Slide Title

Albuquerque: Old Town

Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

2-1993

Description

Old Town Albuquerque is a historic section of town that dates back to the early 18th century settlements by the Spanish. Today it is a popular destination for shoppers and tourists. There are many historic adobe buildings, including the San Felipe de Neri Church (1793), visible at center right in this photograph.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Town_Albuquerque

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Felipe_de_Neri_Church

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Cities and towns -- New Mexico -- Albuquerque; Architecture -- Historic buildings -- New Mexico -- Abuquerque;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

New Mexico

City Name

Albuquerque

Keywords

religious architecture, historic buildings, cityscape, downtown, city blocks

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