Skip to main content
A service of Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records, a division of the Secretary of State. Arizona Memory Project

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • All fields: Indians--Wars
(147 results)



Display: 20

    • The Chiricahua Apache, Images in Myth and History

    • Orozco, Rebecca
    • Chiricahua Indians; Chiricahua Indian Reservation (Ariz.); Chiricahua Indians--Treaties; Arizona--History; Chiricahua Apache Indians; Apache Indian--Wars, 1883-1886; Apache Indians--Wars, 1872-1873; Indians--Chiefs; Fort Huachuca (Ariz.) History....
    • This 57 slide powerpoint presentation is related to the lecture of the same name in this collection. Many of the images in the slides appear courtesy of the Arizona Historical Society. Famous warriors such as Geronimo and Naiche were photographed...
    • May 23

    • Unknown
    • Carson, Kit, 1809-1868; Navajo Indians--Relocation; Navajo Indian Wars; Navajo Indians--Reservations
    • Col. Christopher "Kit" Carson, who directed the campaign against the Navajo people which resulted in their surrender and exile to Fort Sumner, died on this date in 1868, just nine days before the signing of a treaty which allowed the Navajos to...
    • The Chiricahua Apache

    • Cavaliere, Bill
    • Chiricahua Apache Indians; Apache Indian--Wars; 1883-1886; Indians--Chiefs; Arizona-- History; Cochise County (Ariz.); Cochise County (Ariz.) History
    • This audio file is a 45 minute lecture by Cochise County historian, Bill Cavaliere. He discusses his travels to sites important to Chiricahua Apache history. It includes history on the Apache leaders, Cochise, Taza, Nitsche, and Victorio. He...
    • The Chiricahua Apaches, Images in Myth and History

    • Orozco, Rebecca
    • Chiricahua Indians; Chiricahua Indian Reservation (Ariz.); Chiricahua Indians--Treaties; Arizona--History; Chiricahua Apache Indians; Apache Indian--Wars; 1883-1886; Indians--Chiefs; Arizona--History; Fort Huachuca (Ariz.) History. Fort Bowie...
    • This is a 38 minute lecture on the story of the Chiricahua. This audio is related to the powerpoint presentation under the same name in this collection. The lecture begins with the first American's contact with the Chiricahua when beaver trappers...
    • Military Outposts in the Chiricahua Mountains

    • Orozco, Rebecca
    • Military posts; Army posts; Military bases--Arizona; Chiricahua Apache Indians; Fort Bowie (Ariz.) History 19th century; Gadsen Purchase; Apache Indian--Wars, 1883-1886; Apache Indians--Wars, 1872-1873; Cochise County (Ariz.); Cochise County...
    • During the long years of the Chiricahua Apache wars with the United States, the military established a number of outposts to block their escape routes into the rugged Chiricahua Mountains. Learn about the history of Fort Bowie, Camp Bonita and Camp...
    • Military Outposts of the Chiricahua Mountains

    • Orozco, Rebecca
    • Military posts (Ariz); Army posts; Military bases--Arizona; Chiricahua Apache Indians; Fort Bowie (Ariz.) History 19th century; Gadsen Purchase; Apache Indian--Wars, 1883-1886; Apache Indians--Wars, 1872-1873; Cochise County (Ariz.); Cochise County...
    • This Powerpoint presentation is related to the lecture of the same name in this collection. It contains 53 slides with images and photos depicting the life and times of the military outposts built in the mid and late 19th century to protect the...
    • Amos, Cooley and West Family History, Part 1

    • West, Glenn and West, Lonnie
    • Oral histories; Arizona History; Apache County (Ariz.); Navajo County (Ariz.); Biography; Cooley, Corydon E. (Corydon Eliphalet), 1836-1917; White Mountain Apache of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation; Apache Indians--Wars; Apache Indians--Women;...
    • Part 1: Glenn and Lonnie West tell the history of their mother's grandparents, Corydon E. and Mollie Cooley. Corydon E. Cooley came west from Virginia when he was 20 years old, before the Civil War. He first moved to Santa Fe, but then followed...
    • Apache Wars

    • Arizona Capitol Museum Staff
    • Arizona Territory; Apache Wars; Geronimo, 1829-1909; Naiche, Apache Indian, 1856-1921; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886
    • This segment of the exhibit provides photos and text documenting the Apache Wars.

      The Apache Wars were not a single organized campaign, but rather a prolonged series of skirmishes and battles. The conflicts stretched from before Arizona's...
    • June 4

    • Baker & Johnson
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890; Indians of North America--Wars--Arizona
    • General George Crook assumed command of the Department of Arizona on this date in 1871. This photograph of General Crook taken at Fort Bowie is dated 1885.
    • July 15

    • Bell, William A.
    • Cochise, Apache chief, d.1874 ; Mangas Coloradas, Apache chief, d. 1863? ; Apache Indians--Wars; Apache Pass (Ariz.)
    • On this date in 1862, advance troops of the U.S. Army's California Column were ambushed in Apache Pass by a group of Chiricahua Apaches led by Cochise (Cheis) and Mangas Coloradas (Dasoda-hae). The Apaches were finally driven off, but they...
    • August 25

    • Unknown
    • Geronimo,1829-1909; Gatewood, Charles B.; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925; Apache Indians--Wars, 1883-1886
    • On this date in 1886, Lt. Charles B. Gatewood, accompanied only by two Apache scouts, entered an Apache camp in the Sierra Madre Mountains south of the Mexican border and persuaded Geronimo to surrender to General Nelson A. Miles. This photograph...
    • Geronimo and Warriors

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs; Crook, George, 1829-1890 -- Photographs; Naiche, Apache Indian, 1856-1921 -- Photographs
    • Geronimo (center) and warriors before the 1886 Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) negotiations. Naiche (far right) wears a telescope around his shoulder.
    • Group of Apaches

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • Men, women and children at Geronimo's Camp during the March 1886 negotiations at Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico.)
    • General Crook's Camp

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • General George Crook's Camp with army mule pack train visible at far left. U.S. Scout camp at far right.
    • The U.S. Army Indian Scouts

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs; Maus, L. Mervin (Louis Mervin), 1851-1939 -- Photographs; Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs
    • Apache Scouts led by Lieutenant Maus in 1886.
    • Overview of Apache Camp

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Crook, George, 1829-1890 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • Overview of the Apache camp during the negotiations at Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico.)
    • General Crook, Staff, Interpreters, and Packers

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Crook, George, 1829-1890 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs; Bourke, John Gregory, 1846-1896 -- Photographs; Horn, Tom, 1860-1903 --...
    • General George Crook, staff, interpreters, and packers in front of tents at the army camp during the Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) negotiations.
    • Geronimo's Camp with Sentinel

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • Geronimo's camp with sentinel before the 1886 Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) negotiations.
    • Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico)

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • View of U.S. Scout camp during the negotiations at Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico.)
    • Geronimo and Naiche

    • Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901
    • Geronimo, 1829-1909 -- Photographs; Naiche, Apache Indian, 1856-1921 -- Photographs; Apache Indians -- Wars, 1883-1886 -- Photographs; Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico) -- Photographs
    • Geronimo and Naiche mounted, Naiche wearing hat; son of Geronimo standing by his side. This photograph was taken by special request of Geronimo before negotiations with Gen. George Crook in March 1886 at Cañon de los Embudos (Mexico.)

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK