Continental Survey PointOn April 24, 1851, John Russell Bartlett for the United States and Pedro Garcia-Conde for the Republic of Mexico, erected near here a monument designating 32? 22' north latitude on the Rio Grande as the initial point for the official survey of the U.S. - Mexico boundary. After the Gadsden Purchase of 1853, the international boundary was moved south and the former Mexican lands were ceded to the U.S.
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|Date Added||Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 10:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 328355 N 3584483|
|Decimal Degrees||32.38416667, -106.82471667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 23.05', W 106° 49.483'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 23' 3.00" N, 106° 49' 28.98" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5602-5664 Dona Ana Rd, Las Cruces NM 88007, US|
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