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End of Santa Fe Trail

 
 
End of Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
1. End of Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription.
This stone marks the end of the
Santa Fe Trail
1822 – 1879

 
Erected 1910 by Daughters of the American Revolution and the Territory of New Mexico.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 35° 41.225′ N, 105° 56.297′ W. Marker is in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is at the intersection of East San Francisco Street and Old Santa Fe Trail, on the left when traveling east on East San Francisco Street. Click for map. Marker is in the southeast corner of the Santa Fe Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Fe NM 87501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Santa Fe Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); La Castrense (within shouting distance of this marker); To the Heroes (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Santa Fe CL-60 (within shouting distance of this marker); Annexation of New Mexico (within shouting distance of this marker); El Palacio Real
End of Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
2. End of Santa Fe Trail Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Santa Fes First Chapel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Santa Fe Plaza (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Santa Fe.
 
More about this marker. The DAR placed 18 markers in New Mexico, along the Santa Fe Trail from Raton Pass, on the Colorado/New Mexico border, to the "End of the Trail" in the Santa Fe Plaza.
 
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End of Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
3. End of Santa Fe Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 850 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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