The Office of the State Historian is a division within the State Records Center and Archives. The mission of the Office of the State Historian is to lead in advancing an understanding and appreciation of New Mexico’s history and culture through interpretive research, outreach, educational programming, presentation and publication. State Historian Rick Hendricks Ph.D, Assistant State Historian Rob Martinez and Bonnie Coleman, History Projects Manager, staff the office.
Research and Interpretation
Educational and Community Outreach
Location and Hours
New Mexico History Web Project
New Mexico Historic Preservation
New Mexico Humanitites Council