Mesilla 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° 16.454′ N, 106° 47.728′ W. Marker is in Mesilla, New Mexico, in Dona Ana County. Marker is on Calle de Principal, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mesilla NM 88046, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Butterfield Overland Trail (a few steps from this marker); The Gadsden Purchase Celebration (within shouting distance of this marker); Head Quarters, Dept. of New Mexico (within shouting distance of this marker); All Servicemen and Women (within shouting distance of this marker); Plaza de Mesilla (within shouting distance of this marker); Doña Ana County Courthouse and Jail Civil War Battle of Mesilla & Major Lynde's Retreat (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named La Mesilla (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mesilla.
More about this marker. Reverse side of marker shows Points of Interest.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, Mexican-American •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,748 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. 5. submitted on November 18, 2010, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. 6. submitted on May 11, 2014, by Richard Denney of Austin, Texas. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.