Title(s): Scholle: A Portrait of a Railroad Community
Southwest Crossroads Spotlight; William Penner
Description: A brief history of Scholle, New Mexico, a railroad community on the Belen Cutoff.
Excerpt: Many communities in east-central New Mexico are relatively new when compared to those in the Rio Grande Valley and other parts of the state. When the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway constructed the Belen Cutoff, it opened an area for settlement th...