Montano Store Historic Marker
Lincoln County, New Mexico
Owned by Montano family, one of first in
Lincoln. Operated as a general store by Jose Montano,
neutral in Lincoln County War. Its 25 man garrison of
McSween men, led by Martin Chaves, were driven out by Col.
Dudley and troops in July fight.
Montano Store Historic Marker is on
US-380 at milepost 97.9, on the right when traveling east.