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Near Santa Fe in Santa Fe County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Seton Village

 
 
Seton Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 16, 2012
1. Seton Village Marker
Inscription.  Ernest Thompson Seton (1860-1946), naturalist, artist, writer, authority on Indian lore, and first Chief Scout of the Boy Scouts of America, lived here during the last part of his life. The village includes his home, art collection, library, and Indian museum.
 
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 35° 36.374′ N, 105° 54.699′ W. Marker is near Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is on Old Las Vegas Highway 0.1 miles north of Seton Village Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Fe NM 87505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Route 66 (approx. 3.6 miles away); Santa Fe Korean War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); A Two Way Street (approx. 4.7 miles away); Santa Fe (approx.
<i>Rear of:</i> Seton Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 16, 2012
2. Rear of: Seton Village Marker
5˝ miles away); Lamy Building (approx. 5˝ miles away); The "Oldest" House (approx. 5˝ miles away); San Miguel Church (approx. 5˝ miles away); Inez Bushner Gill (1918–1982) and Maralyn Budke (1936–2010) (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Fe.
 
Seton Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, April 16, 2012
3. Seton Village Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 577 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2012, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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