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Navajo prisoners of Kit Carson's 1864 campaign

4.7 Some of the more than 8,000 Navajo who surrendered to Kit Carson during his 1864 campaign of destruction through their homeland. Carson forced his prisoners to take the "Long Walk" across New Mexico to a barren reservation set aside for them along the Pecos River at Bosque Redondo.

(National Archives [#111-SC-87976])


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