Chief Geronimo in Summer Camp

Description

Apache Chief Geronimo seated under a brush arbor at a summer camp in Indian Territory (Oklahoma).

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm.

Creation Information

[Snearly, Alice] & [Kelley, Lon] 1899.

Context

This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by Clay County Historical Society to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 4922 times , with 6 in the last month . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Clay County Historical Society

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Description

Apache Chief Geronimo seated under a brush arbor at a summer camp in Indian Territory (Oklahoma).

Physical Description

1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm.

Notes

Alice Snearly and Lon Kelley were photographers from Henrietta, Texas. They travelled often in the Oklahoma Indian territory photographing Native Americans at or near Ft. Sill. It is not possible to tell whether Alic Snearly or Lon Kelley took a particular photograph.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • 1899

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Aug. 18, 2006, 3:41 p.m.

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  • June 30, 2017, 9:36 a.m.

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[Snearly, Alice] & [Kelley, Lon]. Chief Geronimo in Summer Camp, photograph, 1899; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth16507/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Clay County Historical Society.