The Chiricahua Apaches had many conflicts with US troops in the 1850s and 1860s.
Wednesday, March 20
2 PM only
Hear about the Chiricahua Apache Wars from Jack Lasseter, told as only he can tell it. The Apache Wars were a series of conflicts between US Army troops and various Apache tribes. The Chiricahua Apaches lived, and continue to live, in Southeastern Arizona and New Mexico. Jack recounts the conflict between the Chiricahua Apaches and US soldiers during this bloody and chaotic time in history. Learn more about many notable Chiricahua Apaches including Cochise, his white blood-brother Tom Jeffords, Geronimo (and how he got his name), Chato, Chief Loco, Lozen the female warrior, and many others.
Tickets are $5 and may be purchased any time before the presentation. Tickets are nonrefundable.
Image: Library of Congress; reproduction number LC-USZ62-36613
Event Tags: Apache, Apache Wars, Arizona, Chiricahua Apache Wars, cochise, event, Geronimo, history, Indian Wars, New Mexico, presentation, the national parks store, US history