Las Cruces, New Mexico

The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ceded the territory that became New Mexico to the U.S. The rapid population growth overwhelmed Doña Ana.

The U.S. Army designated a site for a new town 6 miles south, establishing the first 84 blocks of Las Cruces, each containing four lots. 120 me

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