University of Maryland Libraries Digital Collections

Truches, a mountain village, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, circa 1915-1930

1915-1930PrintcolorJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Adobe Flash is required to view this image

umd:90926
umd:90928

Summary:Truches, a mountain village, near Santa Fe, New Mexico, circa 1915-1930. Caption reads: "Truches is a remote Spanish-American settlement 40 miles northeast of Santa Fe in the high foothills of the Sangre de Cristo range. It is built of logs and adobe and with snow-covered peaks towering behind, it has much the appearance of a primitive Siberian village. The elevation of Truches itself is nearly 8,500 feet and it commands tremendous views of mountain and valley." Postcard number: H-3536, 61772.
Provider:Detroit Publishing Co.
Fred Harvey (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Michigan
Place of origin – Settlement:Detroit
Temporal subject: 1911-1920
1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Mexico
Geographical subject – District:Truches
Topical subjects:Streets
Villages
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Detroit Publishing Company
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
Collection may be protected under Title 17 of the U.S. Copyright Law. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the University of Maryland Libraries at http://www.lib.umd.edu/NTL/queries.html.