One of my assignment photos. The Rail Runner, that runs between Santa Fe and Albuquerque.
It is painted with a cartoon image of the state bird, the road runner.
San Miguel Church is said to be the oldest structure in the USA, dating from 1610
The New Mexico State Capitol is the seat of the US government in the state of New Mexico. It is unique because of its round design, which is supposed to resemble the Zia Sun Symbol when viewed from above
The third day was in the lecture hall, where we got to hear from all the different presenters. Wow, what an information overload! I now have lots of notes, and access to all the videos online, so I can review everything at my leisure.
It wasn't all work and no play, however, as the video in the article on this link will show you. (Unfortunately, you can't see me. I was at the back of the room on the left in the video.)
Here is the miraculous stairway
The statue of Our Lady of the Rosary, with people's offerings
First Presbyterian Church, , dating from 1867, the oldest Protestant Church in New Mexico and Arizona.
It was built on the ruins of an earlier Baptist Church.
Everyone tries to get a photo of this!
Well, at least everyone who remembers the '60s does!
...and I loved this wall art. So much better than most of the graffiti I see!
by Elizabeth Coughlan