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Española in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

The Bond House

 
 
The Bond House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
1. The Bond House Marker
Inscription. Frank Bond (1863-1945), prominent Española merchant, came from Canada in 1882. In 1887 Bond married May Anna Caffal of Pueblo, Colorado and built the home. The house grew from a two-room adobe to this large structure. Acquired by the city in 1957, the building is used as a museum today.
 
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
 
Location. 35° 59.476′ N, 106° 5′ W. Marker is in Española, New Mexico, in Rio Arriba County. Marker is on Bond Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 765 Bond Street, Espanola NM 87532, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chimayo Trading Post / Trujillo House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pablita Velarde, Tse Tsan, Golden Dawn (approx. 1.5 miles away); Pueblo of Santa Clara (approx. 1.5 miles away); Española Valley (approx. 1.7 miles away); Santa Cruz de la Cañada / Santa Cruz Plaza on the Camino Real (approx. 2 miles away); Dominguez Escalante Trail (approx. 2.6 miles away); Esther Martinez - P’oe Tsáwäˀ (1912-2006) (approx. 4.3 miles away); San Gabriel (approx. 4.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Plaza de Española
<i>Rear of</i> The Bond House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
2. Rear of The Bond House Marker
. The anchor for Plaza de Española is the historic Bond House, now a museum that highlights the transition of Española from frontier outpost to commercial center. (Submitted on August 5, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Side View of The Bond House and the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
3. Side View of The Bond House and the Marker
The Bond House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
4. The Bond House
The Bond House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, July 23, 2011
5. The Bond House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 389 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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