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Written in English


  • El Morro National Monument (N.M.)

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With this are bound the author"s Bandelier National Monument. Washington, 1941; Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming. [Washington, 1942]

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Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15175956M

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  Excerpt from El Morro Trails: El Morro National Monument, New Mexico Here you observe a number of very faint Spanish inscriptions which have never been completely studied. Note the word ano (year) To the right is a lamp-blackened inscription reading paso por aqui Miguel Alfaro (passed by here, Miguel Alfaro).Author: Southwest Parks and Monuments Assoc. El Morro National Monument. EL MORRO NATIONAL MONUMENT, situated in northwestern New Mexico, was established by proclamation of President Theodore Roosevelt on December 8, , for the protection of the great mesa known as El Morro, or Inscription Rock.   El Morro Trails: El Morro National Monument, New Mexico (Classic Reprint) [Assoc, Southwest Parks and Monuments] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. El Morro Trails: El Morro National Monument, New Mexico (Classic Reprint). Book Booklet. Very good complete condition. New Mexico. Email to friends Share on Facebook - opens in a new window or tab Share on Twitter - opens in a new window or tab Share on Pinterest - opens in a new window or tab. Add to Watchlist |.

El Morro Information A national park in New Mexico, El Morro National Monument is a fascinating mixture of both human and natural history. Rising feet above the valley floor, this massive sandstone bluff was a welcome landmark for weary travelers. A reliable waterhole hidden at its base made El Morro (or Inscription Rock) a popular campsite.   The National Park Service offers a website to help guide you through our history: Discover Our Shared Heritage has a series of travel itineraries that explore our country's past through visiting places, like El Morro National Monument, which reflect aspects of American History. Visit the American Southwest for more information. El Morro National Monument's archeological and historical treasures weave a colorful tapestry of the peopling of New Mexico. Perhaps it was the very human notion of immortality that compelled people to leave their carvings on the rock at El Morro. Hundreds of petroglyphs bear witness to the lives of ancestral Puebloans.   It will be easy to see why El Morro was proclaimed a National Monument. This loop trail is paved, 1/2 mile in length, and wheelchair accessible with assistance. If you have at least 1 1/2 hours, and lots of energy, you can continue past the inscriptions and up to the top of the bluff.

El Morro National Monument From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia El Morro National Monument is a U.S. national monument in Cibola County, New Mexico, United States. El Morro's Inscription Rock in northwest New Mexico is a silent witness to more than seven hundred years of history. Drawn here by its secluded water hole, the Anasazi, Spanish, and Anglo cultures marked their passing by carving two thousand petroglyph. The historic pool, El Morro National Monument, New Mexico [Jerome A Greene] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Jerome A Greene. El Morro National Monument, New Mexico.. [United States. National Park Service.;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States. National Park Service. OCLC Number: Notes.