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Episode 21 - Cochise And Capt Tom Jeffords

Episode 21 - Cochise And Capt Tom Jeffords

Broadcast: 1935
Added: Jan 28 2013

Frontier Fightersdeathless deeds of those valiant, fearless sons of courage who contributed history making efforts to the story of the West.

The history of Arizona fairly bristles with the adventure of ‘Cochise’ the only Indian who successfully defied the authority of the Federal Government for more than a decade. His was a reign of terror that extended from 1860 to 1872.

So terrorised were his victims that their word of mouth descriptions of his renegade exploits practically stopped immigration into Arizona. The Pioneers in Arizona sent a petition to President Ulysses S Grant at the White House in Washington DC President Grant speaks to Major General Howard...