I just came across this interesting image…I wonder where on Sandoval this placita was located?  This is a very cool picture.

Negative Number 011004
Creator Wittick, Ben
Title “Entrance to Mexican Placita or Corral” on Sandoval Street, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Date Original 1880 – 1890?
Format glass negative; image/jpg
Subject Adobe buildings
Source/Subject File Towns-Santa Fe-Streets-Sandoval
Collection Ben Wittick Collection
Notes Wittick #443 VS Original is 5″ x 8″ glass negative
Date Digital 2008 – 08
Type Still Image
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Publisher Palace of the Governors Photo Archives, New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe