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Historical Markers in Curry County, New Mexico

 
Clickable Map of Curry County, New Mexico and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Curry County, NM (4) Quay County, NM (15) Roosevelt County, NM (5) Bailey County, TX (16) Deaf Smith County, TX (19) Parmer County, TX (18)  CurryCounty(4) Curry County (4)  QuayCounty(15) Quay County (15)  RooseveltCounty(5) Roosevelt County (5)  BaileyCountyTexas(16) Bailey County (16)  DeafSmithCounty(19) Deaf Smith County (19)  ParmerCounty(18) Parmer County (18)
Clovis is the county seat for Curry County
Adjacent to Curry County, New Mexico
      Quay County (15)  
      Roosevelt County (5)  
      Bailey County, Texas (16)  
      Deaf Smith County, Texas (19)  
      Parmer County, Texas (18)  
 
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1New Mexico, Curry County, Clovis — Norman Petty Studios
At thirteen, Norman began cutting records in his fathers filling station. With money earned from the Norman Petty Trio's "mood Indigo", Petty converted a family grocery store next door into a modern recording studio where he experimented with . . . Map (db m160369) HM
2New Mexico, Curry County, Melrose — Estella García/Fabric Artists: Women of the WPA
This is a two sided marker Side A: Estella García Estella García taught colcha embroidery at Melrose, New Mexico, for the Federal Arts Program in the 1930s. Anglo and Hispana women in Garcia's class collaborated to . . . Map (db m73703) HM
3New Mexico, Curry County, Melrose — Llano Estacado
Nomadic Indians and countless buffalo herds dominated this vast plain when the Vásquez de Coronado expedition explored it in 1541. Later it was the focus of Comanchero activity, and in the 19th century it became a center for cattle ranching. The . . . Map (db m73716) HM
4New Mexico, Curry County, Texico — ClovisPopulation 31,194 -- Elevation 4,260 Reported missing
During the 1700s and early 1800s, Comanche Indian buffalo hunters used trails that passed near here. In 1907 the Santa Fe Railroad established Clovis to serve as the eastern terminal of the Belen Cutoff, which would connect with the transcontinental . . . Map (db m145061) HM
 
 
  
 
 
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Jan. 27, 2023