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Hotel Castaneda, Las Vegas, New Mexico, circa 1907-1913

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Summary:Hotel Castaneda, Las Vegas, New Mexico, circa 1907-1913. Caption reads: "The Castaneda, at Las Vegas, is built in mission style of architecture. It is named after Pedro de Castaneda, a Spanish soldier who was principal historian of Coronado's expedition into the Southwest in 1540. Las Vegas is the second city in New Mexico in size. The name 'Las Vegas' is Spanish, meaning 'the meadows.'" Postmark date: August 13, 1913; Postcard number: 13991; Message included.
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:Las Vegas
Topical subjects:Hotels
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
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