1-23-09 National Parks 2009 Calendars Now Available
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?
As Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and his men rode towards Black Kettle's camp they endured four days of blizzard conditions. Several troops were affected by the inclement weather including field surgeons Henry Lippincott and William Renicke both of whom were stricken with snow blindness.