Near Pecos in San Miguel County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Kosloski's Historic Stagecoach Stop and Trading Post
Erected 1990 by New Mexico State Society - Daughters of the American Colonists.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail, and the U.S. Route 66 marker series.
Location. 35° 32.351′ N, 105° 40.996′ W. Marker is near Pecos, New Mexico, in San Miguel County. Marker is on New Mexico Route 63 2.7 miles south of New Mexico Route 50, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Left turn lanes are provided from NM 63. Marker is in this post office area: Pecos NM 87552, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pecos Pueblo Mission (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Anthony's Catholic Church War Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); San Antonio de Padua Catholic Church (approx. 3.1 miles away); Colorado Volunteers at the Battles of Glorieta Pass (approx. 4 miles away); Glorieta Battlefield (approx. 4.9 miles away); Glorieta Pass Battlefield (approx. 4.9 miles away); Caņoncito at Apache Canyon (approx. 8.2 miles away); Hyde Memorial State Park (approx. 15.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pecos.
More about this marker. The marker and building are located at the Pecos National Historic Park.
Regarding Kosloski's Historic Stagecoach Stop and Trading Post. There are Santa Fe Trail interpretive materials on the north side of the parking lot.
The trading post was an important stop on the Santa Fe Trail and is on Old Route 66. This portion of the National Historic Park was donated by movie actress Greer Garson. Garson was an important local citizen, assisting with cost-sharing for many local civic improvement projects.
Also see . . .
1. Santa Fe National Historic Trail Park Service Page. Links from Interpretive Signs are copied here.
2. Pecos National Historic Park Web Page.
3. Fort Union National Monument.
4. Information about the Santa Fe Trail.
5. New Mexico History Musuem.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
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Editor’s want-list for this marker. A photo of the National Register of Historic Places plaque. • Can you help?