New Mexico Newspapers
The New Mexico Records Center and Archives and the New Mexico Museum of History Library have excellent collections of newspapers dating from the 1860s. The Family History Library has newspapers for some towns, including Albuquerque from about 1870 to 1899 and Santa Fe.
- First newspapers in New Mexico - blog post at History's Newstand Blogs
The following guides can help you locate New Mexico newspapers:
- Grove, Pearce S. New Mexico Newspapers: A Comprehensive Guide to Bibliographical Entries and Locations. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 1975. (Family History Library book 978.9 B33g; fiche 6046704.)
- Stratton, Porter A. The Territorial Press of New Mexico, 1834-1912. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, . (Family History Library book 978.9 B3s; film 896539.)