Roswell in Chaves County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Population 50,000 - Elevation 3,612
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division. (Marker Number 192.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 33° 21.319′ N, 104° 30.619′ W. Marker is in Roswell, New Mexico, in Chaves County. Marker is on SE Main Street (U.S. 285) 0.4 miles north of East Brasher Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roswell NM 88203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Walker Air Force Base (approx. 1.7 miles away); New Mexico Navy Veterans Monument (approx. 2.9 miles away); Roswell’s First General Store and Post Office (approx. Patrick Floyd Jarvis Garrett (approx. 3 miles away); Chaves County Court House (approx. 3 miles away); Justice in the Wild West (approx. 3 miles away); Chaves County Veterans War Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); John Simpson Chisum (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roswell.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 712 times since then and 25 times this year. Last updated on July 9, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 9, 2018, by Brian Anderson of Atascocita, Texas. 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 8, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.