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Treasures of the Boarder Region Await You at NMSU Archives

Imagine a place where Clyde Tombaugh, Mark Medoff, Fabian Garcia, Josephine Armijo, Pat Garrett, Clara Bell Williams, Martín and Refugio…
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Traditional | Las Cruces Christmas

When I think of Christmas, I think of family traditions and I think of food. — Best-selling author Denise Chávez…
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Decorate element on house on Griggs Street in Las Cruces

Walking Tour | Alameda Historic District

A Neighborhood Created by the Railroad Times certainly were different in Las Cruces after the first train arrived 1881. The…
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Building with bright mural and Sunshine Grocery & Grill on side

Walking Tour | Mesquite Historic District

Explore the origins of Las Cruces on Mesquite Street History 101 If you’ve ever driven along Mesquite Street, eaten at…
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Green chile pods

8 Things to Know Before You Move to Las Cruces

Thinking of making your home in the southern part of the Land of Enchantment? Of course, we think that's a…
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Black-and-white photo of historic Armijo Hose

Las Cruces History | The Nestor Armijo House

The two-story, 19th century Nestor Armijo House rises like an anachronistic apparition from a sea of asphalt on one of Las Cruces’…
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