Pueblo de Santa Clara
This week's Record of the Week is a map of survey approved on July 26, 1859, of Pueblo de Santa Clara. As noted in the upper right corner of the document, on December 22, 1858, U.S. Congress approved and recognized land claims by the people of Pueblo de Santa Clara. This approval made Santa Clara Pueblo one of the first Pueblos to have land claims recognized by Congress. Read more on ArcGIS Story Maps.
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