Fort Marcy was constructed in 1846 following the US invasion of Mexico. It was built atop a hill overlooking Santa Fe.
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Opened in 1821, the Santa Fe Trail became the lifeline for protection and communication between Missouri and Santa Fe. Military forts opened along the route to protect trail travel and trade, and freighting and merchant operations boomed.