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Photo by George Hardeen
At the Bosque Redondo Memorial building ribbon cutting are New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson, left, New Mexico State Sen. John Pinto, Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley,Jr., Navajo Nation Council Speaker Lawrence T. Morgan, N.M. Lt. Gov. Diane Denish, U.S. Sen. Jeff Bingaman and N.M. Secretary of Indian Affairs Benny Shendo.

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Bosque Redondo Memorial dedicated June 4

BOSQUE REDONDO, N.M. -- The memory of the most painful period in Navajo history drew hundreds of Navajos here June 4, including Navajo Nation President Joe Shirley Jr. and First Lady Vikki Shirley.