[ak-uh-maw-, -muh, ah-kuh]
- a Pueblo Indian village near Albuquerque, New Mexico, built on a sandstone mesa: oldest continuously inhabited location in the U.S.
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The Acoma, says Turiault, is one of the grandest trees in the forests of the Antilles."Gombo Zhbes"
But Acoma itself seemed to take the lesson to heart less than any of them.
Acoma, as you know, had a permanent missionary by 1629; and he built a church.
The last attempt at a Pueblo uprising was in 1728; but Acoma was not implicated in it at all.
On the 27th of the same month he camped at the foot of the lofty cliffs of Acoma.