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    Wounds That Have Not Healed: Taos Revolt of 1847 and Kit Carson Park


    The recent controversy over the renaming of Kit Carson Park to Red Willow Park has a backstory that predates the presence of American settlers and goes to the heart of the reconciliation aspect of the name change. Namely that Hispanic and Native residents of this territory resisted and revolted against the thievery and corruption of the newly appointed governing powers that were imposed by the United States military after the Mexican-American War.



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