Comanche Bibliography

Compiled by Pat Clark

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Abernethy, Francis Edward (ed.) Built in Texas: Denton, TX: University of North Texas

            Press, 2000.

Aboites Aguilar, Luis. “Poder politico y ‘barbaros’ en Chihuahua hacia 1845 (Political

            Power and ‘Barbarians’ in Chihuahua ca.1845),” Revista de Historia y Ciencias

            Sociales, v.19 (1991), pp.17-32.

Adams, David. B. “Embattled Borderlands: Northern Nuevo León and the Indios

            Bárbaros, 1686-1870,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, v.95, no.2 (1991),


Adare, Sierra S., and Lance B. Jones. “The Last Comanche Code Talker,” World War II,

            v.16, no.5 (January 2002), pp.58-65.

Adrian, Marlin Wayne. Mennonites, Missionaries, and Native Americans: Religious

            Paradigms and Cultural Encounters (Dissertation). University of Virginia, 1989.

“AIHEC Accepts Comanche College as 36th Member,” Tribal College, v.17, no.1 (Fall

            2005), p.20.

Alter, Judy. The Comanches. Danbury: Franklin Watts; Scholastic Library Publishing,


American Political Science Association. Conference Papers: 2004 Annual Meeting, Chicago

Illinois. Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, 2004

Anderston, Alice J. “Kaawosa Plays a Trick of a Soldier: A Comanche Coyote Story” in

 Hill, pp.243-255.

Aranda, JoséF., Jr., and Silvio Torres-Saillant (eds.) Recovering the U. S. Hispanic

            Literary Heritage. Houston: Arte Público, 2002.

Archer, Jane. Texas Indian Myths and Legends. Plano: Republic of Texas, 2000.

Archuleta, E. “Comanche Peace Pipe,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, v.106, no.2

            (October 2002), pp.333-334.

Armagost, James L. “Comanche ma-: Undistinguished Deictic, Narrative Obviative,”

International Journal of American Linguistics, v.51, no.3 (1985), pp.302-320.

_____. “Interpretation of Comanche Names in an Eighteenth Century

            Spanish Document,” Tlalocan (Mexico), v.11 (1989), pp.367-374.

_____. “Temporal Relationship between Telling and Happening in Comanche Narrative,”

            Anthropological Linguistics, v.24, no.1 (1982), pp.193-200.

_____. “Three Exceptions to Vowel Devoicing in Comanche,” Anthropological

            Linguistics, v.28, no.3 (1986), pp.255-265.

_____. “Two Problems in Comanche Pronouns,” International Journal of American

            Linguistics, v.51 (1985), pp.334-336.

Babcock, Matthew McLaurine. Trans-National Trade Routes and Diplomacy: Comanche

            Expansion, 1760-1846 (Thesis). University of New Mexico, 2001.

Barnard, Herwanna Becker. The Comanche and His Literature: With an Anthology of His

Myths, Legends, Folktales, Oratory, Poetry, and Songs (Thesis). Norman, University of Oklahoma, 1941.

Beach, W. W. (ed.) The Indian Miscellany. Albany: J. Munsell, 1877.

Becker, William J. The Compounding of Words in the Comanche Indian Language

            (Thesis). Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1931.

Bender, Margaret. “Glimpses of Local Masculinities: Learning from Interviews with


 Kiowa, Comanche, Apache, and Chickasaw Men,” Southern Anthropologist,

v.31, nos.1/2 (2005), pp.1-17.

Betty, Gerald. Comanche Pastoralism, 1700-1850 (Thesis). Arizona State University,


_____. Comanche Society, 1706-1850 (Dissertation). Arizona: Arizona State University,


_____. Comanche Society: Before the Reservation. College Station: Texas A & M

            University Press, 2002.

____. “Comanche Warfare, Pastoralism, and Enforced Cooperation,” Panhandle-Plains

            Historical Review, v.68 (1995), pp.1-13.

_____. “’Skillful in the Management of the Horse,’: The Comanches as Southern Plains

            Pastoralists,” Heritage of the Great Plains, v.30, no.1 (1997), pp.4-13.

Bial, Raymond. The Comanche. Tarrytown, Benchmark Books, 1999.

Biggs, Bonnie.  “Bright Child of Oklahoma; Lotsee Patterson and the Development of

            America’s Tribal Libraries,” American Indian Culture and Research Journal,

v. 24, no.4 (2000), pp.55-67.

Bigolskis [sic]. “LaDonna Harris Wants to be 1st Lady,” Majority Report, v.5, no.23

            (March 20, 1976), p.11.

Blackhawk, Ned. Violence over the Land: Colonial Encounters in the American Great

            Basin (Dissertation). University of Washington, 1999.

Blakely, Mike. “Comanche Horsemanship,” The Western Horseman, v.64, no.9

            (September 1, 1999), p.98.

Boeck, Brian J. “’They Contributed Very Much to the Success of our Colony’: A New

            Source on Early Relations between Germans and Indians at Fredericksburg,

            Texas,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, v.105, no.1 (2001), pp.81-91.

Boulris, Mark. “Images of the Comanche and the Effect of the Horse,” in Brown,

Essays v.2, pp.87-114.

Brice, Donaly E. The Great Comanche Raid: Boldest Indian Attack of the Texas

            Republic. Austin, TX: Eakin Press, 1987.

“Bridging the Gap between Peoples,” Windspeaker, v.23, no.4 (July 2005), p.14-20.

Brito, Silvester J. The Development and Change of the Peyote Ceremony through Time

            and Space (Dissertation). Indiana University, 1975.

Broce, Gerald. Cultural Continuity in the Transformation of Comanche Society (Thesis).

            Wichita, KS: Wichita State University, 1966.

Broome, Benjamin J. “Collective Design of the Future: Structural Analysis of Tribal

            Vision Statements,” American Indian Quarterly, v.19, no.2 (1995), pp. 205-227.

Brown, Ian W. (ed.) Essays on the Ethnohistory of the North American Indian, 2.v. no

            publication information available.

Brown, Peter J. “The Trial of Sanapia: A Teaching aid for Medical Anthropology,”

            Medical Anthropology Newsletter, v.11, no.4 (August 1980), pp.9-10.

Brown, William R., Jr. “Comancheria Demography, 1805-1830,” Panhandle-Plains

            Historical Review, v.59 (1986), pp.1-17.

Buckles, William G. “Archaeology in Colorado: Historic Tribes,” Southwestern Lore,

v.34, no.3 (1968), pp.53-67.

Buller, Galen Mark. “Comanche and Coyote, The Culture Maker,” in Swann,


_____. Comanche Oral Narratives (Dissertation). Lincoln: University of

            Nebraska, 1977.

Buntin, Martha.  History of the Kiowa, Comanche, and Wichita Indian Agency (Thesis).

            Norman: University of Oklahoma, 1931.

Campbell, Gregory Ray (ed.) Plains Indian Historical Demography and Health:

            Perspectives, Interpretations, and Critiques. Lincoln: Plains Anthropological

            Society, 1989.

Canonge, Elliott D.. Comanche Texts. Norman: Summer Institute of Linguistics of the

            University of Oklahoma, 1974. [SWC]

_____. “Voiceless Vowels in Comanche,” International Journal of American Linguistics,

            v.23, no.2 (April 1957), pp.63-67.

Cantine, Pamela Ann. Peyotism and Culture: An Anthropological Study of the Peyote

            Religious Movement (Kiowa, Comanche, Menomini, Navajo, Ute, Winnebago)

            (Thesis). Fullerton: California State University-Fullerton, 1995.

Canty, Carol Shannon. New World Pastoralism: A Study of the Comanche Indians

            (Thesis). San Antonio: University of Texas at San Antonio, 1986.

Carlson, Gustav G., and Volney H. Jones. “Some Notes on Uses of Plants by the

            Comanche Indians in Michigan,” v.25, pp.517-542.

Casagrande, Joseph B. “Comanche Baby Language,” International Journal of American

            Linguistics, v.14 (1948), pp.11-14.

_____. Comanche Linguistic Acculturation: A Study in Ethnolinguistics (Thesis).

            Columbia University, 1951.

_____. “Comanche Linguistic Acculturation,” International Journal of American Linguistics,

            v.20-21 (1954-1955), pp.140151, 217-237; 8-25.

Cash, Joseph H., and Gerald W. Wolff. The Comanche People. Phoenix: Indian Tribal

            Series, 1974.

Cassel, Herbert Wilbur. Comanches on the Spanish Frontier, 1770-1795 (Thesis).

            University of California, 1932.

Cessac, Léon de. “Ethnographic Information on the Comanches of New Mexico and Texas,”

            in Two Nineteenth…, pp.25-53.

Chaisson, Kernan. “Pentagon Recognizes the Last of the Code Talkers,” Journal of

            Electronic Defense, v.23, no.2 (February 2000), p.14.

Chambers, Clint. “Fort Sill’s Emissaries to the Quahada Comanches on the Staked

            Plains,” West Texas Historical Association Year Book, v.72 (1996), pp.58-68.

Chapman, Berlin Basil. “The Day in Court for the Kiowa, Comanche and Apache

            Tribes,” Great Plains Journal, v.2, no.1 (1962), pp.1-21.

Charney, Jean Ormsbee. A Grammar of Comanche. Lincoln: University of Nebraska

            Press, 1994.

_____.  A Grammatical Sketch of the Comanche Language             (Dissertation). Boulder:

University of Colorado at Boulder, 1989.

Chaves, Amado. The Defeat of the Comanches in 1717. Sante Fe: New Mexican Printing

            Co., 1906. [SWC]

Chronister, Allen. “Kiowa and Comanche,” Whispering Wind, v.34, no.4 (2004),

pp.30-31, 33.

Clark, Wahnne C. “The Grand Celebration: An Indian Delegation to Washington,”

            Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.66, no.2 (1988), pp.192-205.

Cobb, Amanda J. “Powerful Medicine—The Rhetoric of Comanche Activist LaDonna

            Harris,” Studies in American Indian Literatures, v.18, no.4 (Winter 2006), pp.63-87.

Cochrane, Candace Porter. Between a Dry Tree and A Green Tree: Using Photographs to

            Explore Kiowa and Comanche Perspectives of Their History in the Postallotment

            Period (1887-1945) (Dissertation). Harvard Graduate School of Education, 1995.

Comanche and Other Indians: Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting a

            Communication form [sic] the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, Accompanied by a

            Report Relative to the Comanche and Other Indians of Texas and the

            Southwestern Prairies. [Washington, D.C.]: Ritchie & Heiss, print. [sic], 1847.

“Comanche College to Sponsor Film Festival,” Tribal College, v.17, no.1 (Fall 2005),


“Comanche Dance at San Ildefonso; January 23, 1921,” Palacio, v.10, no.4 (1921),


“Comanche Poems,” International Journal of Qualitative Studies in Education, v.17,

            no.5 (2004), pp.707-708.

“Comanche to Lead DOL Distance Learning Pilot,” Tribal College, v.17, no.4 (Summer

            2006), p.34.

Conlon, Paula. “Recording Reviews—Native American: Indian Flute Songs from

            Comanche Land [Doc Tate Nevaquaya],: The World of Music, v.46, no.3 (2004),


Corwin, Hugh D. “Oscar Yellowwolf, Comanche,” Great Plains Journal, v.1, no.2

            (1962), pp.32-35.

_____. “Protestant Missionary Work among the Comanches and Kiowas,” Chronicles of

            Oklahoma, v.46, no.1 (1968), pp.41-57.

Coult, L.D. “A Simplified Method for the Transformation Analysis of [Comanche]

            Kinship Terms [With Reply by F.A. Hammel],” American Anthropologist, v.68,

no.6 (1966), pp.1476-1488.

Cowen, Ron. “Medicinal Plants of the Prairie,” Science News, v.137, no.14 (April 7,

            1990), p.221.

Crouch, Daniel J. Archaeological Investigations of the Kiowa and Comanche Indian

            Agency Commissaries, 34-Cm-232. Lawton, OK: Museum of the Great Plains,


Cummins, Harold, and Marcus S. Goldstein. “Dermatoglyphics in Comanche Indians,”

American Journal of Physical Anthropology, v.17 (1932), pp.229-235.

Curtis, Edward S. The North American Indian, v.19. New York: Johnson Reprint Corp.,


Daggett, Pierre M., and Dale R. Henning. “The Jaguar in North America,” American

            Antiquity, v.39, no.3 (July 1974), pp.165-469.

Daniels, James B.  “Comanche Attack on Early Texas Frontier,” Wild West, v.19, no.5

            (February 2007), pp.24-25.

Dary, David. Comanche. Lawrence: University of Kansas, Natural History Museum,


Davis, Anne Walendy. Discovering Comanche Health Beliefs Using Ethnographic

            Techniques (Dissertation). Texas Woman’s University, 1992.

Davis, Michael G. Cultural Preadaptation Hypothesis: A Test Case on the Southern

 Plains (Dissertation: University of Oklahoma, 1988). Ann Arbor, MI: UMI,


De Capua, Sarah. The Comanche. Tarrytown: Benchmark Books, 2006.

Dearen, Patrick. Comanche Peace Pipe. Minneapolis: Sagebrush Education Resources,


DeLay, Brian. “The Wider World of the Handsome Man: Southern Plains Indians Invade

            Mexico, 1830-1848,” Journal of the Early Republic, v.27, no.1 (Spring 2007),


DeMallie, R.J.  Comanche Treaties during the Civil War. Oklahoma City: Institute for the

            Development of Indian Law, n.d.

_____. Comanche Treaties: Historical Background. Oklahoma City: Institute for the

            Development of Indian Law, n.d.

_____. Comanche Treaties of Eighteen Fifty, Eighteen Fifty-One, and Eighteen

Fifty-Three with the U.S. Oklahoma City: Institute for the Development of Indian

Law, n.d.

_____. Comanche Treaties with the Republic of Texas. Oklahoma City: Institute for the

            Development of Indian Law, n.d.

_____. Comanche Treaty of Eighteen Forty-Six with the U.S. Oklahoma City: Institute

            for the Development of Indian Law, n.d.

_____. The Jerome Agreement of 1892 between the Comanche and the U.S. Oklahoma

            City: Institute for the Development of Indian Law, n.d.

DeMallie, R. J., and Lynn Kickingbird. The Treaty of Medicine Lodge, 1867, between the

            United States and the Kiowa, Comanche, and Apache Indians. Washington, DC:

            Institute for the Development of Indian Law, 1976.

DeMorse, Charles. “Indians for the Confederacy,” Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.50, no.4

            (1972), pp.474-478.

Denson, Andrew. “’Unite with Us to Rescue the Kiowas’; The Five Civilized Tribes and

            Warfare on the Southern Plains,” Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.81, no.4

            (2003/2004), pp.32-37.

Desjarlais, Orville F., Jr. “Warrior Spirit [Staff. Sgt. Thunder-Cloud Hirageta],” Airman,

            v.47, no.11 (November 2003), pp.36-43.

Dietz-Lenssen, Matthias. “Von Menschenfressern und Osterhasen: zur

            Rezeptionsgeschichte der ersten Kontakte Mainzer Texas Germans mit Comanche

            und Tonkawa,” Bulletin, Société suisse des Américanistes (Geneva), v.62 (1998),


Elledge, Jim (ed.) Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Myths from the Arapaho to the

            Zuñi: An Anthology. New York: Peter Lang, 2002.

Ellis, Clyde. “Boarding School Life at the Kiowa-Comanche Agency, 1893-1920,”

            Historian, v.58, no.4 (1996), pp.777-793.

_____. “’There is no Doubt…the Dances Should be Curtailed’: Indian Dances and

            Federal Policy on the Southern Plains, 1880-1930,” Pacific Historical Review,

            v.70, no.4 (November 2001), pp.543-569.

_____. “`Remedy for Barbarism’: Indian Schools, the Civilizing Program, and the

            Kiowa-Comanche-Apache Reservation, 1871-1915,” American Indian Culture

            and Research Journal, v.18, no.3 (1994), pp.85-120.

_____. “There are so Many Things Needed: Establishing the Rainy Mountain Boarding

            School, 1891-1900,” Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.72, no.4 (1994/1995),


_____. To Change Them Forever: Indian Education at the Rainy Mountain Boarding

            School, 1893-1920. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996.

_____. To Change Them Forever: Schooling on the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation,

            1869-1920 (Dissertation). Oklahoma State University, 1993.

_____. “’Truly Dancing Their Own Way,: Modern Revival and Diffusion of the Gourd

            Dance,” American Indian Quarterly, v.14, no.1 (Winter 1990), pp.19-33.

Elvin, John. “Liberals Circle the Wagons Against Indian Attacks [about David

            Yeagley],” Insight on the News, v.17, no.31 (August 20, 2001), pp.2-3.

Englar, Mary. The Comanche Indians: Nomads of the Southern Plains. Bloomington:

            Bridgestone Press, 2003.

Evans, Dennis. “Southern Plains Women’s Boots, with emphasis on the Comanche Style,”

            American Indian Tradition, v.8, no.5 (1962), pp.181-195.

Evans, Sterling (ed.) American Indians in American History, 1870-2001. Westport, CN:

            Praeger, 2002.

Ewers, John C. Plains Indian History and Culture: Essays on Community and Change.

            Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998.

Faulk, Odie B. “The Comanche Invasion of Texas, 1743-1836,” Great Plains Journal,

            v.9, no.1 (1969), pp.10-50.

_____. “Spanish-Comanche Relations and the Treaty of 1785,” Texana, v.2, no.1 (1964),


Feder, Norman. “Origin of the Oklahoma Forty-Nine Dance,” Ethnomusicology, v.8, no.3

            (September 1964), pp.290-294.

Fehrenbach, T.R. Comanches: The Destruction of a People. New York: Knopf, 1974.

_____. Comanches: The History of a People. New York: Anchor Books, 2003.

“First Comanche Indian Dies in Foreign Service,” Dallas Morning News, (May 5, 1918)

            [from the online archive]. [Private Anthony W. Gipson]

Flagler, Edward K. “Los indios de la llanuras y la provincial espanola de Nuevo Mexico

            [The Indians of the Spanish Province and Prairies of New Mexico],” Historia y

            Vida, v.24, no.284 (1991), pp.48-63.

Flores, Dan L. Alternative World: Comanche Spirit of Place and the Pre-Agricultural

            Llano Estacado. Lubbock, TX: International Center for Arid and Semiarid Land

            Studies, Texas Tech University, 2001. [SWC]

_____. “Bison Ecology and Bison Diplomacy: The Southern Plains from 1800-1850,”

The Journal of American History, v.78, no.2 (September 1991), pp.465-485; also

in The American West. Indiana University Press, 1999.

Foote, Cheryl. “Spanish-Indian Trade along New Mexico’s Northern Frontier in the

            Eighteenth Century,” Journal of the West, v.24, no.2 (1985), pp.22-33.

Ford, G. D. “Southern Spirit Dance of Thanks [Esa Rosa Whitewolf Thanksgiving and

            Anniversary Powwow in Oklahoma],” Southern Living, v.38. no.11 (November

            2002), pp.72-73.

Foster, Morris W. Being Comanche: The Organization and Maintenance of an American

            Indian Community, 1700-1986 (Dissertation: Yale University, 1988). Ann Arbor,

            MI: UMI, 1990.

_____. Being Comanche: A Social History of an American Indian Community. Tucson:

            University of Arizona Press, 1993. [SWC]

Fowler, Loretta. The Columbia Guide to American Indians of the Great Plains. New York:

            Columbia University Press, 2003.

Freeland, Jeffrey B. Culture Contact and the Growth of Pan-Indianism among Three

            Southern Plains Tribes ((Thesis). University of Kentucky, 1970.

Gaines, Richard. Comanche. Edina: Checkerboard Library, 2000.

Gannett, William Brattle. The American Invasion of Texas, 1820-1845: Patterns of

            Conflict between Settlers and Indians (Dissertation). Cornell University, 1984.

Garcia Rejon, Manuel (comp.) Comanche Vocabulary: Trilingual Edition. Austin:

            University of Texas Press, 1995.

Gelo, Daniel L. Comanche Belief and Ritual (American Indian, Religion, Oklahoma,

            Structuralism , Ethnology [Dissertation]). New Jersey: Rutgers, 1986. [SWC]

_____. “’Comanche Land and Ever Has Been’: A Native Geography of the

            Nineteenth-Century Comancheria,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, v.103,

            no.3 (January 2000), p.273-308.

_____. “Comanche Songs, English Lyrics, and Formal Continuity,” European Review of

            Native American Studies, v.2, no.2 (1988), pp.2-7.

_____. “Comanche Songs with English Lyrics: Context, Imagery, and Continuity,”

Storia Nordamericana, v.5, no.1 (1988), pp.137-146.

_____. “The Comanches as Aboriginal Skeptics,” American Indian Quarterly,

            v.17, no.1 (Winter 1993), pp.69-82.

_____. From Dominance to Disappearance: The Indians of Texas and the Near

            Southwest, 1786-1859. Journal of American History, v.93, no.3 (December

            2006), pp.864-865.

_____. “On a New Interpretation of Comanche Social Organization,” Current

            Anthropology, v.28, no.4 (1987), pp.551-552.

_____. “Powwow Patter: Indian Emcee Discourse on Power and Identity,” Journal of

            American Folklore, v.112, no.443 (Winter 1999), pp.40-57.

_____. “Recalling the Past in Creating the Present: Topographic References in

            Comanche,” Western Folklore, v.53, no.4 October, 1994), pp.295-323.

Gelo, Daniel J. (ed., trans.) et al. Comanche Vocabulary: Trilingual Edition. Austin:

            University of Texas Press, 1995.

George, Charles. The Comanche. Farmington Hills: Greenhaven Press, Incorporated,


Gettys, Marshall. “Euro-American Historical Archaeology in Oklahoma,” Chronicles of

            Oklahoma, v.59, no.4 (1981/1982), pp.448-464.

Gibson, Alex M. “Confederates on the Plains: The Pike Mission to Wichita Agency,” Great

            Plains Journal, v.4, no.1(1984), pp.7-16.

Gibson, Daniel. “Lords of the Plains Ride Again,” Native Peoples, v.15, no.2

            (January/February 2002), pp. ?

Gilles, Albert S., Sr. “Ca-Vo-Yo, Giver of Names,” Southwest Review, v.53, no.1

(1968), pp.56-62.

_____. Comanche Days. Dallas: SMU Press, 1974. [SWC]

_____. “Polygamy in Comanche Country,” Southwest Review, v.51, no.3

            (1966), pp.286-297.

_____. “The Southwestern Indian and his Drugs,” Southwest Review, v.55, no.2 (1970),


_____. “Wer-que-yah, Jesus-Man Comanche,” Southwest Review, v.53,

 no.3 (1968), pp.277-291.

Gladwin, Thomas Favill. “Comanche Kin Behavior,” American Anthropologist, new

            series v.50 (1948), pp.73-94.

Goldstein, Marcus S. “Anthropometry of the Comanches,” American Journal of Physical

            Anthropology, v.19 (1934), pp.289-319.

Gravier, Claudia. Teyuwit: A Comanche Life (Honors Thesis). Abilene, TX: McMurry

            `University, 1995.

Griffen, William B. “Problems in the Study of Apaches and Other Indians in Chihuahua

            and Southern New Mexico during the Spanish and Mexican Periods,” Kiva, v.50,

            nos.2/3 (1985), pp.139-151.

Grinde, Nick. “Handmade Language,” Saturday Evening Post, v.221, no.2

(July 10, 1948), pp.34-120.

Gunnerson, James H. “Plateau Shoshonean Prehistory: A Suggested Reconstruction,”

            American Antiquity, v.28, no.1 (July 1962), pp.41-45.

Hagan, William T. “Kiowas, Comanches, and Cattlemen, 1867-1906: A Case Study of

the Failure of U. S. Reservation Policy,” Pacific Historical Review, v.40,  no.3

(August 1971), pp.333-355.

_____. United States-Comanche Relations: The Reservation Years. Norman:

            University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. [SWC]

Hail, Barbara A. “Gifts of Pride and Love: Kiowa and Comanche Cradles,”

            American Indian Art Magazine, v.25, no.1 (Winter 1999), pp.42-55.

_____ (ed.) Gifts of Pride and Love: Kiowa and Comanche Cradles. Norman: University

            of Oklahoma Press, 2000. [SWC]

Haley, J. Evetts. “The Comanchero Trade,” Southwestern Historical Quarterly, v.38 (1935), pp.157-176.

Haley, John Curry. The Opening of the Kiowa and Comanche Country (Thesis). Norman:

            University of Oklahoma, 1940.

Hall, Thomas D. “Native Americans and Incorporation: Patterns and Problems,”

            American Indian Culture and Research Journal, v.11, no.2 (1987),


Hämäläinen, Pekka. “Beyond the Ideology of Victimization: New Trends in the Study of

            Native American-Euroamerican Relations,” Suomen Antropologi (Helsinki),

            v.2001, no.3 (2001), pp.45-49.

_____. The Comanche Empire: A Study of Indigenous Power, 1700-1875

            (Thesis). University of Helsinki, 2001; also New Haven: Yale University Press,

            2008.; also New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008

_____. “The First Phase of Destruction: Killing the Southern Plains Buffalo, 1790-1840,”

            Great Plains Quarterly, v.21, no.2 (2001), pp.101-114.

_____. “The Western Comanche Trade Center: Rethinking the Plains Indian Trade

            System,” The Western Historical Quarterly, v.29. no.4 (Winter 1998),


Hammel, E. A. “A Transformational Analysis of Comanche Kinship Terminology,”

            American Anthropologist, new series, v.67, no.5, Pt.2 (October 1965), pp.65-106.

Hampton, Carol. “Indian Colonization in the Cherokee Outlet and Western Indian

            Territory,” Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.54, no.1 (1976), pp.130-148.

Hanson, Jeffrey R. The Late High Plains Hunters. Lawrence: University Press of


Harper, Milburn C. “An Early Day Railroad Agent in the Kiowa-Comanche

            Country,”Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.33 (1955), pp.288-300.

Harrigan, Stephen. “The Lost Tribe,” Texas Monthly, v.17, no.2 (February 1989),


Harris, LaDonna. LaDonna Harris: A Comanche Life, ed. H. Henrietta Stockel. Lincoln:

            University of Nebraska Press, 2000. [SWC]

Harris, LaDonna, et al. “Returning to Harmony: A Comanche Effort to Reactivate the

            Wisdom of the People,” Native Americas, v.13, no.3 (1996), pp.48-53.

_____. “Wisdom of the People: Potential and Pitfalls in Efforts by the

            Comanches to recreate Traditional…,” American Indian Quarterly, v.25, no.1

            (Winter 2001), pp.114-135.

Harris, Raymond J. A Museum of Comanche Culture (Thesis: B. Arch.). Lubbock, TX:

            Texas Tech University, 1988. [Arch]

Harston, J. Emmor. Comanche land. San Antonio: Naylor Co., 1963. [SWC]

Hasdorff, James Curtis. Four Indian Tribes in Texas, 1758-1858: A Reevaluation of

            Historical Sources (Dissertation). University of New Mexico, 1971.

Healy, Donald T., and Peter J. Orenski. Native American Flags. Norman: University of

            Oklahoma Press, 2003.

Henderson, J. Neil. “Comanche Ghost Sickness: A Biocultural Perspective,” Medical

            Anthropology, v.5, no.2 (1981), pp.195-205.

Herring, Rebecca Jane. “The Creation of Indian Farm Women: Field Matrons and

            Acculturation on the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation, 1985-1906,” in Wunder,

            Essays, pp.39-56.

_____. Failed Assimilation: Anglo Women on the Kiowa-Comanche Reservation,

1867-1906 (Thesis). Lubbock, TX: Texas Tech University, 1983.

_____. “Their Work was never Done: Women Missionaries on the Kiowa-Comanche

            Reservation,” Chronicles of Oklahoma, v.64, no.1 (1986), pp.68-83.

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