Juan Amador, Francisco Amador, Martin A. Amador, Jr., Maria Amador de Daguerre, Clotilde Amador de Terrazas, Julieta Amador de Garcia, and Corina Amador de Campbell, and sons in law, Jesus Garcia and Antonio Terrazas. The papers include correspondence, financial, and legal...
Dates: 1856-1949

Armijo and Gallagher families papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0322
Abstract The family papers include personal, business and legal documents primarily concerning Nestor Armijo’s involvement in mercantile and ranching interests during the mid-1800s in southern New Mexico. The bulk of the papers document how the Armijo family used their social and cultural experiences to their advantage, in which they became a well-known family of territorial New Mexico. In addition, a vast amount of material pertains to the Armijo house, which is on the National Register of Historic...
Dates: 1850s-1990s

Louis E. and Carmen K. Freudenthal family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0002
Abstract Personal and business papers of a prominent pioneer Jewish family who first settled in the Mesilla Valley around 1850. Records include farm and property management records, insurance records from Louis Freudenthal’s insurance agency, correspondence between family members, personal memorabilia, and social and civic activities files of Carmen Freudenthal.
Dates: 1837-1990

Robert Porter & Sons

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0093-SC
Abstract Four liquor licenses granted to Robert Porter & Sons of Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Dates: 1940 - 1943

William Adair family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-0074
Abstract The William Adair family papers consist of materials chronicling the lives of William T. Adair, his wife, and their five children. The collection is comprised ten series with the majority of it being correspondence among the Adair family and other relatives. The last series contains records of the Adair Company.
Dates: 1897 - 1969