Santa Fe / New Mexico History Blog

Category: Santa Fe History

Santa Fe History

How Santa Fe Got Its Name

Santa Fe has the distinction of being the first “official” Santa Fe in North America. The city’s name has great historic significance. In 1491 Queen

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Early Images of Chaco Canyon

Carlos Vierra took aerial photographs of the ancient ruins at Chaco Canyon in 1928. The following year Charles Lindbergh’s took his own archaeological photographs of

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New Mexico History

Memorial Day Monday

Today on Memorial Day in Santa Fe and throughout the country ceremonies take place to honor our fallen veterans. American flags and flowers are places

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