Over 500 historic markers scattered across New Mexico give brief historical facts on a multitude of sites including famous Billy the Kid sightings, dinosaur track locations and the footsteps of early explorers. The authors have worked diligently to prepare this enjoyable guide for both tourists and residents.A Guide to the Historical and State Park Markers Phil T. Archuletta, Sharyl Holden , Sharyl S. Holden ... In April 1868 a small group of soldiers and Tularosa settlers engaged in a battle with about 200 Mescalero Apaches. ... Several of the young men had no previous combat experience, Five miles outside of Tularosa, Sgt. Glass ordered the wagon to go on alone as the road ahead was considered safe.
|Title||:||Traveling New Mexico|
|Author||:||Phil T. Archuletta, Sharyl Holden, Sharyl S. Holden|
|Publisher||:||Sunstone Press - 2004|