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Historical Markers in Animas, New Mexico

 
Clickable Map of Hidalgo County, New Mexico and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Hidalgo County, NM (15) Grant County, NM (40) Luna County, NM (23) Cochise County, AZ (135) Greenlee County, AZ (9)  HidalgoCounty(15) Hidalgo County (15)  GrantCounty(40) Grant County (40)  LunaCounty(23) Luna County (23)  CochiseCountyArizona(135) Cochise County (135)  GreenleeCounty(9) Greenlee County (9)
Lordsburg is the county seat for Hidalgo County
Animas is in Hidalgo County
      Hidalgo County (15)  
ADJACENT TO HIDALGO COUNTY
      Grant County (40)  
      Luna County (23)  
      Cochise County, Arizona (135)  
      Greenlee County, Arizona (9)  
 
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1New Mexico (Hidalgo County), Animas — 7 — Historical Marker No. 7U.S. Mormon Battalion Trail
On November 28, 1846 the Mormon Battalion of the U. S. Army West crossed these mountains near this summit enroute to California during the Mexican War. Col. Cooke had dispatched scouts ahead to find the best route. An Indian guide, Charbonneau, . . . Map (db m91987) HM
2New Mexico (Hidalgo County), Animas — Smugglers’ Trail
Smugglers once crossed this area with mule trains of contraband from Mexico, to be traded for merchandise in Arizona. In the summer of 1881, a group of Mexican smugglers was killed in Skeleton Canyon by members of the Clanton gang, including Old Man . . . Map (db m37770) HM
3New Mexico (Hidalgo County), Animas — The Clanton Hideout
The infamous Clanton Gang had two crude dugouts here in the 1880s that served as hideouts and a base for wide-ranging outlaw activities, particularly in connection with the Curly Bill Gang’s depredations along the Smugglers’ Trail that passed by . . . Map (db m37771) HM
 
 
  
  
 
 
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Sep. 29, 2022