Table of Contents for Grades 9-12


A. Introduction for Teachers

B. A Buffalo Soldier and his Horse
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C. Picturing the Past
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D. Traveling a Superhighway of the 1800s
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E. The “Indian Problem” in 1881
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F. Legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers
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G. War in West Texas
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H. If You Lived at Fort Davis
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I. Travel Through Time
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J. Legacies are Not Left in Graffiti
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K. Overview using Park Handouts: Getting the Most from Your Visit to Fort Davis NHS
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1. The First Fort Davis, 1854-1862
2. African Americans in the Frontier Army
3. Black Recipients of the Medal of Honor from Frontier Indian Wars
4. The Post Hospital at Fort Davis
5. Moving with the Frontier Army: 10th Cavalry Officers’ Wives
6. Park Orientation Brochure (contact park to obtain up to 10 copies)


Last updated: February 24, 2015

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101 Lt. Flipper Dr. #1379

Fort Davis , TX 79734



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