Navajo-Hopi Nations,Flagstaff & Winslow News
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Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez, Vice President Myron Lizer, first and second ladies, Chief Justice JoAnn B. Jayne, and members of the 24th Navajo Nation Council were in attendance June 1 as the Navajo Nation Museum unveiled the Navajo Treaty of 1868 – “Tappan Copy,” donated by Clare “Kitty” P. Weaver to the Navajo Nation, in Window Rock, Arizona. (Office of the President and Vice President)

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A 150-year-old document that allowed Navajos to return to their homeland in the Four Corners region where Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado meet is destined for a permanent home at the tribe’s museum.

By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press June 4, 2019