• Along the Washita - 1868 by Gene V. Dougherty

    Washita Battlefield

    National Historic Site Oklahoma

1-23-09 National Parks 2009 Calendars Now Available

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Date: January 23, 2009

National Parks 2009 Calendars now available at Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

The 2009 National Parks Calendars published by Unilever are now available free to the public. These calendars capture the beauty and grandeur of our nation’s iconic treasures. Unilever is a long-time partner of the National Park Foundation and has helped support the preservation and protection of America’s National Parks.

The park has a limited quantity of calendars. They will be distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis. The calendars can be obtained by a simple request from the friendly park staff at the park visitor center, which is open daily from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

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Did You Know?

Pre-dawn Attack

As Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and his men rode towards Black Kettle's camp, they endured four days of blizzard conditions. Several troopers were affected by the inclement weather, including field surgeons, Henry Lippincott and William Renicke, both of whom were stricken with snow blindness.