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Main Title Pueblo Indian water rights : struggle for a precious resource /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
DuMars, Charles T.
O'Leary, Marilyn.
Utton, Albert E.
Tysseling, John C.
Publisher University of Arizona Press,
Year Published 1984
OCLC Number 31884797
ISBN 0816508321; 9780816508327
Subjects Pueblo Indians--Legal status, laws, etc ; Pueblo Indians--Claims--History ; Water rights--New Mexico--History ; Rio Grande (Colo-Mexico and Tex)--Water rights--History ; North America--Rio Grande ; Rio Grande--Water rights--History
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ERAM  KFN4105.5.P9D85 1984 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/07/1996
Collation vi, 183 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-177) and index.
Contents Notes
The law of the Río Grande -- Water at the heart of three cultures : the depth of the dispute -- The Pueblo water right as aboriginal -- The Pueblo water right as a treaty right -- The Pueblo water right as a winters right -- The Pueblo Lands Acts of 1924 and 1933 : their impact on Pueblo water rights -- The inability of the legislature to resolve the issue -- The physical parameters of judicial resolution -- Legal and political realities : obstacles to the actual allocation of water -- Apportioning the Río Grande. The Pueblo Indians and their dealings with water rights.