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Historic preservation’s principles and practices directly correlate and support the charge of librarians and archivists to provide resources for the public and contribute to scholarship and community building. This paper, presented at the National Council of Preservation Education conference in Denver, Colorado (Oct. 10-12, 2019), will discuss the research methodologies, historical context and preservation issues of a recovery project of an historic site in New Mexico.

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Author’s conference attendance funded by award from the LSOC Staff Professional Development Funding Subcommittee at University Libraries


Historic Preservation, Colonial New Mexico, Belen, New Mexico, heritage sites, Catholic Church, archeology, built enviroments



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