14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
The Abandoned Church. Taiban, New Mexico

An abandoned church, originally built in 1904, stands alone against the desert plains of Eastern New Mexico during sunset. The church was a frequent stop for outlaws in the early 1900's, including Billy The Kid.

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Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2016
Photo Location: Taiban, New Mexico, New Mexico, United States of America
Copyright: © Wendy Garrett