Mora County has a well-deserved reputation as New Mexico’s prettiest place. The rugged, scenic Sangre de Cristo Mountains in the western portion gradually level off to a high grassy prairie, where scattered peaks and ridges occasionally rise out of the rolling plains.
|• Total||5.44 sq mi (14.08 km2)|
|• Land||5.18 sq mi (13.41 km2)|
|• Water||0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)|
|Elevation||1,010 ft (308 m)|
Although not an area of heavy settlement by stationary tribes such as the Puebloans, the Mora Valley was often used by nomadic nations, including the Ute, Navajo, and Apache. The Mora Valley became a travel-way for various Spanish explorers and others.
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The Village of Wagon Mound lies on the Santa Fe Trail in Mora County beneath a butte in the shape of a Conestoga wagon. Formerly named Santa Clara and Pinkerton (after the famous Wild West railroad detective agency), it was incorporated as Wagon Mound in 1918.
74 years (January 24, 1947)
Gabriel Mora Quintero was born in Bayamón, Puerto Rico in 1992. After watching his cousin produce tracks, he began making music of his own in 2015, working with artists like Eladio Carrión and Jon Z before he started uploading his originals to SoundCloud.
27 years (March 10, 1994)
“Mora mora” is often the first thing you hear as a traveller in Madagascar – often at the visa counter. It means “slow, slow” or “take it easy” and reflects briefly and concisely the attitude to life of most Madagascans. Everything takes time, you don’t rush, and something rarely happens quickly.
Land grants in New Mexico were of three types: proprietary grants given to individuals; community grants given to ten or more families or to pueblo communities; and the sitio, or ranch, grants, which varied in size from one square league during the colonial period to hundreds of thousands of acres during the Mexican …
Maxwell Land Grant
The Maxwell Land Grant, also known as the Beaubien-Miranda Land Grant, was a 1,714,765-acre Spanish grant that was the largest ever made in what would become the United States. The Moreno Valley, New Mexico, was part of the large Maxwell Land Grant by Dave Alexander.
In New Mexico , land grants were issued to encourage settlement, to reward patrons of the Spanish government and military officers, and to create a buffer zone between Indian tribes and populated areas.
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