Santa Fe Mission Depot

Santa Fe Mission Depot Albuquerque New Mexico Depots


Stock #: 537370
Type: Postcard
Era: Divided Back
City: Albuquerque
State: New Mexico (NM)
County: Bernalillo
Postmark: 1911 Oct-17
PM State: MN
Stamp: 1c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Albuquerque is a very ancient and interesting settlement, being on an elevation of 5,000 feet above sea level. The first explorers of this region were the Spaniards from Mexico. The city was founded by them in 1706. The territory is noted for its many curious and interesting missions which were inhabited by the missionaries in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.