The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

By Jamie Cushman
Staff writer 

Treaty of Bosque Redondo remembered

150th anniversary opportunity to honor Long Walkers.

 

Jamie Cushman

From left, Deidra Lee and her daughter, Karolina Chapo, perform a traditional Navajo ribbon dance.

FORT SUMNER - In 1868 the Treaty of Bosque Redondo was signed, ending a 25-year period of the internment of Native Americans at Bosque Redondo and establishing the Navajo Nation for the first time.

On Saturday the Bosque Redondo Memorial offered a...



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