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Adobe residence, Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1907-1914

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Alternate title:An adobe residence, Old Town, Albuquerque, N.M.
Summary:Adobe residence, Old Town, Albuquerque, New Mexico, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "A few steps from the modern homes one sees in Albuquerque are the little, squat adobe houses irregularly strung along the sides of narrow streets in the quaint, old Spanish quarter known as 'Old Town.' It is picturesque. One suspects that life on the old philosophic plan required but little to subsist on, and positively wonders how the houses, plain as they are, ever got themselves built." Postcard number: 12271.
Provider:Detroit Publishing Co.
Detroit Photographic 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:Adobe houses
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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