Moriarty Historical Society and Museum


Moriarty Historical Society and Museum
202 S. Broadway
Moriarty, NM 87035


Web site: Moriarty Historical Society and Museum

Institution Type: Historical Society, Museum


Description: The Museum holds a collection of approximately 50 historic photographs documenting scenes of Route 66, including cafes, garages, stores, and shops along the highway as it passed through Moriarty between the late 1920s and the 1960s. These images are complemented by a similar number of postcards from the same period, as well as oral histories, long runs of Estancia Valley newspapers (1883-1950) in print and on microfiche, and an album of photos showing Clines Corners during the 1930s.

Regions Covered: Route 66 in New Mexico

Type of Materials: Photographs, postcards, newspapers

Time Periods: 20th century


Facility Hours:

Tuesday-Friday 10AM-5PM, Saturdays 10AM-2PM

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