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Máshgáálíí and the Origins of the Mescalero People
February 18 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
Happening tomorrow at 2:00 pm at the El Paso Museum of Archaeology – Máshgáálíí and the Origins of the Mescalero People.
A free presentation by tribe elder, traditional medicine man and Director of the Mescalero Museum and Cultural Center, Joey Padilla.
Mr. Padilla will share with us the Origin and Creation Stories of the Mescalero Apache and later contact with European and Mexican peoples. He will share some of their beliefs and religious practices and sense of place in relation to their traditional homelands.
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. “Harvesting mescal, Apache.” The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/…/510d47da-7d25…