Near Zia Pueblo in Sandoval County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Pueblo of Zía
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division and Department of Highways.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Notable Events • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Antonio de Espejo Entrada of 1582-1583 series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1583.
Location. 35° 29.682′ N, 106° 43.669′ W. Marker is near Zia Pueblo, New Mexico, in Sandoval County. Marker is on New Mexico Route 44 / (U.S. 55) 0.3 miles east of Zia Boulevard (Business Road 785), on the left when traveling west. Located at site of now-closed gas station/c-store. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: San Ysidro NM 87053, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow Trinidad Gachupin Medina (ca. 1883-1964) (a few steps from this marker); Vasquez de Coronado's Route (approx. 2˝ miles away); Colorado Plateau (approx. 6 miles away); Pueblo of Santa Ana (approx. 7.4 miles away); Evelyn M. Vigil, Phan-Un-Pha-Kee (Young Doe) 1921–1995 (approx. 10.3 miles away); Pueblo of Jémez (approx. 10.3 miles away); Bernalillo (approx. 12.8 miles away); Spanish Entrada Site (approx. 15.4 miles away).
More about this marker. In July 2010, The marker cries out for replacement.
Additional keywords. New Mexico reconquesta, rio grande pueblos, zia, pueblo
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 10, 2010. This page has been viewed 1,094 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 10, 2010. 6. submitted on August 2, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.