Chavez family papers 1704-1929 (bulk 1830-1929).


Chavez family. Chavez family papers 1704-1929 (bulk 1830-1929).

Chavez family papers 1704-1929 (bulk 1830-1929).

Papers, chiefly land documents, concerning José María Chavez, Sr., his son José María C. Chavez, Jr., and other members of the Chavez family of Abiquiu, New Mexico between 1704 and 1929.

16 boxes (450 folders) ; 32 x 38 x 6 cm.



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