Anthony in Dona Ana County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Marker series. This marker is included in the El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro marker series.
Location. 32° 0.386′ N, 106° 34.904′ W. Marker is in Anthony, New Mexico, in Dona Ana County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 10 when traveling north. Rest area/Visitor Center off northbound I-10. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Anthony NM 88021, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oñate’s Route (here, next to this marker); Butterfield Trail/Espejo's Expedition (here, next to this marker); El Paso (approx. 1.7 miles away in Texas); Texas (approx. 1.7 miles away in Texas); Paraje de los Brazitos (approx. 9.2 miles away); Fusselman Canyon V2 Rocket (approx. 15.6 miles away in Texas); AH-1F COBRA Attack Helicopter (approx. 15.6 miles away in Texas). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Anthony.
More about this marker. One of three in front of the Visitor Center.
Also see . . . Brazito Battlefield. Some history behind this marker, from the book Traveling New Mexico: A Guide to the Historical and State Park Markers published in 2003 by Sunstone Press. (Submitted on March 25, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • Notable Places • War, Mexican-American •
More. Search the internet for Brazito Battlefield.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 2,557 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. 4. submitted on November 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.