• Title:

    No. 176 - Council between General Crook and Geronimo

  • Description:

    Council between General George Crook (1828-90) and Goyathlay (Geronimo, 1825-1909), in wooded area, arranging terms of the surrender in the Sierra Madre Mountains of Mexico. Included are, Lt. William Shipp; Lt. Samson Faison; Captain Cyrus Roberts; Geronimo; Concepcion; Nana; Noche; Lt. Marion Maus; Jose Maria; Antonio Besias; Jose Montoyo, Captain J. G. Bourke; General Crook; Charles D. Roberts; Tommy Blair; Henry W. Daly; Josanie; Chihuahua; Tom Moore; Martin Foster (?); Mayor Charles M. Strauss.

  • Culture/People:

    Chiricahua Apache

  • Date created:

    March 27, 1886

  • Photographer:

    Camillus S. Fly (Camillus Sidney Fly), Non-Indian, 1849-1901

  • Place:

    Arroyo de los Embudos (CaƱon de los Embudos); Sonora State; Mexico

  • Format/Object name:

    Albumen print

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of Herman Schweizer (ca. 1872-ca. 1940, manager of the Fred Harvey Company Indian Department and Museum); probably donated to MAI in 1924, when Schweizer donated several objects.

  • Dimensions:

    8 x 10 in.

  • Catalog number:


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