Dream Week: Buffalo Soldier Day

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Presented by Institute of Texan Cultures at Institute of Texan Cultures, San Antonio TX

Jan 14 2018
Dream Week: Buffalo Soldier Day

After the Civil War, African Americans earned a permanent place in the United States Armed Forces. Many enlisted and were placed in the infantry and cavalry units assigned to the Texas Frontier. There, they scouted and mapped Texas lands; protected settlers, traders and the mail; installed telegraph lines, and carried out dozens of other tasks that shaped early Texas.

 

As part of Dream Week 2018, the UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures is offering visitors a chance to experience life as a Buffalo

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Free as part of Second Sunday

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Regular hours are 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday.

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Institute of Texan Cultures

801 E. Cesar Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78205

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