Wilson-Cobb History and Genealogy Research Library

Mailing Address: PO Box 1216, Roswell, NM 88202
County of Location: Chaves
Phone: (575) 623-3322
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education
Mission Statement:

The Wilson-Cobb Library is a stand-alone special collection library established in 1999 and was organized to serve the historical and genealogical needs of Roswell, New Mexico and surrounding communities in Southeastern New Mexico.

Primary Programs:

The activities of the library are conducted by dedicated volunteers who are on hand to assist patrons with their genealogical problems. In addition, volunteers conduct twice monthly mini-workshops. There is no fee for use of the library for research or for the mini-workshops.

The library also conducts an annual workshop with nationally known speakers.

The library is governed by an established Board of Directors and library activities are conducted by dedicated volunteers. The library operates through donations, memberships, grants and fund raising events.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Chaves, Eddy, Lea, Lincoln
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: All Volunteer
Executive Director:

Billie Marlatt

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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