Santa Fe / New Mexico History Blog


A Papal Connection

An on-going papal connection was ever-present in the life of the late artist Andrea “Drew” Bacigalupa. The artist died in March 2015 at the age

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Santa Fe History

Santa Fe’s Canyon Road

Canyon Road was originally named El Camino del Cañón by the Spaniards who came to New Mexico in 1598. The neighborhood provided New Mexico’s indigenous

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U.S. History

Independence Day & Death

Two of our founding fathers, John Adams our second president, and Thomas Jefferson, the third, both died on July 4, 1826. That year was the

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Defiant to the End

Margaretha Zelle was born on August 7, 1876, in Leeuwarden in the Netherlands. By the time she was 28 she had become an exotic dancer

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