Your best source for news in Huerfano | Las Animas | Colfax

Category archive

History - page 33

regional history

The road to Santa Fe

by Nancy Christofferson NEW MEXICO— 1821 was a pivotal year for New Mexico and adjacent lands. First, an uprising throughout Spanish-owned Mexico … Keep Reading

regional history

France v. Spain

by Nancy Christofferson ROCKY MOUNTAIN SOUTHWEST — In the late 1700s, Spain still claimed most of the western United States, from the … Keep Reading

regional history

Valverde explores his domain

by Nancy Christofferson SOUTHERN COLORADO — Following Juan de Ulibarri’s lead some 13 years previously, in 1719 Governor Don Antonio Valverde was … Keep Reading

Go to Top