Quanah Parker

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2009 Top One Hundred Countdown # An American-Indian Posing Outdoors, Indian Territory, Oklahoma, by Irwin and Mankins Native American Beauty, Native American Photos, Native American Tribes, Native American History, Indian Tribes, Native Indian, Quanah Parker, Eskimo, Indian Territory

2009 Top One Hundred Countdown # 41: An American-Indian Posing Outdoors, Indian Territory, Oklahoma

I'm inclined to think that this card is authentic, but with photographs of Native-Americans, you always have to be cautious. I did buy it on Ebay, and the dealer was someone with a decent reputation, from the area. It someone could authentic the dress of this man as being Chickasaw, that would put us one step closer to saying that this is the genuine article. Duncan and Chickasha are in the Chickasaw part of the Indian Territory. Of course, someone who wanted to pass this off as authentic…

Memorial in Palo Duro Canyon, Texas for Comanche Chief Quanah Parker, son of captured Cynthia Parker & her indian captor. Gotta see this! Texas Roadtrip, Texas Travel, Texas Parks, State Parks, Quanah Parker, Texas Bucket List, Loving Texas, Texas History, Family History

Palo Duro Canyon State Park, the "Grand Canyon of Texas"

The big difference in this canyon and the "grand" one in Arizona besides overall size is the fact that one can drive into Palo Duro Canyon and see things close up as my mother and I did. See many photos of its beauty here in this hub.

Delegation to Washington, Standing, at left: Quanah; seated: To-nar-cy… Native American Pictures, Native American Wisdom, Native American Women, Native American History, Native American Indians, Comanche Indians, Plains Indians, Comanche Warrior, Quanah Parker

Delegation to Washington, 1897. Standing, at left: Quanah; seated: To-nar-cy, Apiatan, Apache John, and Big Looking Glass. (Courtesy National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.) Quanah Parker, Comanche Chief - William T. Hagan

Horseback He was the last Chief of the Comanche Tribe. Because Quanah Parker was never elected Chief by the Comanche tribe, but was rather appointed the role by federal agents, many assert that Chief Horseback is actually the last Comanche Chief.

Horseback (Unknown-1888) - Find A Grave Memorial

Native American Chief. He was the last Chief of the Comanche Tribe. Because Quanah Parker was never elected Chief by the Comanche tribe, but was rather appointed the role by federal agents, many assert that Chief Horseback is actually the last Comanche Chief. His Comanche name was Tir-ha-yah-gua-hip which translates to...

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Hugh L. Scott and tribal leaders, 1897. First row: Quanah, Scott, Big Looking Glass, and Apiatan. (Courtesy National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.) Quanah Parker, Comanche Chief - William T. Hagan

1905 Geronimo and five other historic Indian Chiefs lead President Theodore Roosevelt’s second Inaugural Parade. They created a sensation and brought the crowds along the parade route to their feet. Native American Photos, Native American History, Native American Indians, Presidential History, Trail Of Tears, Into The West, American Presidents, Us History, First Nations

Indians on the Inaugural March

At the invitation of Theodore Roosevelt, six Indian chiefs marched in his inaugural parade as representatives of their tribes

Ranald Slidell Mackenzie (July 1840 – January was a career United States Army officer and general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, He was the Subassistant Commissioner at Brownville, Cameron County from Oct. American Civil War, American History, American Soldiers, Quanah Parker, Military Careers, Union Army, Texas History, Civil War Photos, United States Army

Ranald Slidell Mackenzie (July 27, 1840 – January 19, 1889) was a career United States Army officer and general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, He was the Subassistant Commissioner at Brownville, Cameron County from Oct.–Dec. 1867

Adobe Walls, Texas around 1874 before it became a battle ground. Now a Texas Ghost Town Native American Church, American Indians, Comanche Warrior, Carthage Missouri, Comanche Indians, Quanah Parker, Adobe, Only In Texas, Battle Ground

Jun 27, 1874 28 Buffalo hunters & 700 Indians clash at Adobe Walls an old trading post in the Texas panhandle. -- Chief Quanah Parker and Lone Wolf amassed a force of about 700 Commanche, Kiowa, and Cheyenne braves, however, the smaller force of buffalo hunters repulsed the much larger force of attacking Indians using new high-powered .50 caliber Sharps rifles.