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Part II Newly Discovered Treasures

Post by Charnell The previous post zeroed in on a photograph of T. Harmon Parkhurst’s studio provided by Marilyn Casabonne. It contained a historical treasure-trove of Quincy Tahoma paintings.  What could be better?  How about two more Parkhurst photos that show many more 

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Newly Discovered Treasures

Quincy Tahoma’s Art Dominates the Parkhurst Studio Post by Charnell Marilyn Casabonne smiled as she sorted through her parents’ Santa Fe memorabilia. Her mind floated back to early childhood days when her family and photographer T. Harmon Parkhurst spent many weekends at a mountain retreat.  Parkhurst snapped a … Continue reading

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Quincy Tahoma Rides the Railroad

Post by Vera Marie I have been reading a fascinating book about the life and business of Fred Harvey, who helped the Santa Fe railroad draw tourists to the western United States in the early twentieth century, and played a … Continue reading

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Visit Tahoma’s Santa Fe Part II

Post by Vera Marie * The numbers on the map do not denote Tahoma stops. Click on the map to see WikiMaps list of Santa Fe attractions. (See Stops One, Two and Three in the post directly beneath this one.) … Continue reading

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Visit Tahoma’s Santa Fe Part I

Post by Vera Marie *The numbers on this map do not show Tahoma’s stops. To see what the numbers mean, click on the map to go to its source, WikiMaps. As we plan our trip to the Santa Fe Indian … Continue reading

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Quincy’s Wandering–to Louisiana?

I’ve just returned from a few days in the wonderful, timeless city of New Orleans.  I could not help wondering if Quincy Tahoma ever saw that city?  The odds are slim, but the possibility persists. The De La Salle Christian … Continue reading

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Personal Recollections of Tahoma

August 31, 2004 “History is documented with ‘personal recollections.’” Mona Ortiz Stetina wrote that in an e-mail to Anne Cavanaugh at the Santa Fe New Mexican. We had written an article for the New Mexican telling people a little bit … Continue reading

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The Price of a Taxi

September 5, 2004 I grabbed the manila envelope from my husband as he walked in from the mailbox. I had eagerly looked forward to hearing the tapes of Charnell Havens interviewing Jean Wallace McSwain about dating Quincy Tahoma. Jean evoked … Continue reading

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