An aerial view of the old New Mexico mining town of Dawson. (Photo courtesy of the Dawson New Mexico Association)

New Mexico House fails to act on bid to preserve Dawson birthplace of Dolores Huerta

By Nick Pappas

A New Mexico study of ways to preserve the Dawson birthplace of American labor icon Dolores Huerta will have to wait.

The state Legislature wrapped up its 30-day session last week without taking action on House Memorial 5, which called for two state agencies to develop…

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Lifetime journalist. Former city editor at ABQ Journal. New England native. Writing book about two historic mine disasters in Dawson, N.M. nickpappasbooks.com

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Nick Pappas

Nick Pappas

Lifetime journalist. Former city editor at ABQ Journal. New England native. Writing book about two historic mine disasters in Dawson, N.M. nickpappasbooks.com

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