21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
San Rafael Mission, La Cueva, NM.

The San Rafael Mission church stands alone in a field near La Cueva, New Mexico. The historic church, abandoned in 1952, has been reborn since the 1990's thanks to donations that funded a restoration.

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Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: La Cueva, New Mexico, United States of America
Copyright: © Chris Buckley