PALACE OF THE GOVERNORS PHOTO ARCHIVES

American history with a difference, we post daily photographs of the past and feature the people, culture, and places of New Mexico and the southwest. The Palace of the Governors Photo Archives collection contains an estimated 1,000,000 items including historic photographic prints, cased photographs and daugerreotypes, glass plate negatives, film negatives, stereographs, cabinet cards, photo postcards, panoramas, color transparencies, lantern slides, tintypes, digital photographs, and cameras. We are a department of the New Mexico History Museum in downtown Santa Fe. 
Hopi girls gathering melons, Hopi, ArizonaPhotographer: Carl WerntzDate: 1900?Negative Number 037548

Hopi girls gathering melons, Hopi, Arizona

Photographer: Carl Werntz
Date: 1900?
Negative Number 037548

Humbert H. Humphrey campaigning for president, Rodeo Grounds, Santa Fe, New MexicoDate: 1964Negative Number 029813

Humbert H. Humphrey campaigning for president, Rodeo Grounds, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Date: 1964
Negative Number 029813

Threshing wheat with goats, New MexicoDate: 1905 - 1906?Negative Number 005125

Threshing wheat with goats, New Mexico

Date: 1905 - 1906?
Negative Number 005125



Two women and a group of men in front of a saloonPhotographer: Francis Marion (F.M.) SteeleDate: circa 1890-1905Negative Number HP.2014.44.001
Two women and a group of men in front of a saloon

Photographer: Francis Marion (F.M.) Steele
Date: circa 1890-1905
Negative Number HP.2014.44.001
Hot spring between San Ysidro and Cuba, New Mexico, Jemez Mountains in backgroundDate: 1940?Negative Number 005579

Hot spring between San Ysidro and Cuba, New Mexico, Jemez Mountains in background

Date: 1940?
Negative Number 005579

Produce vendors on bandstand, Plaza, Santa Fe, New MexicoPhotographer: J.R. RiddleDate: 1886?Negative Number 076049Signs read “Every ounce of this fruit was grown in Santa Fe County” and “Hands off”

Produce vendors on bandstand, Plaza, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Photographer: J.R. Riddle
Date: 1886?
Negative Number 076049

Signs read “Every ounce of this fruit was grown in Santa Fe County” and “Hands off”

Group on Plaza, Mesilla, New MexicoDate: circa 1906-1910?Negative Number 014578

Group on Plaza, Mesilla, New Mexico

Date: circa 1906-1910?
Negative Number 014578

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Engine #137 “Baby” at Glorieta Summit, New MexicoPhotographer: Ben WittickDate: October 1880Negative Number 015870

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Engine #137 “Baby” at Glorieta Summit, New Mexico

Photographer: Ben Wittick
Date: October 1880
Negative Number 015870

Wagons crossing railroad tracks at Santo Domingo Pueblo, New MexicoPhotographer: John K. HillersDate: 1880 - 1886?Negative Number 004359

Wagons crossing railroad tracks at Santo Domingo Pueblo, New Mexico

Photographer: John K. Hillers
Date: 1880 - 1886?
Negative Number 004359