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Unformatted text preview: By 1863 Carleton and Carson have forced the Mescalero Apaches onto the Bosque Redondo reservation. Apache Apache In 1871, suspicious Anglos, Mexicans, and Papagos raid an Apache camp. President Grant is outraged and sends General Oliver Howard to establish a reservation. By 1872 a series of agencies is set up and a frontiersman trusted by the Apaches, Thomas Jefferds, is made the Indian agent, and Apaches come in by 1873. 2 Apache Reservation life is a trial for the Apaches and resistance arises under Victorio (Mangas Coloradas’ successor) and Geronimo in 1877. The Apaches raid on both sides of the Mexican border. Both Mexican and American armies pursue them. The Apaches were sent as prisoners of war to be interned in Florida. In 1894 they were transferred to Ft. Sill, Oklahoma. This continued off and on until 1886, when the Apache leaders surrendered to a unit of the 7th Cavalry which included Col. Nelson Miles....
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This note was uploaded on 12/18/2009 for the course LING 155AC taught by Professor Rhodes during the Fall '09 term at Berkeley.
- Fall '09