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This site was last updated on October 18, 2018.
Here is a link to an article in English, on the Auvergnat priests in New Mexico. Just off the press, a great read! http://www.sparsae.fr/2018/09/15/pierre-eguillon-1820-1892-vicar-general-of-santa-fe-nm-from-auvergne-to-the-new-world/
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October 17-20, 2018
San Antonio, Texas
58th Annual Western History Association Conference
Re-imagining Race and Ethnicity in the West
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This website is about the history of the French in New Mexico. I am seeking to contact descendants and lovers of history for my upcoming book. Please share your knowledge, memories, memorabilia and photographs.