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There is an ancient Indian saying~ Something lives only as long as the last person who remembers it. My people have come to trust memory over history. Memory, like fire, is radiant & immutable while history serves only those who seek to control it, those who douse the flame of memory in order to put out the dangerous fire of truth. Beware these men for they are dangerous & unwise. Their false history is written in the blood of those who might remember & seek the truth. ~Floyd Red Crow…

Cynthia Ann Parker

Chief Quanah Parker of the Kwahadi Comanche, 1892. The the son of Comanche chief Peta Nocona and Cynthia Ann Parker, a European American, Quanah emerged as a dominant figure, particularly after the 'Comanches' final defeat. The US appointed Quanah principal chief of the entire nation once the people had gathered on the reservation and later introduced general elections. With seven wives and 25 children, Quanah had numerous descendants. Many people in Texas and Oklahoma claim him as an…

Frank A Rinehart (1861-1928) In Winter, Kiowa, 1898 (Sitting at the left - Ah-Keah-Boat (aka Jim Two Hatchet) kThis post has 254 notes tThis was posted 14 hours ago rThis was reblogged from savage-america Rhttp:// amertribes.proboards.com/index.cgi?board=k...