Pueblo Native Americans Protest Miller family photo

Pueblo Native Americans Protest

Taken at White House, Washington DC, District of Columbia USA in .

Pueblo Native Americans protesting in 1923 a broken promise made by President Lincoln. Santiago Naranjo, Waihusing, James Miller, and Jesus Baca are wearing traditional and western clothing, each wea ... show more

Pueblo Native Americans protesting in 1923 a broken promise made by President Lincoln.

Santiago Naranjo, Waihusing, James Miller, and Jesus Baca are wearing traditional and western clothing, each wearing a blanket. They are carrying a cane given them by Abraham Lincoln as a token of his promise of permanent retention of their lands.

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Underwood and Underwood

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