Comancheria- The red outlined area is the largest area claimed by any Indian Nation. The Comancheria land consisted of parts of Colorado, Texas, Kansas, New Mexico and Oklahoma. The Comanche Indians claimed this land from the early till
Quanah Parker, the last Comanche chief, son of a Comanche brave and a kidnapped white girl named Cynthia Ann Parker, taken at age 9 from Fort Parker in Mexia, Texas. The fort still stands and can be toured today.
Quanah Parker, son of Comanche Chief Peta Nocona & Cynthia Ann Parker, a white girl taken captive during the 1836 raid on Parker's Fort, Texas. Quanah was the last Chief of the Comanche Nation, and he never lost a battle.
The teacher can provide historical pictures of Native Americans from the different tribes of Texas and discuss how clothing, weapons, cultural objects, toys, etc. in the pictures give us insight into where and how they lived.
Comanche Indians in Palo Duro Canyon photograph taken on JA ranch Buffalo hunt with Teddy Roosevelt Charles Goodnight Chief Quannah Parker and Big Tree Lone Wolf Sr. Hunt was staged for Edison film crew.