Indigenous Peoples of New Mexico

The Past

Prehistoric Migration of American Indians

Folsom, Clovis Points and information about Paleo-Indian points in NM.

Paleoindian and Archaic Peoples

The Search for the First Americans

The Spread of Maize to the Colorado Plateau

Anasazi, Hohokam & Mogollon Indians of the Southwest

Chronology of Southwestern Archaeology

Pueblo Bonito.

Chaco Canyon.

Casa Rinconada 1995 Site Guide in Chaco Canyon.

Anasazi Pueblos and Kivas

Anasazi: Prehistoric People of the Desert Southwest

The Chaco Meridian

Evaluation Models of Chaco

Indian Ruins in the Four corners Area

The Anasazi & Kokipelli

Mysteries of Chaco - The Aerial Prespective

Gran Quivira: A Blending of Cultures in a Pueblo Indian Village

Southwest culture: Information on the Anasazi & Pueblo Peoples

Aztec Monument, Northern San Juan Basin.

Aztec Ruins National Monument, Aztec, New Mexico

Chaco Canyon Picture Gallery

Anasazi Archaeology at Mesa Verde

The Mogollon

Bandelier National Monument, a Photo Gallery

Salinas Pueblo Missions National Monument

Prehistoric Peoples of the Desert Southwest

History of the Zuni

"Pueblo Indian Influence" from Albuquerque's Environmental Story.

Laguna Pueblo History

Pecos National Historic Park

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680

The Navajo before 1696

Long Walk

Navajo Long Walk

The Navajo Code Talkers by Harrison Lapahie Jr.

Windtalkers The Story Behind The Movie from

The Story of the Navajo Code Talkers from U.S. Navy site

Memories Come To Us In the Rain and the Wind Extracts from Oral Histories
and Photographs of Navajo Uranium Miners & Their Families

U.S. Treaty With The Navajo Tribe, 1868

Indian Ruins of the Four Corners Area

Curtis Collection Copper Photogravure Plates - All tribes (Zuni, Navaho, etc) can be accessed through one drop-down list box on the home page. Just select one entry in the "Tribes" list box in the group of 4 list boxes on the left of the page.

Post-Contact Social Organization of Three Apache Tribes

Apache History

Western Apache

Geronimo, His Own Story

A Chiricahua Apache`s Account of the Geronimo Campaign of 1886

Cochise & Geronimo: The Chiricahua Apaches.

Geronimo's Surrender

Apache Warriors

Comanche History


The Present

Guide to Native Americans in New Mexico.

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Pueblo Cultural Center.

Sandia Pueblo

Jemez Pueblos

Restoration of San Esteban del Rey Church in Acoma

Isleta Pueblo

Pojoaque Pueblo, north of Santa Fe, Poeh Cultural Center & Museum

Taos Pueblo and the Taos Mountain Casino

Images of Taos Pueblo

Pueblo of Zuni

Adding a Breath to Zuni Life - Story of the Kachina Murals on the Zuni church

Beyond Traditions ~ In honor of Zuni Fetishes

San Juan Pueblo Solar Project

Santa Anna Pueblo Tribal Enterprises

Calendar of Native American Events and Dances in Central New Mexico

Ceremonial Costumes of the Pueblo Indians Their Evolution, Fabrication, and Significance in the Prayer Drama

Songs of the Pueblo Peoples

Koshares - The Sacred Clowns

Picuris Pueblo Matachines Dances

Picuris Pueblo

Bien Mur Indian Market Center owned and operated by Sandia Pueblo

Pueblo Languages

Hear the Pueblo Languages of New Mexico

The Pueblo of Sandia Petroglyph Project

Pueblos: Masonry and Adobe Communal Housing

Internet Public Library: Pueblo Pottery Exhibit

Pueblo Indian History and Resources

NM Indian Tribes

The Navajo Nation Home Page

Discover the Navajo Nation

From Chinle, Arizona The "Unofficial"
Canyon De Chelly & Navajo Website

Background and History of Navajo-Churro Sheep, Descendants of the Iberian Churra

Next-generation Medicine Man- An interview with Albert Laughter.

Navajo Clans

Navajo Rugs: Styles on the Reservation

NavajoTreaties, Laws and Documents

Scenic Photos on the Navajo Nation

Navajo Newspaper: The Navajo Times Online

The Diné -People of the Canyon Land
Next-generation Medicine Man - An interview with Albert Laughter.

Sacred Mountains as a Hogan

HOGAN: Diné (Navajo) Traditional House

Breaking Tradition, The Federally-Built Landscape of the Navajo Nation. Document in PDF.

Sand paintings

Sand paintings of the Navajo

The Hooghan

The Navajo Homes, Food, Clothing, and culture

Navajo Ceremonial

Changing Woman

A History of Navajo Weaving

Navajo People - Learn about the Diné and Diné Bikeyah

Diné CARE ~ Diné Citizens Against Ruining our Environment

Navajo Religion A Sacred Way of Life

Navajo Legends

Diné Bich'iya' - Traditional Navajo Recipes

History of Navajo Weaving

Navajo Genecology & Family History of Harrison Lapahie Jr.,
along with further information about his people.

Jicarilla Apache Nation

Jicarilla Apache Culture

Myths of the Jicarilla Apache

The official White Mountain Tribal Site

Apache Ceremonies, Rituals and Beliefs

Becoming Woman: The Sunrise Ceremony

Through Apache Eyes...PurpleHawk's Nest

Apache Indian Photo Gallery - Photos of Apache, past and present

Apache History, beliefs, customs, food, ceremonies, dwellings, and more

Apache Food, Crops & Hunting

Chiricahua Wickiup

Profile Of An Apache Woman

Jicarilla Apache Texts

Chiricahua and Mescalero Apache Text


Apache Leaders

Apache Women

Apache: Creation Story

An Apache Medicine Dance

Apache Warriors

Against the Winds: Traditions of Native American Running.

SW Association forIndian Arts

Indian Arts & Crafts Association

Peace Party, A multi cultural comic book featuring Native Americans

Native American Herbs & Plants Of The Southwest

Rock Art of the Southwest

Hopi: The Corn People

Native American Rights Fund

Institute of Native American Arts

Southwest Indian People: Overview had information on all the Indian People through the U.S. Southwest

Gallup Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial

Native American Images

Santa Fe Indian School

Native American Studies atthe University of New Mexico

SIPI - Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute

American Indian Science & Engineering Society

Casa Rinconada

Legends, Lore & Literature

Pueblo Indian Folk-Stories

At the Rainbow's End & Spider Rock,Navajo Lore.

Anasazi Diaspora -- Navajo Myth

Navajo Creation Ceremony

The Dîné: Origin Myths of the Navaho Indians

The Sacred Sky of the Navajo and Pueblo.

Myths of the Jicarilla Apache

The Origins of Fire & Animals according to Jicarilla Apache Lore.

Apache Creation Story

Apache Indian Folklore - "Why the Bat Hangs Upside Down"
Check the drop down menu for more Apache Legends

Myths of the Jicarilla Apache

Rainmakers From The Gods, Hopi Katsinam

The Origin of Summer and Winter according to Acoma/Laguna Lore.

The Zuni Creation


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site dealing with the Native Peoples of New Mexico let me know.