Greetings from Taos, New Mexico

Price: $15.95
  

Stock #: 835325
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Taos
State: New Mexico (NM)
County: Taos
Artist: C.E. Redman
Publisher: Tichnor Bros Inc.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Nestled high in the Sangre de Cristo mountains this Shangri-La of ancient culture has an atmosphere of bygone centuries. Here in pioneer days much of the colorful history of the Southwest was made - and here age old Indian and Spanish customs still prevail. The home of Kit Carson, famous hero of the Old West, is just a few doors off the Plaza.

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HISTORIC KIT CARSON HOUSE Gretings AROM TAOS OF KIT CARSON HOUSE THE OLD FRONTIER FIRST SPANISH EXPLORERS CAME HERE IN 1540 EAMERICAN TRADERS AND TRAPPERS MADE- VILLAGE THEIR HEADQUARTERS AS EARLY AS 1806. SCENE OF IMPORTANT BATTLES DURING THE MEXICAN WAR OF 1846 47, TAOS VALLEY WAS THE GRAN ARY OF THE FAR WEST FROM 1700 UNTIL 1875.

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TAOS, NEW MEXICO Nestled high in the Sangre de Cristo mountains this Shangri-La of ancient culture has an atmosphere of bygone centuries. Here in pioneer days much of the colorful his- tory of the Southwest was made -- and here age old Indian and Spanish customs still prevail. The home of Kit Carson, famous hero of the Old West, is just a few doors off the Plaza. Photo by C. E. Redman, Albuquerque, TO DOST CARD In ALFRED MC GARR ADV. SER. FRANCISCAN HOTEL BLDG., ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. ""TICHNOR QUALITY VIEWS" REG. U. S. PAT. OFF. MADE ONLY BY TICHNOR BROS., INC., BOSTON, MASS. 81217

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