Pojoaque in Santa Fe County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Feliciana Tapia Viarrial (1904-1988)
Erected 2010 by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division and Department of Highways.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Women. In addition, it is included in the New Mexico Women’s Historic Marker Initiative series list.
Location. 35° 52.882′ N, 106° 0.719′ W. Marker is in Pojoaque, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is on Cities of Gold Road - frontage (U.S. 84) 0.2 miles north of Viarrial Road ( Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10 Cities of Gold Road, Santa Fe NM 87501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The St. Francis Women's Club (approx. 2.8 miles away); Tesuque Rain Gods (approx. 4.3 miles away); Pueblo of Tesuque (approx. 4.3 miles away); Jémez Mountains (approx. 5.1 miles away); Maria Montoya Martinez, (Povika, Pond Lily) (approx. 5.9 miles away); Pueblo of San Ildefonso (approx. 5.9 miles away); Pueblo of Santa Clara (approx. 7.6 miles away); Pablita Velarde, Tse Tsan, Golden Dawn (approx. 7.6 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker was installed on Friday June 11, 2010 and is part of the New Mexico Historic Women Marker Initiative Program.
Also see . . .
1. Pojoaque Pueblo New Mexico Wikipedia Page. (Submitted on July 9, 2010.)
2. Pojoaque Pueblo Page from the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Web Page. Pojoaque Pueblo is one of the six Northern Tewa speaking Rio Grande Pueblos. Archeological studies of the area have dated inhabitation of the historic Pojoaque Pueblo area as early as 500 AD. (Submitted on July 9, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2010. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 9, 2010. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.