The people of New Mexico began to trade with the United States during the Mexican Era. After New Mexico became a U.S. territory, business enterprises grew rapidly with the arrival of the railroad.
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This Month in New Mexico History
|January 19, 1847 - The first appointed territorial governor of New Mexico, Charles Bent, was murdered and scalped in front of his Taos home while his terrified family watched during the Taos Rebellion, a futile revolt against the new American rule.|
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