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New Mexico Episode 10: Cibola or Bust
Episode 114th May 2024 • Distant Echoes: A History Podcast • Michael Narum
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The History of New Mexico Series continues with the second Coronado episode covering Coronado’s arrival at the mythical Cibola, where he is met with the harsh reality of what New Mexico was and what it wasn’t.

An earlier version of this episode was uploaded with some editing errors. A corrected version has now been uploaded: 5/13/2024.


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Early explorer's expedition maps page.

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