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 Daughters of the American Colonists, 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 State Road 63 2.7 miles south of State Road 50, on the left when traveling south. Touch 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 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pecos Pueblo Mission (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pecos National Historical Park (approx. 1.4 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 Pass Battlefield (approx. 4.9 miles away); Glorieta Battlefield (was approx. 4.9 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Cañoncito at Apache Canyon (approx. 8.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pecos.
More about this marker.
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. (Submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
2. Pecos National Historic Park Web Page. (Submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
3. Fort Union National Monument. (Submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
4. Information about the Santa Fe Trail. (Submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
5. New Mexico History Musuem. (Submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 959 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 2, 2013, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A photo of the National Register of Historic Places plaque. • Can you help?