Géronimo n'a jamais été chef, mais en tant qu'homme-médecine (chaman) et guerrier reconnu et respecté, il eut une grande influence sur les Apaches Chiricahuas. Après la mort de Tazha, le fils aîné de Cochise, Naiche, le second fils du vieux chef doit partager le contrôle de la tribu avec lui.

"Navajo Boy" Photo taken by Carl Moon circa Mr. Moon captured many Native Americans on film while traveling through Arizona.

Cochise - 1815-1874 Though actually pronounced K-you Ch-Ish, this Apache leader is second only to Geronimo when it comes to that tribe’s historical significance. Often described as having the classical Indian frame; muscular, large for the time, and known to wear his long, black hair in a traditional pony tail, Cochise aided in the uprising to resist intrusions by Mexicans and American in the 19th century.

Cochise, Chiricahua Apache, and His Wife. Cochise (or "Cheis") was one of the most famous Apache leaders (along with Geronimo and Mangas Coloradas) to resist intrusions by Americans during the century.

The reign of Whittaker!!

The reign of Whittaker!!

Geronimo (Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche/Scots-Irish) - 1905

Geronimo (Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche/Scots-Irish) - ** I love this photo. What a wonderful piece of history.

"Geronimo is said to have had magical powers. He could see into the future, walk without creating footprints and even hold off the dawn to protect his own. This Apache Indian warrior and his band of 37 followers defied federal authority for more than 25 years."

"Geronimo A Apache Warrior. He could see into the future, walk without creating footprints and even hold off the dawn to protect his own.

Naiche (1857-1919), est un chef apache. Il fut le dernier chef héréditaire de la bande apache des Chiricahuas. Il est aussi connu comme peintre.

White Wolf : Elders talk about the significance of long hair in Native American Cultures Naiche - Chiricahua Apache Youngest son of Cochise

l'homme à qui est attribuée cette citation est né en 1829 et mort en 1909. Quand le monde ne comptait que 1,7 milliards d'habitants...

Only after the last tree has been cut down, only after the last river has been poisoned, only after the last fish has been caught, only then. will you understand that money can't be eaten.

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Geronimo didnt like his picture taken let alone when wearing a white mans clothing. he looks totally uncomfortable 😡

Lenna Geronimo, the daughter of Geronimo and wife Ih-tedda, a Mescalero Apache, was the full sister of Robert Geronimo, Geronimo's only living son. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Geronimo was a prominent leader of the Bedonkohe Apache who fought against Mexico and the United States for their expansion into Apache tribal lands for several decades during the Apache Wars

Lena Geronimo,Beautiful daughter of Geronimo .1900.

Geronimo’s daughter, Lenna ca. 1900 was Bedonkohe-Mescalero and born 1886 at Fort Marion in St. while her father was a prisoner there. The medical staff named her Marion (after the fort) but she took the name Lenna.