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[Fifteen Pueblo Indians who are in Washington in aim to keep the firewater out of their territory in the state of New Mexico. Parties composed of seven governors, three lieutenant governors, one president of a council, and four secretaries of state and Francis W. Wilson, United States Attorney for the Pueblo Indians. The purpose of their trip to Washington is to tender deeds of trust to their land to Secretary of the Interior Fisher hoping in this way to substitute Federal Laws for the State Laws 	under which they are now governed and which are extremely lax in regards to the importation of liquor on their lands. Our photo shows the Indians on the steps of the U. S. Pension Building where they were cordially received by Commissioner Valentine of the Pension Office.]

Image ID: 2030194

[Fifteen Pueblo Indians who are in Washington in aim to keep the firewater out of their territory in the state of New Me... (1911)


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:  [Fifteen Pueblo Indians who are in Washington in aim to keep the firewater out of their territory in the state of New Mexico. Parties composed of seven governors, three lieutenant governors, one president of a council, and four secretaries of state and Francis W. Wilson, United States Attorney for the Pueblo Indians. The purpose of their trip to Washington is to tender deeds of trust to their land to Secretary of the Interior Fisher hoping in this way to substitute Federal Laws for the State Laws under which they are now governed and which are extremely lax in regards to the importation of liquor on their lands. Our photo shows the Indians on the steps of the U. S. Pension Building where they were cordially received by Commissioner Valentine of the Pension Office.]

Creator

: Underwood & Underwood -- Photographer

Created Date

: 1911

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Catalog Call Number

: 104PH168.001

Digital ID

: 2030194

Record ID

: 1955458

Digital Item Published

: 6-6-2011; updated 8-2-2012

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