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Term: Santa Fe

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Located in N New Mexico between Rio Grande & Pecos Rivers; Indian Pueblo revolt in 1680 drove out Spanish for 12 years; ruled by Mexico from 1821; after Mexican War (1846) ceded to USA in 1848; briefly occupied by Confederate troops in USA Civil War. Capital of State of New Mexico. BGN 1931

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