Roswell is home to an arts and cultural history beyond any supposed crash landings

Housed in the 100-plus-year-old James Phelps White family home, the Historical Center for Southwest New Mexico in Roswell features period pieces an...

November 26, 2022
2:44 AM

Housed in the 100-plus-year-old James Phelps White family home, the Historical Center for Southwest New Mexico in Roswell features period pieces and architecture from a century ago. (Courtesy of the Historical Society for Southwest New Mexico) When folks think of Roswell, one thing pops to mind. The city in the hard-scrabble, southeastern New Mexico desert, has pretty much been known as a leading UFO center since the famous – or infamous, depending on who's doing the talking – 1947 incident just outside of town.

Glen Rosales