Maps and Photographs
Maps by DONALD BUFKIN
Photographs by DAVID BURCKHALER

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1. Potam Church/Potam Teopo

2. Huirivis Church/Wiivisim Teopo

3. Pitihaya Church/Pitaya Teopo


4. Vicam Church/Vicam Teopo

5. Loma Vahkom Church/Loma Vahkom Teopo

6. Rahum Church/Rahum Teopo


7. Torim Church/Torim Teopo. Church under construction (left). Rectory (right)

8. Cocorit Church/Ko'oko'im teopo. Site of traditional Yaqui church now used by Mexicans

9. Bacum Church/Vahkom Teopo. Site of traditional Yaqui church now used by Mexicans


10. Vicam Pueplo/Vikam Pueplo. The ramada-meeting place in the principal village of the Eight Pueblos

11. Río Yaqui, near Kompuertam

12. Crosses making the boundary between Rahum and Wiivisim


13. Yaqui home, Torim pueplo

14. Totoitakuse'epo, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

15. Takalaim, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso


16. Yasikue, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

17. Samawaaka, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

18. Wo'ochime'a, an important mountain in Yaqui tradition


19. Mataukame, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

20. Tosal Kawi, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

21. Re'epa kawi, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso


22. Otam Kawi, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso

23. Avas Kaure, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso. This pahko rama/ceremonial ramada is located on the summit

24. Mata'ale, an important mountain mentioned by Don Alfonso


25. Don Alfonso Florez Leyva (center) with Felipe Molina (left) and Steve Armadillo (right)

26. Don Alfonso Florez Leyva with his wife, Juana, and their children and grandchildren, Las Gu´simas

27. Don Alfonso and a group of Yaqui elders at Vicam Switch/Vicam Suichi where they met to discuss the "Testamento" and boundary problems


28. Don Alfonso discussing boundaries with Mayo elders, near Guaymitas, Navojoa

29. Don Alfonso looking over maps from Spanish Colonial times kept by Majo elders

30. Larry Evers and Felipe Molina (second and third from left) with collaborators, Guillermo Amarillas Flores (first), Timothy Cruz (fourth), and Angel Duarte (fifth) at the Río Yaqui near Vicam