Lea County, New Mexico History

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Alexander Store and Patrons

Two Men, Aldredge and Otto Found Dead In House

Blizzard of 1918

Air Dropped Laundry 1929

Cattle Branding

Charged with Profanity 1909

Cowboy Hardships

Dorothy Stephens Auto Incident

Elva Pearl Roberts Dies of Snake Bite

Eunice Area Homesteaders 1909-1937

1936 Hobbs Telephone Directory

Everglade African American Cemetery and Seventy Eight Markers

Erwin, Leads League

First Blackmen in Lovington

Former Slave, Mary Hurd, Dies

Gleenwood, Father and Son Die in Blizzard

Hanback Commits Suicide 1932

Hickman Charged as Slacker 1917

Historic Postcards

History of Rock Hill and Preacher Jones

Hobbs Flare and Agnus Kastner Head

Hobbs Girl Killed in Car Wreck

Homer Ingle, Early Day Barbers

Housewife's plea: "Let's build on a room" 

Hugh W Jones, Chess Champion 1941

Horace Brown finds Monument School Safe

How Monument Springs Got its Name, version II

Isabell Suffers Gunshot Wound

Jal Historical Milestones

Lea's Vanished Towns & Camps

Lea County, First Killing

Lea County Roping History

Lea County Survey Maps T17-31-T17-39

Lea County Survey Maps T09-31-T09-38

Lea County Survey Maps T23-31-T23-39

Lea County Families and Histories "Then and Now" Vol I & II

Lea County Family Biographies and Letters

Lea County Mysteries

Lea County Native American Archaeology 

Lea County Officials 1917-1939

Lee, Roy Raymond

Long Boot Shop 1926

Lovington Cabbie, Ballard Baley Murdered

Lovington Boy, James W. Jordan, Killed in Wreck

Markley (Harvey) Probate Judge

Meroney, Effie Cobb

Monument's Second School

Monument Vs Portales Football 1946

Monument Vs Lovington Football November 1946

Monument School 1946 "Crowning Queens" program

Monument School Annual 1948

Monument School Annual 1950

Monument School Annual 1951

Monument "Indians" School Records 1946-1951

Monument 1960 Girls Auxiliary

Monument, New Mexico, Sold for Taxes

Monument's Record Windstorm 1996

Monument Sweethearts

Monument Man, Pete Shepard, A Hero

Mrs. D. Miller Found Unconscious

New Mexico Historic Post Cards

Native Americans, Thank Sun God 1937

New Wooden Mail Cars Makes Nine Babies Orphans

New Mexico Trouble Years book Listed Individuals

Oil Boom Saves the Southeast

On the Edge of the Wild West and Lawlessness: New Mexico 1912

Open Range Cowboy Association

Old Folks Day

Oscar B. Ford, Hurt by Falling Horse

Polio Strikes Twice in Lovington

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Post Cards 5

Pue City

Ranches and Ranching

Snakes and Drought part of the get-tough homestead life

Shaftner Lake, Texas

Tatum 1925 Class Reunion of 1970

The Wild Man

The Last one Standing - Vina P. Culp

The Day they Killed the Cows

The Day, that Turned to Night

The Decline of Knowles and Plainview and Entrance of Lovington, Tatum and Hobbs

Thurman killed by Edins and Cauley 1918

Tragdey Strikes Young Homesteaders Family Part I

Tragedy Strikes Young Homesteaders Family Part II

Undertaker Dobbins killed in Hobbs

Vicie Shortt, Mother of Eight Injured in Car Wreck 1937

Who Burned Down the High Schools

William H. Embrey missing 1930

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