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

Santa Fe Trail

 
 
Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 17, 2012
1. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Inscription. This marks the route of the Santa Fe Trail, Kansas City to Santa Fe. 1822–1880.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Santa Fe Trail marker series.
 
Location. 35° 41.213′ N, 105° 56.288′ W. Marker is in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in Santa Fe County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Santa Fe Trail and East San Francisco Street, on the right when traveling north on Old Santa Fe Trail. Touch for map. It is across from the La Fonda Hotel, embedded in the wall. Marker is in this post office area: Santa Fe NM 87501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. End of Santa Fe Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); La Castrense (within shouting distance of this marker); To the Heroes (within shouting distance of this marker); U.S.S. Santa Fe CL-60 (within shouting distance of this marker); Annexation of New Mexico (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); El Palacio Real (about 300 feet away); Site of Santa Feís First Chapel (about 300 feet away); A Building Stood Here Before 1680 (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Santa Fe.
 
More about this marker. The inscription is flanked by the Great Seal of the State
Close-Up of Bas Relief on Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 17, 2012
2. Close-Up of Bas Relief on Marker
of Kansas and the seal of the City of Santa Fe, New Mexico.
 
Also see . . .  At the End of the Stanta Fe Trail. Book by Sister Blandina Segale on Amazon.com. (Submitted on December 16, 2012.) 
 
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Santa Fe Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. J. Prats, April 13, 2012
3. Santa Fe Trail Marker
Itís in the niche to the left of the second dark green awning.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2012, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 16, 2012, by J. J. Prats of Springfield, Virginia.
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