They were from Echilat, a village that existed for more than 2000 years in the Carmel Mountains the Padres called it La Rancheria De San Fraciscito."
-Rumsen Ohlone Elder Tony Cerda
From: Rumsen Ohlone
Photo by Michael Fiala
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