Love in the Archives 2019




Download Illustrated telegram, 1926, from James Wroth to his mother and grandmother. Mr. Wroth was an Albuquerque mining engineer and potash expert. The collection contains a diary about events in his life, 1916-1933, and five telegrams. James S. Wroth Collection, MSS 83 BC, Box 1. (2.5 MB)

Download Spanish wedding invitation, February 2, 1876, Don Fernando de Taos Church, to Filimenio, from Altagracia Gallegos and Juan de los Reyes Marez, for the marriage of their son, Remigio Marez, with Francisca Vigil, to take place in the parish church on February 5, with a dance to follow in the salon of La Fonda. Transcription by Sonia Balasch and Aaron Taylor. New Mexico Document Collection, MSS 146, Box 1, #75. (279 KB)


Spanish letter of devotion, Santa Fe, April 19, 1859, from Jose Maria Sanchez to his wife Dona Paula Sena, original letter, with transcription and translation by Sonia Balasch and Aaron Taylor. Felipe Chaves Papers, MSS 10 BC, Box 1, Folder 66.

Susan B. Anthony 55th Anniversary Program, February 15, 1905, Albuquerque. The scrapbook has clippings and mementos kept by Kent, who organized and attended many social events in the Albuquerque area from 1881-1918. Margaret Kent Medler scrapbook, MSS 225 BC, Box 1.

Curated by Nancy Brown-Martinez, Archivist, Center for Southwest Research


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