The Battle of Beaver Dam Creek (Mechanicsville) was fought June 26, 1862, during the American Civil War. The second of the Seven Days Battles, the Battle of Beaver Dam Creek saw Confederate forces mount a series of assaults against the Union V Corps. During the Battle of Beaver Dam Creek these were
The Prehistoric Greek Era (4500 - 700 B.C.), known for Homer, Troy and the first Olympic Games, laid the foundation for Classical Greek art and design. With its simple design and monochromatic color, the Prehistoric Era's art still inspires artists today.
New Mexico has an excellent reputation for fine arts and has been called the "State of the Arts" as well as the "Land of Enchantment." It has an abundance of fine art galleries, artisan shops, open studios, artist-owned studios and working artists. Puebloan culture and Hispanic heritage can be seen