University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Baldwin Parker Narrative, 1930



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Parker, Baldwin, 1883-1963
Title: Parker, Baldwin, Narrative
Dates: 1930
Abstract: Composed of one volume, the Baldwin Parker Narrative, 1930, describes the life of famed Comanche chief Quanah Parker.
Extent: 1 vol.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

The son of Comanche chief Quanah Parker, Baldwin Parker was (1883-1963) born in the Indian Territory as one of 25 children.


Scope and Contents

Composed of one volume, the Baldwin Parker Narrative, 1930, describes the life of famed Comanche chief Quanah Parker. The essay details Quanah’s life, particularly relationships with whites as well as other tribes, the removal of the tribe to Indian Territory, and family history.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Parker, Baldwin, 1883-1963 -- Archives
Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911
Subjects
Comanche Indians -- Biography
Comanche Indians -- History
Places
Indian Territory -- History

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Baldwin Parker Narrative, 1930, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project, 2009-2011.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2R133 Baldwin Parker Narrative, 1930