1948: Bobby Spitz’ Accordion, Los Tres Huastecos and Gene Autrey Comes to Santa Fe

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Did you know that, in 1948, the highest mountain in New Mexico, South Truchas Peak, just north of Santa Fe, overnight became the second highest mountain in New Mexico?

I'm Art Encinias, born and raised in Santa Fe, and each week I explore my hometown's hidden history on the Santa Fe Hometown Project. Join me on an amazing trip through time and spend one year in the life of
one city, the city of Santa Fe, my hometown.