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Old 04-04-2009, 07:18 AM
 
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Where's New Mexico?
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Old 04-04-2009, 10:18 AM
 
Location: Baltimore
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New Mexico is famous for:
*Vast Deserts
*Aliens
*Native American/Hispano Culture
*Santa Fe style/adobe architecture
*Taos
*Odd name towns like Truth or Consequences
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Old 04-04-2009, 10:32 AM
 
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Big open sky, semi-desert landscapes with mountains in the background, chilis, NM style enchiladas, Apaches and Pueblos, Pueblo style buildings. Wilderness areas with fantastic pine forests, Smokey the Bear. Caverns.
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Old 04-04-2009, 10:44 AM
 
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Famous outlaw Billy the Kid.

http://samsmedicalfunds.com/uploads/Billy_the_kid.jpg (broken link)
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Old 04-04-2009, 10:51 AM
 
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Ghost towns, Gila cliff dwellings, skiing, coyotes yipping in the night. Jackrabbits, rattlesnakes, tarantulas. Turquoise to match the skies. The most spectacular sunsets in the world except for maybe Arizonas. Cool night, warm days. And lots of sun.
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Old 04-04-2009, 06:27 PM
 
Location: Akron, Ohio
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Norman Petty Recording Studios, Clovis, New Mexico

Norman Petty Studios - Where Buddy Holly Recorded - Photographs
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Old 04-04-2009, 06:56 PM
 
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Nothing . . . Arizona gets all the credit.
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Old 04-04-2009, 07:09 PM
 
Location: T or C New Mexico
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Geronimo.

http://www.indigenouspeople.net/geronimo.htm

http://www.legendsofamerica.com/NA-Geronimo.html

Geronimo Springs Museum

The Apache Kid

Wilderness.net- Apache Kid Wilderness

Apache Kid Wilderness - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Cibola National Forest, Apache Kid Wilderness

http://www.fs.fed.us/r3/cibola/distr...agdalena.shtml

The Gila Cliff Dwellings

http://www.nps.gov/gicl/

http://www.desertusa.com/gila/gila_cliff.html

The Mogollons

http://www.desertusa.com/ind1/du_peo_mog.html

http://www.thefurtrapper.com/anasazi.htm

The Javelina

http://www.desertusa.com/magnov97/no..._collpecc.html

I could go on, but I don't think there is enough server space.

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Old 04-04-2009, 07:49 PM
 
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I always thought of desert and Shiprock.

Bugs Bunny and his left turn at Albuquerque although I didn't know why.
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Old 04-06-2009, 12:18 PM
 
Location: Home, Home on the Front Range
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Georgia O'Keefe, R.C. Gorman, Robert Mirabal

Kit Carson, Pat Garrett

Smokey the Bear


Taos and Acoma Pueblos

Ranchos de Taos, San Miguel Mission, Loretto Chapel


Sandia Peak tram, Railway Bridge in Cloudcroft

White Sands, The Trinity Site

Pecans
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