Buffalo Soldiers

Greater Washington DC Chapter
9th and 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association


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50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act Conference
United States Forest Service
Hyatt Regency Hotel & Albuquerque Convention Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
October 18-19, 2014

Working closely with Mr. Elwood York, United States Forest Service, Wilderness Program Manager,
our Team of Trooper Michael Theard, Trooper Hardrick Crawford and Dr. Eleanor King, Howard University,
Sociology and Anthropology Department, made a presentation re the Buffalo Soldiers and the Wilderness.

50th Anniversary of the Wilderness brief click here

Troopers Theard and Crawford and Dr. King, with our Moderator,
Ms. Roian Matt of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes

(left photo) Mr. Elwood York, Trooper Crawford, Dr. King, Trooper Theard
(right photo) Troopers joined by Ranger Ken Watson, Yosemite National Park, National Park Service

(right photo) Troopers with U.S. Forest Service Rangers at mockup of a Fort Union, New Mexico Civil War encampment

Trooper Crawford inside the Albuquerque Convention Center

Navajo Indian Tribe members performing the Rainbow Dance

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