1919 Police Raid on Santa Domingo Pueblo
Octavia Fellin Public Library Presents
1919 NM Mounted Police Raid on Santa Domingo Pueblo with Joe Sabatini
Mr. Sabatini, noted New Mexico Archivist, will discuss the attempt by state
militiamen to seize cattle rustlers during the Christmas day dance that almost
resulted in the Santo Domingo Pueblo massacre. The incident was a precursor
of the united Pueblos’ struggle to defeat the Bursum Bill and preserve their
lands and way of life in the 1920s.
When: Thursday, October 10th, 2013, 6pm
Where: Octavia Fellin Public Library - Main Branch
115 W. Hill Ave., Gallup, NM
Refreshments will be served.
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