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Louis Palenske photographed Canyon de Chelly, located in the Navajo Nation in northern Arizona, while on a photographic excursion through northern New Mexico and northern Arizona. The Navajo people, and before them the Hopi and the ancient Pueblo civilizations lived in the canyon for over 5,000 years. The canyon was designated as a National Monument in 1931. Funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.

Creator: Palenske, Louis F., 1858-1943
Date: 1928-1938

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Item Number: 441144
Call Number: Wabaunsee County Historical Society
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 441144

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