The French in New Mexico

Where the present meets the past
La où le présent rencontre le passé
Donde el presente se encuentra con el pasado

… reaching out to the French-speaking people in the American Southwest from California to Texas and beyond, on the Santa Fe and other trails,  and in northern Mexico


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Find your ancestors.

Read histories of hundreds of French-speaking families in their historical context.

What’s in the book?

To the thousands of New Mexicans who share a French ancestry,
and to all those interested in the multicultural aspects of
New Mexico’s history and society. 

Paperback. 432 pages. 100 illustrations. Maps. Endnotes, index, bibliography.
$24.95 + $5.00 mailing and handling in the continental US.

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