Traditional Cultural Properties

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Kate Sarther Gann
Communications Coordinator
(520) 882-6946, ext. 16

2014
23
Mar

New York Times Explores the Value of Collections-Based Research

New York Times Explores the Value of Collections-Based Research Galleries usually get all the publicity, but at many museums the biggest news is happening in the basement. In recent years, curators, visiting scholars, interns and even students have discovered — or rediscovered — cultural treasur...
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2014
09
Feb

New Mexico's Supreme Court Reinstates Traditional Cultural Property Designation for Mount Taylor

New Mexico's Supreme Court Reinstates Traditional Cultural Property Designation for Mount Taylor The New Mexico Supreme Court handed the pueblos of Acoma and Laguna a victory Thursday, upholding a state panel’s designation of Mount Taylor as a traditional cultural property. The ruling effectively...
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2013
12
May

Broad Coalition Supports Archaeological Preservation along the Great Bend of the Gila

Broad Coalition Supports Archaeological Preservation along the Great Bend of the Gila Roy and Ella Pierpoint continue a 1,500-year way of life, farming near an area awash in Hohokam and Patayan treasures. The Pierpoints, who farm the land the Hohokams cultivated, say they want Congress to shield ...
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2011
13
Feb

Mount Taylor Stripped of Traditional Cultural Property Designation

Mount Taylor Stripped of Traditional Cultural Property Designation It was about respect, said the Acoma, Hopi, Laguna, Navajo and Zuni tribes in mid-2008 pitching the designation of Mount Taylor as a traditional cultural property. A year later the TCP designation was a done deal, except that some...
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