Our park museum will be closed April 15, 2013 till 2014. This will also affect our park orientation film screening; it will be limited to 8-10 visitors at a time. The rest of the park is open for visitation. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Table of Contents for Grades 2-5
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I. Introduction: Cover: Curriculum Materials
II. Fort Davis Comes Alive! History of Fort Davis
III. Meet the People at Fort Davis
IV. 19th-Century Medicine and the Fort Davis Post
Did You Know?
For diversion the troops at Fort Davis had a library, a chapel, and a school, the latter usually presided over by the chaplain. But off-duty pastimes also included gambling, drinking, and sampling the pleasures of the village of Chihuahua just off the fort grounds.