Sichomovi, Arizona

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One of the three Hopi villages on First Mesa, which is part of the Hopi Indian Reservation in northeastern Arizona. The village was established in 1750 by members of various Hopi clans from the neighboring settlement of Walpi, and has been occupied continuously since then.

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"View in Sichomovi, 1872-1878," photograph, Melander Collection of Henry T. Hiester glass negatives (045498). Palace of the Governors Photo Archives, New Mexico History Museum, Santa Fe. All rights reserved. Use with permission only.

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