PLEASE NOTE!
Due to the March 23, 2020 NM DOH Public Health Order, These Event Listings Are Not Accurate!
All non-essential businesses are closed, public gatherings are prohibited!
(One day some of these events will be rescheduled or will resume, but they are not happening now!)

Albuquerque: From Railroad Depot to the Crossroads of New Mexico

Thursday Nov 29, 2012

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423 Central Ave NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102
US

Phone: 768-3522
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

FREE


Contact:

Phone: (505) 768-3544

More events at KiMo Theatre

Lecture with Dr. David Kammer, an architectural and cultural historian, and his wife, Dr. Jeanne Whitehouse-Peterson.  Part of the New Mexico Centennial Speaker and Living History Series.

They will illustrate with historic photos and postcards of the coming of the Santa Fe railroad in the 1880's, the boom of the health sanatoriums in the early 1900's, the building of Route 66 through Albuquerque, and Mayor Clyde Tingley and his urban boosterism. He will explain how Albuquerque has evolved from a small village at Old Town to a sunbelt metropolis of 800,000 people. Admission is free. Register by calling the KiMo Theatre Ticket Office 505-768-3544 or emailing us at kimotheatre@cabq.gov Space is available first to school groups (including home schools)