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regional history

The Santa Fe road grows up

by Nancy Christofferson SOUTHERN COLORADO AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO — By the 1830s the road to Santa Fe was seeing increased traffic and more … Keep Reading

regional history

The road to Santa Fe

by Nancy Christofferson NEW MEXICO— 1821 was a pivotal year for New Mexico and adjacent lands. First, an uprising throughout Spanish-owned Mexico … Keep Reading

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France v. Spain

by Nancy Christofferson ROCKY MOUNTAIN SOUTHWEST — In the late 1700s, Spain still claimed most of the western United States, from the … Keep Reading

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