Near Mescalero in Otero County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Lozen, Little Sister
“A Shield to Her People”
—(ca. 1840-1889) —
Erected by New Mexico Historic Preservation Division.
Location. 33° 16.732′ N, 105° 41.542′ W. Marker is near Mescalero, New Mexico, in Otero County. Marker is on U.S. 70 at milepost 256.2, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mescalero NM 88340, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sierra Blanca (approx. 2.1 miles away); Old Dowlin Mill (approx. 3.9 miles away); a different marker also named Old Dowlin Mill (approx. 7.6 miles away); Blazer’s Mill (approx. 11.6 miles away); Round Mountain (approx. 14.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Lozen, Apache Warrior / Medicine Woman. Lozen fought beside Victorio when he and his followers rampaged against Americans, who had appropriated their (Submitted on August 19, 2011.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 925 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2011, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.