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Cimarron, New Mexico: Lucien Maxwell Statue

Rancher and land baron Lucien Maxwell owned over 2 million acres of land that is now modern New Mexico. The sculpture depicts Maxell sitting, rifle across his knees; nice tiny leg treatment.

N. Lincoln Ave., Cimarron, NM
Corner of N. Lincoln Ave and 9th St, diagonal from Simple Simon's Pizza.
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Land Baron Lucien Maxwell Statue

Here sits land baron Lucien Maxwell in patriotic (red, white and blue) frontier garb, "guarding" the town of Cimarron, NM. Maxwell was a prominent rancher in the 1800s. He owned over 2 million acres of land.

[swtrekker, 07/28/2011]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Old Aztec Mill MuseumOld Aztec Mill Museum, Cimarron, NM - < 1 mi.
New Mexico Vietnam MemorialNew Mexico Vietnam Memorial, Angel Fire, NM - 22 mi.
Large Metal GlassesLarge Metal Glasses, Taos, NM - 38 mi.
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RoboCop Miner Statue, Raton, NM - 36 mi.

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