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    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Online field Trip

Ball State Online Field Trip - Buffalo Soldiers

Ball State University Electronic Field Trips Program

Slave - Soldier - Citizen: The Journey of the Buffalo Soldiers Online Field Trip!! Fort Davis NHS Webisodes!

A partnership between Ball State University, National Park Service, National Park Foundation and The African American Experience Fund.

Did You Know?

Fort Davis post hospital about 1885.

Medical treatment at Fort Davis represented state-of-the-art medicine of the 19th century. The soldiers at Fort Davis and other frontier posts probably received medical treatment as good or better than what the average American received at the time.