Anthony in Dona Ana County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 32° 0.386′ N, 106° 34.904′ W. Marker is in Anthony, New Mexico, in Dona Ana County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 10 when traveling north. Click for map. Rest area/Visitor Center off northbound I-10. Marker is in this post office area: Anthony NM 88021, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oñate’s Route (here, next to this marker); Butterfield Trail/Espejo's Expedition (here, next to this marker); El Paso (approx. 1.7 miles away in Texas); Texas (approx. 1.7 miles away in Texas); Paraje de los Brazitos (approx. 9.2 miles away); Fusselman Canyon (approx. 10.1 miles away in Texas); Mexican War Refugee Camp (approx. 15.6 miles away in Texas); Historical Building 241 - The Guardhouse, 1893 (approx. 15.9 miles away in Texas). Click for a list of all markers in Anthony.
More about this marker.
Also see . . . Brazito Battlefield. Some history behind this marker, from the book Traveling New Mexico: A Guide to the Historical and State Park Markers published in 2003 by Sunstone Press. (Submitted on March 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Notable Places • War, Mexican-American •
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