El Camino Real Trail Association Presents
Ancón de Doña Ana or The Doña Ana Bend
April 4, 2014

A talk by Dr. Daniel Villa of New Mexico State University and the Mesquite Historic Preservation Society. Where: Nopalitos Galleria, 326 S. Mesquite St., Las Cruces, NM. When: Friday, April 4, 2014 7pm Weather permitting talk will be on the patio. First in a series of talks about El Camino Real de Tierra Adentro. Roads and trails have played a significant role in the social and cultural influences of a society. Doña Ana was the first permanent settlement in the Mesilla Valley. It is one of the few remaining intact Hispanic villages along the Camino Real de Tierra Adentro Historic Trail.