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Near Cubero in Cibola County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Pueblo of Laguna

 
 
Pueblo of Laguna Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
1. Pueblo of Laguna Marker
Inscription. Keresan speaking refugees from Santo Domingo, Acoma, Cochiti, and other pueblos founded Laguna after the Pueblo Revolt of 1680 and the Spanish reconquest of 1692. Named by the Spaniards for a marshy lake to the west, the pueblo still occupies its original hilltop site today.
 
Location. 35° 4.342′ N, 107° 33.301′ W. Marker is near Cubero, New Mexico, in Cibola County. Marker can be reached from Indian Service Route 30 south of Interstate 40. Touch for map. Marker is located at the rest area just south of I-40 exit 102. Marker is in this post office area: Cubero NM 87014, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pueblo of Ácoma (here, next to this marker); Old Acoma "Sky City" (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Battle of Khe Sanh Vietnam, 1968 (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Old Acoma "Sky City" (approx. 9.6 miles away); a different marker also named Pueblo of Laguna (approx. 10.2 miles away); a different marker also named Pueblo of Laguna (approx. 10.2 miles away); San José De La Laguna Mission (approx. 10.2 miles away); a different marker also named San José De La Laguna Mission (approx. 10.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cubero.
 
Also see . . .
Pueblo of Laguna and Pueblo of Acoma Markers image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
2. Pueblo of Laguna and Pueblo of Acoma Markers
 Pueblo Indian Revolt of 1680. In 1680 the charismatic Tewa leader Popé coordinated a successful rebellion against the Spaniards, known as The Great Pueblo Revolt. (Submitted on October 6, 2010.) 
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Pueblo of Laguna image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, September 23, 2010
3. Pueblo of Laguna
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 691 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 4, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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