Treaty of 1868 update
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This publication presents firsthand accounts documented at the time, about The Long Walk and forced internment of the Diné (Navajos) at Fort Sumner. It draws its content mostly from primary... More > material (i.e. historical letters between Kit Carson and Carleton) so readers can make up their own mind and draw their own conclusions.
It provides a resource for Navajo History that leads to a better understanding of a very painful past, that will never be forgotten and lives on in the collective consciousness of the Navajo Nation.
The book also includes a map of the Long Walk, and photos of places along the route taken by the author. The updated and expanded edition now also includes:
• copy of the original hand written Treaty
• expanded historical events leading up to the Long Walk
• Manuelito’s and Jesus Arviso’s biography
• collected and recorded oral history stories (Hwéeldi Baa Hané)< Less