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Narrator tells the tumultuous history of his town of Santa Catarina Ixtahuacán, Solalá. He then recounts the Spanish conquest of the K'ichees. This story is similar to another story (#68) in this collection.
Latin American and Iberian Institute, University of New Mexico
immigration; municipal affairs; war
Mondloch, James; Miguel Guarchaj Ch'o'x; and Diego Guarchaj. "Oral History #001: Santa Catarina Ixtahuacán." (1968). https://digitalrepository.unm.edu/laii_kichemaya/139