Kit Carson House

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Kit Carson House
Kit Carson House, Kit Carson Avenue, Taos (Taos County, New Mexico).jpg
Front of the house
Kit Carson House is located in New Mexico
Kit Carson House
Location Kit Carson Road, Taos, New Mexico
Coordinates 36°24′25″N 105°34′20″W / 36.40694°N 105.57222°W / 36.40694; -105.57222Coordinates: 36°24′25″N 105°34′20″W / 36.40694°N 105.57222°W / 36.40694; -105.57222
Built 1843
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 66000948
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[1]
Designated NHL May 23, 1963[2]

Kit Carson House was a home of frontiersman Kit Carson in Taos, New Mexico, United States. It is operated now as a house museum. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1963.[2][3][4]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Kit Carson House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-03. 
  3. ^ National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Kit Carson House PDF (32 KB). National Park Service. , 19.  and Accompanying photos, exterior and interior, from 19 PDF (32 KB)
  4. ^ Note: A National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination document should be available upon request from the National Park Service for this site, but it appears not to be available on-line from the NPS Focus search site.

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