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Blackdom, N.M.: Internet Resources

Research resources for Blackdom, New Mexico

Internet Resources Dr. Nelson merges Blackdom’s history with New Western History, Borderland Studies, Diasporic Studies and Blacks in the West, placing Afro-Frontierists® at the center of their histories, rather than as footnotes of other people’s histories.


New Mexico PBS has an excellent collection of photographs at flickr - New Mexico PBS


Blackdom: The First All-Black Settlement in New Mexico. The PBS Blogspot, January 5, 2016.


Blackdom. July 9, 2015, Office of the New Mexico State Historian.


Blackdom: The First All-Black Settlement in New Mexico – A Story Map. University of New Mexico Resource Geographic Information System. March 9, 2015.


Blackdom, NM Homestead National Historic Park National Park Service (updated Nov. 2, 2021)


History of Blackdom by Jennifer Olguin, June 16, 2020 for New Mexico State University's The Open Stacks blog.


New Mexico’s African American Story by Kate Nelson, May 15, 2011 on the New Mexico History Museum Blog.


Return to Blackdom by Jordan Eddy, March 7, 2019, for Southwest Contemporary


Welcome to Blackdom: The Ghost Town That Was New Mexico’s First Black Settlement by Leah Binkovitz for
February 4, 2013.