Slaton Harvey House Native American artwork

The Native American Connection

August 22nd, 2015 Posted by Uncategorized 0 thoughts on “The Native American Connection”

The B&B rooms at the Slaton Harvey House are adorned with Native American art. The building is in Southwestern adobe style and the Santa Fe Railway has also long been steeped in Native American culture. You may wonder, why?

Here is a terrific article on how this came to be. Not to give it all away, but it boils down to a marketing decision to distinguish themselves and take advantage of the newly-tamed wild west. It also brought a new industry to New Mexico. Tourism.

Read on, friends!

Indian Detours Then and Now

Slaton Harvey House Native American art

Slaton Harvey House Native American art

Sam Wilson artwork on the Slaton Santa Fe Railroad

Sam Wilson artwork on the Slaton Santa Fe Railroad

Slaton Harvey House Native American decoration

Slaton Harvey House Native American decoration

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Slaton Harvey House Native American artwork

Slaton Harvey House Native American artwork and artifacts adorn our B&B rooms.

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