The Pueblo of Pojoaque

The Pueblo of Pojoaque was one of 19 pueblos in New Mexico that was influenced and impacted by the Spaniards who traveled up El Camino Real starting in 1598. Get a glimpse into some of the interactions and outcomes between two very different cultures.

Confluence of Trade

Confluence of Trade
Precontact: Trade amongst pueblo people provided materials for everyday life. Some goods contributed to basic needs while other items enhanced ceremonial pageantry.
(1.5 MG pdf)

Road to Revolt

The Road to Revolt
Contact: The Pueblo Revolt of 1680 is one of the few times in American history that Indians defeated their European oppressors. (552 KB pdf)

Cultures Merge

Cultures Merge
Today: How do opposing cultures make it through generations of strife? How does the Pueblo of Pojoaque function today?
(1 MG pdf)

Last updated: February 24, 2015

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