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Geronimo, Apache Chief and Medicine Man

Collins Studio, Geronimo, Apache Chief and Medicine Man, Lawton, OK, 1903 (181.2003) Collins Studio, Geronimo, Apache Chief and Medicine Man, Lawton, OK [verso], 1903 (181.2003) An Apache leader, Geronimo (1829–1909) was legendary for his courage and determination in resisting white … Continue reading

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Red Bird, Oklahoma

Unidentified Photographer, [Townspeople of Red Bird, Oklahoma, in front of railroad depot], ca. 1910 The Daniel Cowin Collection of African American Vernacular Photography During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, African Americans established at least 88, and perhaps as … Continue reading

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