Buffalo Soldiers Research Museum

Calendar of Events

For more information, contact George Hicks, III.

Past Events

4th Annual Jobs Fair sponsored by the Veterans Planning and Projects Coalition

Friday, March 12, 2010
Coyne American Institute
330 N. Green St.
Chicago, IL 60607

Ampe free parking! If you are a veteran looking to find employment, change employer, or are enrolled in an academic program - this event is perfect for you. Visit one of these websites for additional information:

Dorie Miller Postal Stamp Unveiling Reception

Monday, February 8, 2010
American Legion Post 915
Chicago, IL

The American Legion Post 915 , Department of Illinois, and the U.S. Postal Service will host a reception to unveil the 2010 Distinguished Sailors Stamp series. The stamp series honors four sailors who served with bravery and distinction during the 20th century. Speakers at the reception will include the Post Master from the Chicago District , Gloria Tyson and Leroy Colston, WW2 Black Navy Veterans of the Great Lakes.
Question should be directed to Commander Gary D. Whyte - (773) 860-7013 or Housing Chairman Robert L. Davis - (708) 955-6996

Ninth and Tenth (Horse) Cavalry Association

July 27 - August 1, 2009
"143rd Anniversary Reunion"
Burlington, Vermont

July 28 - Executive Board Meeting
July 29 - Chapter Presidents' Meeting
Ladies Auxiliary Board Meeting
Ladies Auxiliary General Membership Meeting
Welcome Reception at City Hall
July 30 -General Membership Meeting
Welcome Luncheon
Youth Night and Church Service
July 31 - Area tours
August 1 - Fort Ethan Allen Living History Day and Parade
Banquet dinner
Reunion hotel - Sheraton-Burlington (802) 865-6600 or (800) 325-3535

For more information and registration details, contact Rose Mary Graveline - vtbuffalosoldiers@gmail.com or Sharon McCollum - blksatindoll72@hotmail.com

Commander Philpot Appreciation Package

June 18 - 20, 2009
Kansas City, MO

June 18 - Visit the Buffalo Soldiers monument at Lincoln University
June 19 - Trooper Harry Hollowell street dedication at Ft. Leavenworth, KS
June 20 - Banquet Dinner

3 day package - $90
Park Place Hotel, 1601 N. University, KC, MO (816)483-9900
For more information contact Trooper James Madison (816)583-1225 or Trooper Susie Gordon (816)924-2007
GKCLAC, PO Box 300384, Kansas City, MO 64130-0384

Ceremony/burial for Sgt. Cornelius H. Charlton

November 12, 2008
"Research visit - November 7-12, 2008"
Arlington National Cemetery

Research on Dr. John Morton Finney

September 19, 2008
Lincoln University
Jefferson City, MO

Buffalo Soldiers Wreath Laying Ceremony

February 16, 2008 at 9:15am
Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery
Washington, DC

Buffalo Soldiers Research Project

July 20, 2007
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
Elwood, IL

Military funeral honors for Trooper Frederick Williams

9th and 10th (Horse) Cavalry Association 141st Annual Reunion

July 2007
Tuscon, AZ

Fort Robinson History Conference

April 26-28, 2007
Fort Robinson State Park
Crawford, Nebraska

The theme - "Four-Legged Soldiers: The Horse and the Mule in the Plains Wars and Beyond" is a cooperative project of the Nebraska State Historical Society and the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. The conference includes scholarly papers, tours of Fort Robinson and area sites, and social events. Visit www.nebraskahistory.org/sites/fortrob/index.htmfor details.

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