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UNM Fountain
New Mexico

This fountain was constructed along where Cornell Dr. presumably ran in the 1800's. It is visible from many places in the area, as you can see in some of my other panoramas.

In my older pictures, there was no water, and it was much less exciting.

Copyright: Ryan Helinski
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13998x6999
Taken: 30/05/2009
Uploaded: 02/06/2009
Updated: 01/03/2015
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Tags: unm; albuquerque; newmexico
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New Mexico is a state located in the southwestern region of the United States. Inhabited by Native American populations for many centuries, it has also been part of the Imperial Spanish viceroyalty of New Spain, part of Mexico, and a U.S. territory. Among U.S. states, New Mexico has the highest percentage of Hispanics at 45% (2008 estimate), being descendants of Spanish colonists and recent immigrants from Latin America. It also has the third-highest percentage of Native Americans after Alaska and Oklahoma, and the fifth-highest total number of Native Americans after California, Oklahoma, Arizona, and Texas. The tribes represented in the state consist of mostly Navajo and Pueblo peoples. As a result, the demographics and culture of the state are unique for their strong Spanish, Mexican, and Native American cultural influences. At a population density of 16 per square mile, New Mexico is the sixth most sparsely inhabited U.S. state.[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_mexico]