Title(s): He Had Ten Wagons When He Came To New Mexico
Richard Spencer (Author); Shawn Kelley (Oral Historian); William Penner (Editor)
Description: Richard discusses how his grandfather, B. B. Spencer, came to New Mexico and started the first sawmill in the Manzano area.
Excerpt: As far as I know, he was the first Anglo that got here and he started the first mill in the area. The Kaysers, I think, were close behind him or right about that same time. He brought a boiler for the mill through Oklahoma to White Oaks. Supposedly it too...