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Object Name Journal
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Scope & Content Journal, unknown author, account of travels in northern New Mexico, from Kit Carson to Las Vegas, then into Santa Fe, c1872. The account includes description of merchants, inhabitants and towns of Las Vegas, San José (Saint Joseph), Pecos, Kosloskie's Ranch, Apache Canyon and Santa Fe. 6 sheets, handwritten, both sides; contemporary addendum of notes from "Davis Spanish Conquest of New Mexico" published 1869, 2 sheets, handwritten; and additional observations about indian tribes, especially Pueblos, 2 sheets, handwritten. 10 sheets total
Dates of Creation 1872
Date 1872
Physical characteristics 7.5" x 10" Paper, 4 sheets
Event Vacation in New Mexico and Colorado circa 18770-1873
Language English
Classification People
Catalog Number 2003.1.1