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Wahkpa Chu'gn Buffalo Jump honored with 2021 Christmas ornament


Last updated 9/13/2021 at 12:02pm

Havre Daily News/Patrick Johnston

Havre/Hill County Historic Preservation Officer Becki Miller, holding ornament, presents the 2021 Christmas ornament featuring Wahkpa Chu'gn Buffalo Jump to former jump manager Anna Brumley, pink sweater, Saturday in the site's interpretive center.

The Havre/Hill County Historic Preservation Commission presented the first of its 2021 Christmas ornaments to Anna Brumley and the staff of the Wahkpa Chu'gn Buffalo Jump in an event that drew a significant crowd Saturday.

The commission honors one historic location in the area each year with an ornament depicting the building or site being honored, and this year's honors Wahkpa Chu'gn.

The ornament's design is based on a sketch by Alberta-based Artist Jim Marshall, who made the Jump's mural displayed off U.S. Highway 2 by Havre Inn and Suites.

The commission's Historic Preservation Offi...

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