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Place Names of New Mexico

Saturday July 22, 2017

6510 Western Trail NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

13+

Contact:

Allison Martin

Phone: 505-899-0205
Website: Click to Visit

Learn about the different cultural names for places across the state and how those names offer unique insights into the history and values of inhabitants of N.M.

Flyer

Sangre de Cristo, Custer Mountain, Chi-Chi-tah, Mogollon--such intriguing names, rich with anecdotes and folklore. But place names also offer unique insights into the history and values of the state`s people. With humor and local examples presented, Bob Julyan is sure to capture the audience in a tour of New Mexico`s landscape.

 

This program is made possible with support from the New Mexico Humanities Council.