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Entrance to plaza, the Alvarado, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Entrance to plaza, the Alvarado, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Albuquerque was first settled in 1701. It was named after the Duke of Albuquerque, one of the early Spanish explorers. The new town was laid out about 25 years ago and is now the largest city in New Mexico. It is located on the main line of the Santa Fe. It lies at an altitude of 5,000 feet." Postcard number: 12274.
Provider:Detroit Publishing Co.
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: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Mexico
Geographical subject – Settlement:Albuquerque
Topical subjects:Plazas
Alvarado Hotel (Albuquerque, N.M.)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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