The Museum's mission is to advance and share the experience and knowledge of what has happened in the past and what this has meant for Native peoples today; to preserve the memory of those who died or suffered; to offer comfort, support, encouragement and understanding; and to encourage its visitors to reflect upon the need for dignity of, and respect among all peoples.
You are invited to explore this Virtual Museum at your leisure and visit us frequently.
Excerpts from the Journal of Columbus during his 1492 voyage
From second letter to Charles V, 1520
BARTOLOME DE LAS CASAS
Excerpts from a short account of the destruction of the Indies in 1542
ÁLVAR NÚÑEZ CABEZA DE VACA
Adventures in the unknown interior of America