Kiowa Articles in Historical Journals

Compiled by Randy Vance

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American Indian Culture and Research Journal (AICR) (E75 A5124)

Carocci, Max. “Visualizing Gender Variability in Plains Indian Pictographic Art.” Vol. 33 No. 1 2009. (Plains/Ind)

Ellis, Clyde. “A Remedy for Barbarians: Indian Schools, the Civilizing Programs, and the Kiowa-Comanche-Apache Reservation, 1871-1915.” Vol. 18 No. 3 1994. (Kiowa/Comanche/Apache/U.S. Gov)

Palmer, Mark H. “Sold! The Loss of Kiowa Allotments in the Post-Indian Reorganization Era.” Vol. 35 No. 3 2011. (Kiowa)


Arizona and the West (F806 A69)

Cutler, Lee. “Lawrie Tatum and the Kiowa Agency, 1869-1873.” Vol. 13 No. 3 Autumn 1971. (Kiowa/US Gov/Agent)

Hamilton, Allen Lee. “The Warren Wagon Train Raid: Frontier Indian Policy at the Crossroads.” Vol. 28 No. 3 Autumn 1986. (US Mil/Kiowa/Comanche/Southern Plains Tribes)



Chronicles of Oklahoma (F691 C55)

Bass, Althea. “James Mooney in Oklahoma.” Vol. 32 No. 3 Autumn 1954 Pp. 42-51. (Anthro/Kiowa)

Buntin, Martha. “The Quaker Indian Agents of the Kiowa, Comanche and the Wichita Indian Reservation.” Vol. 10 No. 2 June 1932. (Ind/Agents)

_____. “The Beginning of the Leasing of the Surplus Grazing Lands on the Kiowa and Comanche Reservations.” Vol. 10 No. 3 1932. (Ind/Cattle)

Clark, Wahnne C. “The Grand Celebration—An Indian Delegation to Washington.” Vol. 6 No. 2 1988 Pp. 192-205. (Kiowa/Comanche)

Cooper M. Charles. “The Big Pasture.” Vol. 35 No. 2 1957 Pp. 138-146. (Ind/Res)

Corwin, Hugh D. “Protestant Missionary Work among the Comanches and Kiowas.” Vol. 46 No.1 1968 Pp. 41-57. (Comanche/Kiowa)

_____. “Delos K. Lonewolf, Kiowa.” Vol. 39 No. 4 1961 Pp. 433-434. (Kiowa)

Denson, Andrew. “‘Unite with us to rescue the Kiowas’: The Five Civilized Tribes and Warfare on the Southern Plains.” Vol. 81 No. 4 2003 Pp. 458-479. (Plains Ind)

Ediger, Theodore A. & Vinnie Hoffman. “Some Reminiscences of the Battle of the Washita.” Vol. 33 No. 2 1955 Pp. 137-141. (Mil/Ind)

Ellis Clyde. “Rainy Mountain School.” Vol. 72 No. 4 1994 Pp. 414-439. (Kiowa)

Foreman, Grant. “Historical Background of the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation.” Vol. 19 No. 2 1941 Pp. 129-140. (Ind/Res)

Griswold, Gillett. “Camp Comanche.” Vol. 73 No. 3 1995 Pp. 322-340. (Mil/Comanche)

Harper, Milburn C. “An Early Railroad Agent in the Kiowa-Comanche Country.” Vol. 33 No. 3 1955 Pp. 288-300. (Railroad/Ind)

Hazen, Gen William B. “Some Corrections of ‘Life on the Plains.’” (Custer) Vol. 3 No. 4 Dec. 1925 Pp. 295-318. (Mil)

Leahy, Todd. “Beef Instead of Bayonets: Cultural Mores and the Failure of Assimilation on the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation.” Vol. 83 No. 4 2005 Pp. 490-499. (Kiowa-Comanche)

Linzee, E. H. “Registration and Drawing for Opening of Kiowa and Comanche Country, 1901.” Vol. 25 No. 3 Autumn 1947 Pp. 289- 294. (Ind/Land)

Mitchell, Michael Dan. “Acculturation Problems among the Plains Indians.” Vol. 44 No. 3 1966 Pp. 281-289. (Plains Ind)

Monahan, Forrest D. “The Kiowa-Comanche Reservation.” Vol. 45 No. 4 1967 Pp. 451-463. (Comanche/Kiowa)

_____.“Kiowa Federal Relations.” Vol. 49 No. 4 1971 Pp. 477-491. (Kiowa)

Nye, Captain Wilbur S. “Excitement on the Sweetwater.” Vol. 16 No. 2 June 1938 Pp. 241-249. (Ind/Mil)

_____.“Kiowa Sun Dance.” Vol. 12 No. 3 Sept. 1934 Pp. 340-358. (Ind)

_____. “An Indian Raid into Texas.” Vol. 15 No. 1 March 1937 Pp. 50- 55. (Ind/Kiowa)

Peery, Dan W. “The Kiowa Defiance.” Vol. 13 No. 1 March 1935 Pp. 30-36. (Ind)

Rister, C. C. “A Federal Experiment in Southern Plains Indian Relations, 1835-1845.” Vol. 14 No. 4 December 1936 Pp. 434-455. (Ind/US)

Ryan, Mary Ellen. “Custer’s Hunting Horse.” Vol. 34 No. 3 1956 Pp. 326-335. (Kiowa)

Schmitt, Karl. “Wichita-Kiowa Ralations and 1874 Outbreak.” Pp. 154-160. (Wichita/ Kiowa)

Swett, Morris. “Sergeant I-See-O, Kiowa Indian Scout.” Vol. 13 No. 3 Sept 1935 Pp. 341-354. (Mil/Ind)

Walker, Jerell R. “Sign Language of the Plains Indians.” Vol. 31 No. 2 Summer 1953 Pp. 168-177. (Ind)

Zwink, T. Ashley. “On the White Man’s Road: Lawrie Tatum and the Formative Years of the Kiowa Agency, 1869- 1880.” Vol. 57 No. 2 1979 Pp. 170-189. (Kiowa/Ind)

Ethnohistory (E51 .E8)

Ewers, John C. “Symmes C. Oliver, Ecology and Cultural Continuity as Contributing Factors in the Social Organization of the Plains Indians.” Vol. 10 No. 1 Winter 1963. (Plains Indians/Comanche)

Kracht, Benjamin R. “The Kiowa Ghost Dance, 1894-1916: An Unheralded Revitalization Movement.” Vol. 39 No. 4 1992. (Kiowa/ Ghost Dance)

Szabo, Joyce M. “Shields and Lodges, Warriors and Chiefs: Kiowa Drawings as Historical Records.” Vol. 41 No. 1 1993. (Kiowa)



Great Plains Journal (F591 .G76)

Chapman, Berlin B. “The Day in Court for the Kiowa, Comanche and Apache Tribes.” Fall 1962. (Comanche/Kiowa/Apache)

Egan, Gail and Agonino, George A.. “Man’s Use of Bison and Cattle on the High Plains.” Fall 1965. (Gen)

Metcalf, George. “Some Notes on an Old Kiowa Shield and its History.” Fall 1968. (Kiowa)

Pate, J’Nell “The Battle of Adobe Walls.” Vol. 16 No. 1 Fall 1976. (Comanche/Buffalo Hunters)



Great Plains Quarterly (F591 G762)

Greybill, Andrew R. “Rangers, Mounties, and the Subjugation of Indigenous Peoples, 1870-1885.” Vol. 24 No. 2 Spring 2004. (Comanche/Kiowa/ Buffalo)

Hamalainen, Pekka. “The First Phase of Destruction: Killing the Southern Plains Buffalo, 1790-1840.” Vol. 21 No. 2 Spring 2001. (Buffalo/Comanche/ Plains Ind)

Isenberg, Andrew C. “Toward A Policy of Destruction: Buffalo, Law, and the Market, 1803-1883.” Vol. 12 No. 4 Fall 1992. (Buffalo)

Kaye, Frances W. “Plains Indian Culture: An Introduction.” Vol. 7 No. 2 Spring 1987. (Plains Ind)

Meadows, William C. “Black Goose’s Map of the Kiowa-Comanche-Apache Reservation in Oklahoma Territory.” Vol. 26 No. 4 Fall 2006. Map (Comanche/Kiowa/Apache)

Smith, Laura E. “Modernity, Multiples and Masculinity: Horace Poolaw’s Postcards of Elder Kiowa Men.” Vol. 31 No. 2 Spring 2011. (Kiowa)

Wrinkle, Kenneth. “Bison: the Past, Present, and Future of the Great Plains and Introduction.” Vol. 21 No.2 Spring 2001. (Buffalo/Comanche/Plains Ind)



Kansas Historical Quarterly (F676 K33)

Kansas Historical Collection Section I: 1875-1928

Connelley, William Elsey. “The Treaty Held at Medicine Lodge.” Vol. 17 1926-1928 Pp. 601-606. (US Gov/Plains Ind/ Comanche)

Daster, Frank Judge. “Eleventh Indiana Cavalry in Kansas in 1865.” Vol. 15 1919-1922 Pp. 524-529. (US Mil/Plains Ind/Comanche/Cheyenne/Arapaho/others)

McBee, John, edited by William E. Connelley. “John McBee’s Account of the Expedition of the Nineteenth Kansas, as He Told It to William E. Connelley.” Vol. 17 1926-1928 Pp. 361-374. (US Mil/Plains Ind/Battle of Washita)


Kansas Historical Quarterly 1931-1977

Barry, Louise. “With the First U.S. Cavalry in Indian Country, 1859-1861.” Vol. 24 Nos.3 & 4. (US Mil/Kiowa/Comanche)

Covington, James W., editor. “A Robbery on the Santa Fe Trail, 1827.” Vol. 21 No. 7 Autumn 1955. (Trails/Ind/Pawnee/Comanche/Kiowa[not much on the last two]

Garfield, Marvin H. “The Military Post as a Factor in Frontier Defense of Kansas, 1865-1869.” Vol. 1 No. 1 Nov. 1931 Pp. 50-62 (US Mil./Ind.)

_____. “Defense of the Kansas Frontier, 1864-1865.” Vol. 1 No. 2 Feb.1932. (US Mil/Ind)

_____. “Defense of the Kansas Frontier, 1866-1867.” Vol. 1 No. 4 Aug. 1932 Pp. 326-344. (US Mil/Comanche/Kiowa/Cheyenne/Arapaho)

_____. “Defense of the Kansas Frontier, 1868-1869.” Vol. 1 No. 5 Nov. 1932 Pp. 451-473. (US Mil/ Southern Plains Ind)

Kingman, Samuel A. “Diary of Samuel A. Kingman at Indian Treaty in 1865.” Vol. 1 No. 5 Nov. 1932 Pp. 442-450. (US Gov/Southern Plains Tribes & Osage)

Roots, George A. “Extracts From Diary of Captain Lambert Bowman Wolf.” Vol. 1 No. 3 May 1932 Pp. 195-210. (Kiowa/US Mil/Santa Fe Trail)

Stanley, Henry M. “A British Journalist Reports the Medicine Lodge Peace Councils of 1867.” Vol. 33 No. 3 Autumn 1967. (US Gov/Southern Plains Tribes)

Stuart, Lt. J. E.B . “The Kiowa and Comanche Campaign of 1860 as Recorded in the Personal Diary of Lt. J. E. B. Stuart, edited by W. Stitt Robinson.” Vol. 23 No. 4 Winter 1957. (US Mil/Kiowa/Comanche)

Taylor, Morris F. “Kicking Bird: A Chief of the Kiowa.” Vol. 38 No. 3 Autumn 1972. (Kiowa)

Unrau, William E. “The Story of Fort Larned.” Vol. 23 No. 3 Autumn 1957. (US Mil/Southern Plains Tribes/Comanche/Kiowa/Cheyenne/Arapaho)

_____. “Indian Agent vs. Army: Some Background Notes on the Kiowa – Comanche Treaty of 1865.” Vol. 30 No. 2 Summer 1964. (US Gov/Comanche/Kiowa)

Wellman, Paul I. “Some Famous Kansas Frontier Scouts.” Vol. 1 No. 4 Aug. 1932 Pp. 345-359. (US Mil/Scouts/Cheyenne/Kiowa/Comanche)

Welty, Raymond L. “The Policing of the Frontier by the Army, 1860-1870.” Vol. 7 No. 3 Aug. 1938. (US Mil/Comanche/Plains Ind)

White, Lonnie J. “Indian Raids on the Kansas Frontier, 1869.” Vol. 38 No. 4 Winter 1972. (US Mil/Southern Plains Tribes)

Zwinke, Timothy A. “E. W. Wynkoop and the Bluff Council 1866.” Vol. 43 No. 2 Summer 1977. (Treaty/US Gov/Plains Indians/Comanche/Kiowa/Cheyenne/Arapaho)


Kansas History 1978- to present

Clapsaddle, David “Conflict and Commerce on the Santa Fe Trail: The Fort Riley-Fort Larned Road, 1860-1867.” Vol. 16 No 2 Summer 1993. (Trails/ US Mil/Comanche/Kiowa/Cheyenne)

Millbrook, Minnie Dobbs. “The Jordan Massacre.” Vol. 2 No. 4 Winter 1979. (Kiowa)

Trennert, Robert A. “Indian Policy on the Santa Fe Road: The Fitzpatrick Controversy of 1847-1848”. Vol. 1 No. 4 Winter 1978. ( US Mil/Southern Plains Tribes/Comanche/ Roads) 



Military History of the West (F381 T35)

Anderson, John Q. “Fort Elliott, Texas, Last Guard of the Plains Indians.” Vol. 2 No. 4 November 1962 Pp. 243-254. (Military/ Indians)

Benner, Judith Ann. “The Making of a Soldier: The Indian Fighting Career of Lawrence Sullivan Ross, 1858-1861.” Vol. 16 No. 4 1980 Pp. 205-222. (Rangers & Indians)

Cruse, J. Brett. “The Battle of Round Timber Creek and the use of Experimental Carbines During the Red River War of 1874.” Vol. 38 2008 Page Nos. 51-84. Map and Photos (Ind/Mil)

Cutrer, Thomas W. “My Wild Hunt after Indians, 23 April-7 September 1860.” Vol. 21 No. 1. Spring 1991. (TX Rangers)

Harrison, Lowell H. “The Two Battles of Adobe Walls” Vol. 5 No. 1 Spring 1965 Pp. 1-11. (Ind/ Mil/Buffalo Hunters)

Leach, John A. “Search And Destroy: Counter-Insurgency on the American Plains.” Vol. 9 No. 1 1971 Pp. 55-60. (Ind/Mil)

Rogers, Jerry L. “The Flint and Steel: Background to the Red River War of 1874-1875” Vol. 7 No. 3 Fall 1969. (Ind/Mil)

_____. “To the Canyons of the Tule ; Colonel Nelson A. Miles and the Indian Territory Expedition 1874” Vol. 7 No. 4 Winter 1968 Pp. 267-294. (Ind/Mil)

_____. “Luck, Logistics and Major Price: Problems of the Indian Territory Expeditions Autumn, 1874” Vol. 8 No. 1 1970. (Ind/Mil)

_____. “The Indian Territory Expedition: Winter Campaign, 1874-1875” Vol. 8 No. 4 1970 Pp. 233-248. Map (Ind/Mil)

Smith, David P. “The Elm Creek Raid, 1864.” Vol. 19 No. 2 Fall 1989. (TX Indians)

Van Horn, William. “Sheridan’s Saber: The 4th Cavalry Regiment in 1874.” Vol. 35 2005 Pp. 1-34. (Ind/Mil)

Wallace, Ernest. “Prompt in the Saddle: The Military Career of Ranald S Mackenzie.” Vol. 9 No. 3 1971 Pp. 161-190. (Military)

White, Lonnie J “New Sources Relating to the Battle of Adobe Walls, 1874.” Vol. 8 No. 1 1970. (Ind/Mil)

_____. “The Santa Fe Trail in ’65: The Military Defense of the Road.” Page 107-128. (Trail/Mil/Ind)

_____. “Letters of a Sixth Cavalryman Stationed at ‘Cantonment’ in the Texas Panhandle, 1875.” Vol. 7 No. 2 Summer 1968 Pp. 77-102. (Ind/Mil)

_____. “The First Battle of the Palo Duro Canyon.” Vol. 6 No. 3 Fall 1967 Pp. 222-235. Map & Photos (Ind/Mil)

Wooster, Robert. “Military Strategy in the Southwest 1848-1860.” Vol. 15 No. 2 1979 Pp. 4-16. (Ind/Mil)


Mississippi Valley Historical Review (Later Journal of American History) (E171 J87)

Flores, Dan. “Bison Ecology and Bison Diplomacy: The Southern Plains from 1800 to 1850.” Vol. 78 No. 2 Sept. 1991. (Comanche/Bison)

Hamalainen, Pekka.“The Rise and Fall of Plains Indian Horse Cultures.” Vol. 90 No. 2 Dec. 2003. (Comanche/Horses)

Perrine, Fred S. editor. “Hugh Evan’s Journal of Colonel Henry Dodge’s Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in 1835.” Vol. 14 No. 2 Sept. 1927. (Trails/US Mil.)

Rosier, Paul C. “They Are Ancestral Homelands: Race, Place, and Politics in Cold War Native America, 1945-1961.” Vol. 92 No. 4 (?) March 2006. (Ind)

Young, Otis E. “The United States Mounted Ranger Battalion, 1823-1833.” Vol. 41 No. 3 Dec 1954. (US Mil/Plains Ind) Also known as the First Dragoons


New Mexico Historical Review (F791 N65)

“The Beginnings of American Horses” Vol. 13 No. 3

Foster, James Monroe Jr. “Fort Bascom, New Mexico.” Vol. 35 No. 1. (Mil)

John, Elizabeth A. H. “Nurturing the Peace: Spanish and Comanche Cooperation in the Early Nineteenth Century.” Vol. 59 No. 4. (Comanche/Span)

Riley, Glenda. “Some European (Mis)Perceptions of American Indian Women.” Vol. 59 No. 3. (Ind)

Seefeldt, Douglas. “Constructing Comanche Pasts.” Vol. 81 No. 1. (Comanche)

Taylor, Morris F. “Plains Indians on the New Mexico-Colorado Border: The Last Phase 1870-1876.” Vol. 46 No. 4. (Cheyenne, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, Comanche/Plains Ind)

Worcester, Donald E. “The Spread of Spanish Horses in the Southwest.” Vol. 19 No. 3; Vol. 20 No. 1. (Gen)

_____. “The Use of Saddles by American Indians.” Vol. 20 No. 2. (Ind)

_____. “The Weapons of American Indians.” Vol. 20 No. 3. (Ind)


Order of the Indian Wars (PER 31 o65 i39)

Agonito, Joseph. “The Art of Plains Indian Warfare.” Vol. 1 No. 1 Winter 1980. (Plains Ind.)

Battaly, Robert J. “The Effects of the Buffalo Life Cycle on the Military History of the Indian Wars, 1866-1891.” Vol. 1 No. 2 Spring 1980. (US Mil/Buffalo)

Pettis, George H., Capt. California Volunteer Infantry, “Kit Carson’s Fight with the Comanche and Kiowa Indians” Vol. 1 No. 3 Summer 1980. (Comanche/Kiowa/US Mil)

Remington, Frederic. “Horses of the Plains” Vol. 2 No. 1 1981. (Plains Ind/Horses)


Panhandle Plains Historical Review (F381 P2)

Abert, J. W. “Journal of Lt. J. W. Abert from Bent’s Fort to St. Louis in 1845.” Vol. 14 1941 Pp. 9-114. Map (Trails/Ind/US Mil/Exploration)

Alexander, Thomas E. “Custer on the Washita: A Rehearsal for His Own Destruction.” Vol. 1998. (US Mil/Ind)

Archambeau, Ernest R. “The Fort Smith-Santa Fe Trail Along the Canadian in Texas.” Vol. 27 1954 Pp. 1-26. (Trails)

_____. “The Battle of Lyman’s Wagon Train.” Vol. 36 1963 Pp. 103-114. (Ind/US Mil)

________.“Monthly Reports of the 4th Cavalry 1872-1874.” Vol. 38 1965 Pp. 95-154. (US Mil)

Buntin, Martha “The Removal of the Wichitas, Kiowas, Comanches, and Apaches to the Present Agency.” Vol. 4 1931 Pp. 62-78.

Carlson, Paul H. “William R. Shafter, Black Troops, and the Opening of the Llano Estacado, 1870-1875.” Vol. 47 1974 Pp. 1-18. (US Mil/Ind)

________. “Relations Between the Comanche Indians and the Republic of Texas.” Vol. 53 1980 Pp. 17-34. (Comanche/Rep of TX)

Crimmins, Col. M. L. “Notes on the Establishment of Fort Elliot and the Buffalo Wallow Fight.” Vol. 25 1952 Pp. 45-69. (US Mil/Ind)

Debo, Angie. “History and Customs of the Kiowa.” Vol. 7 1934 Pp. 42-52. (Kiowa)

Haley, J. Evetts. “Charles Goodnight’s Indian Recollections.” Vol. 1 No. 1 1928. (Ind)

Hunt, Alex. “Hunting Charles Goodnight’s Buffalo: Texas Fiction, Panhandle Folklore, and Kiowa History.” Vol. 77 2004. (Kiowa/Buffalo Hunting)

Leckie, William H. “The Red River War of 1874-1875” Vol. 29 1956 (Ind/US Mil)

McClure, C. B., editor. “The Battle of Adobe Walls.” Vol. 21 1948.

McKinley, J. W. “J. W. McKinley’s Narrative.” (Battle of Adobe Walls & Lyman’s Wagon Train fight, firsthand account?) Vol. 36 1963 Pp. 61-70. (Ind/US Mil/Buffalo hunter)

Oswald, James M. “History of Fort Elliott.” Vol. 32 1959 Pp. 1-59. (US Mil)

Rea, Bob, editor. “The Red River War Diary of Private John Hechner.” Vol. 71 1998. (US Mil/Ind)

Richardson, Rupert N. “The Comanche Indians at the Adobe Walls Fight.” Vol.4 1931 Pp. 24- 38 (Comanche)

Rister, C. C. “Documents Relating to General W. T. Sherman’s Southern Plains Indian Policy 1871-1875.” Vol. 9 1936 Pp. 7-27. (Ind)

________. “Documents Relating to General W. T. Sherman’s Southern Plains Indian Policy 1871-1875.” Vol. 10 1937 Pp. 48-63. (Ind)

Sheffy, L. F. “The Spanish Horse on the Great Plains.” Vol. 5 1932. (Plains/Horse/Ind)

________. “Letters and Reminiscences of Gen. Theodore A. Baldwin: Scouting After Indians on the Plains of West Texas.” Vol. 11 1938 Pp. 7-30. (U.S. Mil/Ind)

Slesick, Leonard M. “Fort Bascom: A Military Outpost in Eastern New Mexico.” Vol. 56 1983. (US Mil/Ind)

Taylor, Joe F., compiled & edited. “The Indian Campaign on the Staked Plains, 1874-1875.” Vol. 34 1961. (US Mil/Ind)

________. “The Indian Campaigns on the Staked Plains, 1874-1875.” conclusion Vol. 35 1962. (US Mil/Ind)

Temple, Frank M. “Colonel Grierson in the Southwest.” Vol. 30 1957. (US Mil/Ind)

West, G. Derek “The Battle of Adobe Walls (1874).” Vol. 36 1963 Pp. 1-36. (Ind/Buffalo Hunters)

White, Lonnie J. “Kansas Newspaper Items Relating to the Red River War of 1874-1875.” Vol. 36 1963 Pp. 71-88. (Ind/US Mil)


Plains Anthropologist (E78 G73 P52)

Bamforth, Douglas B. “The Technological Organization of Paleo-Indian Small-Group Bison Hunting on the Llano Estacado.” Vol. 30 No. 109 Aug. 1985. (Buffalo/ Llano Estacado)

Banks, Kimball M. and Snortland, J. Signe. “Every Picture Tells a Story: Historic Images, Tipi Camps, and Archaeology.” Vol. 40 No. 152 May 1995. (Tipi/Archaeology)

Baugh, Timothy G. “Current Trends in Southern Plains Archaeology.” Entire Issue Vol. 31 No. 114 Part-II (Southern Plains)

Bement, Leland C. and Buehler, Kent J., editors. “Southern Plains Bison Procurement and Utilization from Paleo-Indian to Historic.” Entire Issue Vol. 42 No. 159 Feb. 1997. (Buffalo)

Bozell, John R. “Culture, Environment and Bison Populations on the Late Preshistoric and Early Historic Central Plains.” Vol. 40 No. 152 May 1995. (Buffalo)

Brasser, Ted J. “The Tipi as an Element in the Emergence of Historic Plains Indians Nomadism.” Vol. 27 No. 98 Part I November 1982. (Tipi/Plains Ind)

Campbell, Gregory R., editor. “Plains Indian Historical Demography and Health.” Vol. 34 No. 124. Part –II Whole Issue May 1989 (Ind/Health)

Chisholm, Brian, Driver, Jonathan, Dube, Sylvain and Schwarcz, Henry P. “Assessment of Prehistoric Bison Foraging and Movement Patterns via Stable-Carbon-Isotopic Analysis.” Vol. 31 No. 113 August 1986. (Buffalo)

Epp, Henry T. “Way of the Migrant Herds: Dual Dispersion Strategy Among Bison.” Vol. 33 No. 121 August 1988. (Buffalo)

Ewer, John C. “Climate, Acculturation and Costume: A History of Women’s Clothing among the Indians of the Southern Plains.” Vol. 25 No. 87. (S. Plains/Ind)

Greene, Candace S. “Exploring the Three ‘Little Bluffs’ of the Kiowa.” Vol. 41 No. 157 Aug. 1994. (Kiowa)  

Hanson, Jeffrey R. “Structure and Complexity of Medicine Bundle Systems of Selected Plains Tribes.” Vol. 25 No. 89 Aug. 1980. (Plains Ind)

Huebner, Jeffery A. “Late Prehistoric Bison Populations in Central and Southern Texas.” Vol. 36 No. 137 November 1991. (Buffalo)

Jacobsen, Brooke R. and Eighmy, Jeffrey L.“A Mathematical Theory of Horse Adoption on the Northern American Plains.” Vol. 25 No. 90 November 1980. (Horse)

Keyser, James D. and Mitchell, Mark. “Decorated Bridles: Horse Tack in Plains Biographic Rock Art.” Vol. 46 No. 177 May 2001. (Horses)

Keyser, James D., Sundstrom, Linea and Poetschat, George. “Women in War: Gender in Plains Biographic Rock Art.” Vol. 51 No. 197 2006. (Ind Women/War/Mil)

Keyser, James D. and Kaiser, David A. “Getting the Point: Metal Weapons in Plains Rock Art.” Vol. 55 No. 214 May 2010. (Ind/Metal)

Maxwell, Joseph A. “The Evolution of Plains Indian Kin Terminologies: A Non-Reflectionist Account.” Vol. 23 No. 79 1978. (Plains Ind)

McBeth, Sally J. “Indian Boarding Schools and Ethnic Identity: An Example from the Southern Plains Tribes of Oklahoma.” Vol. 28 No. 100 May 1983. (Ind/Edu)

McWilliam, Richard K. & Jones, William K. “The Poafpybitty Site: A Late Nineteenth Century Kiowa Burial from Southwestern Oklahoma.” Vol. 21 No. 71 Feb. 1976. (Kiowa)

Meadow, William C. “The Parker P. Mckenzie Kiowa Orthography: How Written Kiowa Came into Being.” Vol. 46 No. 178 Aug 2001. (Kiowa)

Meadows, William C., Harragarra, Kenny. “The Kiowa Drawings of Gotebo (1847-1927): A (Kiowa) Self-Portrait of Cultural and Religious Transition.” Vol. 52 No. 202 2007. (Kiowa)

Neuman, Robert W. “North American Indian Tent Encampments: Tipi Rings, Wooden Wall Anchors and Windbreaks.” Vol. 55 No. 215 August 2010. (Plains Ind/Tipi)

Oetelaar, Gerald A. “Beyond Activity Areas: Structure and Symbolism in the Organization and Use of Space Inside Tipis.” Vol. 45 No. 171 February 2000. (Ind/Tipi)

Schlesier, Karl H. “Rethinking the Midewiwin and the Ceremonial Called the Sun Dance.” Vol. 35 No. 127. (Sun Dance)

Spielmann, Katherine A. “Late Prehistoric Exchange between the Southwest and Southern Plains.” Vol. 28 No. 102 PartI Nov. 1983. (Ind/Trade)

Turpin, Solveig. “The End of the Trail: An 1870s Plains Combat Autobiography in Southwest Texas.” Vol. 34 No. 124 Part 1 May 1989. (Comanche/Kiowa/Mil)

Webster, Anthony K. “Reading William Bittle and Charles Brant: On Ethnographic Representations of ‘Contemporary’ Plains Apache.” Vol. 52 No. 203 2007 (Apache)


Red River Valley Historical Review (PER 31 R318 R621)

Carlson, Paul H. “William R. Shafter, Black Troops, and the Finale to the Red River War.” Vol. 3 No. 2 Spring 1978. (US Ind/Mil)

Harris, Charles W. “The Red River War of 1874-75: The End of an Era on the Great Plains.” Vol. 3 No. 2 Spring 1978. (US Ind/Mil)

Kyvig, David E. “Policing the Panhandle: Fort Elliott Texas, 1875-1890.” Vol. 1 No. 3 Autumn 1974. (US Mil)

Leckie, William H. “Buell’s Campaign.” Vol. 3 No. 2 Spring 1978. (Comanche/US Mil)

Stout, Joseph A., Jr. “Davidson’s Campaign.” Vol. 3 No. 2 Spring 1978. (Trail)

Tate, Michael L. “Indian Scouting Detachments in the Red River War, 1874-1875.” Vol. 3 No. 2 Spring 1978. (Ind/US Mil)



Southwestern Historical Quarterly (F381 T341)

Cruse, Brett J. “Archaeological Investigation at the Battle of Red River Site: New Perspectives on the 1874 Indian Campaign in the Texas Panhandle.” Vol. 06 No. 2 Pp. 169-194.

Donoghue David. “Explorations of Albert Pike in Texas.” Vol. 39 No. 2 October 1935 Pp. 135-138.


West Texas Historical Association Yearbook (F381 W53)

Collins, Michael L. “Big Tree the Kiowa Red River Raid, 1868.” Vol. 64: 21-29. (Kiowa)

Hatfield, Charles A. P., Col. “Comanche, Kiowa and Cheyenne Campaign in Northwest Texas and Mackenzie’s Fight in the Palo Duro Canyon, September 26, 1874.” Vol. 5 Page 128. (Plains Ind)

Loftin, Jack. “Kicking Bird’s Face-Saving Battle.” Vol. 51 Page 76. (Kiowa)

Vance, Randy. “Battle of Sweetwater Creek.” Vol. 79 P. 119. (Mil/Kiowa)

Wagstaff, R. M. “Impact of the Indian Treaties of the Little Arkansas (1865) and Medicine Lodge (1867) on Northwest Texas.” Vol. 48 P. 96. Map (Ind/ Treaties)



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