Socorro County Historical Society
Socorro, New Mexico, USA
Manzanares Street, 1886
The Archive section of the SCHS website contains historical documents that are part of the permanent collection of the Society.
many cases, these are older hand-written or typewritten documents that have been transcribed into digital form.
Much work to
follow -- check back for updates.
Archived Articles online
by Brenda Perger, Magdalena, NM
The Story of Carrie Hughes and the McGee Family Kelly, New Mexico
1885 letter home by Cpl. Chrisman
Winter march from Ft. Wingate to Ft. Craig
See also article with map in the
SCHS Fall 2015
Zimmerly - Torres -
Dr. Kornitzer - Hilton -
Olsen and C.T. Brown
Stapleton and Fortune
Some of Socorro's
These family profiles were first published in the November 17, 1966 El Defensor Chieftain and gives an interesting perspective of some of Socorro's pioneer and prominent families.