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Plaza, Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1908-1914

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Alternate title:The Plaza, Old Town, Albuquerque, N.M.
Summary:Plaza, Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1908-1914. Caption reads: "The Spanish quarter of Albuquerque is knows as 'Old Town'. The plaza is today as it was when the town was laid out. The quarter is an endless maze of crooked streets and adobe houses, each with its little secluded courtyard. The atmosphere today is of the same drowsy peacefulness as of old. The musical Spanish language is still spoken in its streets. The old church of San Felipe faces the plaza." Postcard number: 12272
Provider:Detroit Publishing Co.
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: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:New Mexico
Geographical subject – Settlement:Albuquerque
Topical subjects:Plazas
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:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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