Quanah Parker

The Trailblazing Story of Legendary Rancher Charles Goodnight Comes to Life at Houston Exhibition

September 6, 2022 | By Gene Fowler

Legendary Texas rancher Charles Goodnight was born in Illinois on March 5, 1836. One day later, in San Antonio de Bexar, the Alamo fell to the Mexican army.

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Quanah Parker and Three of His Wives

May 12, 2022 | By Traces of Texas

Comanche leader Quanah Parker with three of his eight wives at his “Star House” in what is now Cache, Oklahoma, 1892.

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

March 8, 2022 | By Joe Nick Patoski

Warm weather has arrived, and so has the urge for adventure. The first of our two-part spring road trips series takes you on three different journeys: a kolache trail that offers two different routes to find the delicious Czech pastry; a drive following the steel arrows that recall the 19th-century era of Comanche Chief Quanah Parker; and an overnight journey following the historic El Camino Real, also known as the King’s Highway.

The Comanche Medicine Mounds Remain a Spiritual Refuge for the Storied Tribe

December 23, 2021 | By W.K. Stratton

Traces of Texas: Pautchee & His Relationship to Comanche Chief Quanah Parker

August 4, 2020 | By TH Staff  

Around the 1890s, Pautchee, a Comanche man, sat down to be photographed by Daniel P.

The June 2024 cover of Texas Highways: Treasures from the Coast

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