20 photoprints : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.
20 photonegatives : b&w ; 7.5 x 12.5 cm. (single sheets).
Images are arranged alphabetically (by sheriff's last name) into two folders: I. Letters A-G. II. Letters L-V.
Consists of twenty 8" x 10" black-and-white photographs (which are reproductions of the originals) of the sheriffs of Doña Ana County, New Mexico -- The men depicted were sheriffs between 1854 and 1963; however, this collection of images is not a complete accounting of all sheriffs who served during that time period. The photographs are of the following: A.L. "Happy" Apodaca, Martin Lohman, Miguel Apodaca, Felipe Lucero, Guadalupe Ascarate, Jose R. Lucero, Santiago Ascarate, Santo Ramírez, Mariano Barela, Numa Reymond, Reyes Barela, Donaciano E. Rodríguez, Samuel G. Bean, Frank Z. Romero, Henry J. Cuniffe, Ricardo Treviz, Alfredo H. García, Eugene Van Patten, Patrick F. Garrett, Jose M. Viramontes.
Photographs of the sheriffs of Doña Ana County, Las Cruces, New Mexico, 1854-1963 (incomplete listing).
Doña Ana County Sheriffs Photograph Collection, 1968, PH 005, C.L. Sonnichsen Special Collections Dept., The University of Texas at El Paso Library.
Original photographs: Hanging in the Doña Ana County Courthouse, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
Unpublished guide in the library; Folder level control.