Lincoln County, N.M. Collection, 1885-1976


Lincoln County, N.M. Collection, 1885-1976

11 linear feet




SNAC Resource ID: 6403346

Related Entities

There are 18 Entities related to this resource.

Titsworth, George A. (person)

Bonnell, Edward R. (person)

Cockrell, John H. (person)

Billy, the Kid, 1859-1881 (person)

Billy the Kid (b. Henry McCarty, September 17 or November 23, 1859, Manhattan, New York City–d. July 14, 1881, Fort Sumner, NM) was also known as William H. Bonney. He was an American Old West outlaw and gunfighter. The exact date of his birth has been disputed as either September 17 or November 23. As a child he moved to New Mexico; his mother died when he was 13. As an early teen McCarty was caught steeling bread, clothing, and guns. As a result he was jailed but escaped. He later lived in ...

Old Abe Co. (corporateBody)

Paden, Melvin G. (person)

Titsworth Company (corporateBody)

Hewitt and Hudspeth (corporateBody)

Hewitt, John Y. (person)

White Oaks Mines Consolidated. (corporateBody)

Cockrell and Thornton. (corporateBody)

Curry, George, 1861-1947 (person)

George Curry was Territorial Governor of New Mexico 1909-1911. Toward the end of his career he occupied the Office of State Historian of New Mexico. From the description of George Curry collection, 1910-1947. (Museum of New Mexico Library). WorldCat record id: 47958694 ...

Exchange Bank of White Oaks (N.M.) (corporateBody)

Hudspeth, Andrew H. (person)

Thornton, William T. (person)

McDonald, William C., Mrs. (person)

White Oaks Academy Association. (corporateBody)

Museum of New Mexico. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library (corporateBody)

John Y. Hewitt (10-11-1836 to 1-8-1932) saw Union military service in New Mexico during the Civil War. He returned to the state in 1879 and started practicing law in White Oaks. Hewitt's professional career was responsible for his becoming a judge, owner and president of Old Abe Mining Company, owner and editor of the Old Abe Eagle newspaper, first president of the Exchange Bank of White Oaks, financial backer of the White Oaks Academy Association, Democratic party member, active pa...