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Near Laguna in Cibola County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Pueblo of Laguna

 
 
Pueblo of Laguna Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
1. Pueblo of Laguna Marker
Inscription. Keresan speaking refugees from Santo Domingo, Acoma, Cochiti, and other pueblos founded Laguna after the Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and the Spanish reconquest of 1692. Named by the Spaniards for a marshy lake to the west, the pueblo still occupies its original hilltop site today.
 
Location. 35° 1.866′ N, 107° 22.972′ W. Marker is near Laguna, New Mexico, in Cibola County. Marker is on Historic Route 66 (Interstate 40 at milepost 113.5), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is location at the westbound rest area on I-40. Marker is in this post office area: Laguna NM 87026, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Pueblo of Laguna (within shouting distance of this marker); San José De La Laguna Mission (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named San José De La Laguna Mission (about 400 feet away); Susie Rayos Marmon - Ga-wa goo maa (Early Riser) (about 400 feet away); The Battle of Khe Sanh Vietnam, 1968 (approx. 7.5 miles away); a different marker also named Pueblo of Laguna
Rear of Pueblo of Laguna Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
2. Rear of Pueblo of Laguna Marker
(approx. 10.2 miles away); Pueblo of Ácoma (approx. 10.2 miles away); Old Acoma "Sky City" (approx. 10.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Laguna.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Pueblo of Laguna image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
3. Pueblo of Laguna
A Carreta at the Pueblo of Laguna image. Click for full size.
By William Henry Jackson
4. A Carreta at the Pueblo of Laguna
Digital file from intermediary roll film of dup. neg.
Library of Congress
Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view north to the Pueblo area image. Click for full size.
June 8, 2011
5. Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view north to the Pueblo area
Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view south across I40 image. Click for full size.
June 8, 2011
6. Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view south across I40
Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view west image. Click for full size.
June 8, 2011
7. Pueblo of Laguna Marker - view west
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 715 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   4. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.   5, 6, 7. submitted on . • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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