Unformatted text preview: Young woman wears a biil a woven dress with symbols of mountains and rain Silver and turquoise show their strength Encountered US in 1846. Kit Carson led America forces against them. Long Walk: Navajo get rounded up on the long walk. 9000 forced to walk 300 miles to Bosque Redondo. More than 200 die. 1868. Permitted to return to their homeland, but vastly reduced. Silverwork: Developed by the 1880s: necklaces, bolos, conchos, earrings Squash blossom necklace Hopi land conflict: 1880 Hopi protested Dine encroachment on 40% of their lands near Black Mesa Dine Reservation: 26,000 sq mi. Population 210,000. Navajo the largest native group in the USA...
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- Spring '11
- Ethnography, Puebloan peoples, Navajo Nation, Navajo people, livestock Dine Beliefs, Black Mesa Dine