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Taos in Taos County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Jack M. Campbell Highway

 

—Taos to Tierra Amarilla —

 
Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Wyndfire, August 21, 2012
1. Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker
Inscription. This road passes through some of the most spectacular scenery in the American Southwest. It is a key section of the east - west highway which brings visitors to this region from throughout the United States. Since this route became a reality through the perseverance of Governor Jack M. Campbell (1963-1966), the members of the New Mexico State Highway Commission voted unanimously on September 23, 1965, to name this portion of U.S. 64 in his honor.
 
Location. 36° 28.569′ N, 105° 43.771′ W. Marker is in Taos, New Mexico, in Taos County. Marker is on U.S. 64, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Located in the parking area to the right hand side of the road. Marker is in this post office area: Taos NM 87571, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rio Grande Gorge Bridge ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Taos ( approx. 9 miles away); Ledoux Street ( approx. 9.8 miles away); Don Fernando de Taos Plaza ( approx. 9.9 miles away); Padre Antonio José Martínez ( approx. 9.9 miles away); Historic Taos Plaza ( approx. 9.9 miles away); Don Fernando de Taos ( approx. 9.9 miles away); Historic Taos ( approx. 9.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Taos.
 
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Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker - Front image. Click for full size.
By Wyndfire, August 21, 2012
2. Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker - Front
Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker - Back image. Click for full size.
By Wyndfire, August 21, 2012
3. Jack M. Campbell Highway Marker - Back
Jack M. Campbell Highway - under construction image. Click for full size.
By Wyndfire, August 21, 2012
4. Jack M. Campbell Highway - under construction
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2012, by Wyndfire of Phoenix, Arizona. This page has been viewed 281 times since then and 49 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2012, by Wyndfire of Phoenix, Arizona. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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