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A Look Into a River's Past

Santa Rosa Rancheria Family

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On the BanksEarly MapsA Flourishing EcosystemTurning Marsh into FarmlandRow of RowboatsTurn of the Century AbodeA Lake DisappearsFamily with BasketsMan with a Tule HouseYokut Portrait, 1910Preparing AcornsSanta Rosa Rancheria Family

Santa Rosa Rancheria Family

“Indian John” poses with his family at the Santa Rosa Rancheria near Lemoore, Calif., in the Central Valley.

The Santa Rosa Rancheria belongs to the Tachi Yokut tribe and is still active today.

For more on this story, read Restoring the San Joaquin River and Recalling Its History.