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The following archives, libraries, and societies have collections or services helpful for genealogical research in New Mexico.

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New Mexico Records Center and Archives

1205 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, NM 87507
Telephone: 505-476-7948
Fax: 505-476-7909
Email: archives@state.nm.us

National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)

National Archives at Denver
17101 Huron Street
Broomfield, CO 80023
Telephone: 303-604-4740
Fax: 303-407-5707
Internet: National Archives at Denver 

Note that all the records for New Mexico are at the Denver National Archives office, not Texas.

New Mexico Genealogical Society

P.O. Box 27559
Albuquerque, NM 87125
Internet: http://www.nmgs.org/

Hispanic Genealogical Research Center of New Mexico

Lourdes Hall, St. Pius X Campus
4060 St Joseph Pl. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87125
Telephone: 505-833-4197
Internet: http://www.hgrc-nm.org

Historical Society of New Mexico

P.O. Box 1912
Santa Fe, NM 87504
Internet: http://www.hsnm.org/

Albuquerque Public Library

501 Copper Avenue, N.W.
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-768-5100
Fax: 505-768-5191
Internet: http://www.cabq.gov/library/

New Mexico State Library

1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe, NM 87507
Telephone: 505-476-9700
Internet: http://www.nmstatelibrary.org/

Albuquerque Public Library

Special Collections Library
423 Central Ave, NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telephone: 505-848-1376
Internet: http://library.cabq.gov/specialcollections

A historical account and description of records from the Spanish and Mexican periods is Henry P. Beers, Spanish and Mexican Records of the American Southwest: A Bibliographic Guide to Archive and Manuscript Sources (Tuscon, Arizona: University of Arizona Press, 1979); Family History Library book 973 A3bh.

To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of New Mexico counties, use the 15 inventories of the county archives produced by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. These inventories are available at the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org .

New Mexico Online Records

links to online databases and indexes that may include vital records, biographies, cemeteries, censuses, histories, immigration records, land records, maps, military records, naturalizations, newspapers, obituaries, or probate records.



 

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