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TABIRA INDIANS. The Tabira Indians, originally inhabitants of the New Mexican pueblo of the same name, abandoned that village between 1670 and 1675 because of Apache depredations and eventually reached the vicinity of El Paso.


Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).

W. E. S. Dickerson


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

W. E. S. Dickerson, "TABIRA INDIANS," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.